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A list of the best Atlanta Hawks of all time. The Atlanta Hawks began as the Buffalo Bison in 1946. After bouncing around and changing names a few times, before landing in St. Louis in 1955. Those years in St. Louis featured a number of the greatest players in Hawks history. Hall of Famer Bob Pettit was the star of those Hawks teams of the late '50s and the Hawks captured the franchise's only title in 1958 behind their all star forward. 

The team moved to Atlanta in 1968 where it has remained since. a handful of all stars and even Hall of Famers played for the Hawks during its time in Atlanta. However, despite having a number of great players, the Hawks have never advanced past the second round of the playoffs in the Atlanta era. Dominique Wilkins led some of the entertaining Atlanta teams in the 1980s. Wilkins is one of the most popular players in Hawks history, and one if its best. The high flying Wilkins was a prolific scorer and multiple time slam dunk champion. Doc Rivers, Tree Rollins and Spud Webb are other players who are considered some of the best Hawks ever and some of the best players of all time. More recently, Joe Johnson, Al Horford and Josh Smith are all star players who have led the Hawks and are some of the best players of the past decade.

This is the list of the best Atlanta Hawks of all time. If you see someone who is missing from this list, feel free to add him to this list. Vote or rerank this list according to who you think is the greatest Atlanta Hawks player of all time is. 

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Dominique Wilkins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Dominique Wilkins Small forward

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Pete Maravich is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time

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Dikembe Mutombo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time

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Bob Pettit is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Bob Pettit Power forward, Center

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Moses Malone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Moses Malone Power forward, Center

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Spud Webb is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Spud Webb Point guard

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Joe Johnson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Joe Johnson Point guard, Shooting guard, Small forward

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Paul Millsap is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Paul Millsap Power forward

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Doc Rivers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Doc Rivers Point guard

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Al Horford is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Al Horford Small forward, Power forward, Center

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Lenny Wilkens is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Lenny Wilkens Point guard

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Lou Hudson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Lou Hudson Shooting guard, Small forward

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Mookie Blaylock is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Mookie Blaylock Point guard

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Kevin Willis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Kevin Willis Power forward, Center

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Jeff Teague is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Jeff Teague Point guard

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Kyle Korver is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Kyle Korver Shooting guard, Small forward

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Steve Smith is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Steve Smith Shooting guard

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Josh Smith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Josh Smith Power forward

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Tree Rollins is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Tree Rollins Center

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Walt Bellamy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Walt Bellamy Power forward, Center

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Jason Terry is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Jason Terry Point guard, Shooting guard

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Dennis Schröder is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time

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Cliff Hagan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Cliff Hagan Shooting guard, Small forward

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Christian Laettner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Christian Laettner Power forward, Center

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Dan Roundfield is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Dan Roundfield Power forward, Center

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Jamal Crawford is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Jamal Crawford Point guard, Shooting guard

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Stacey Augmon is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Stacey Augmon Shooting guard, Small forward

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Kent Bazemore is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Kent Bazemore Shooting guard

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Tracy McGrady is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Tracy McGrady Shooting guard, Small forward

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Dwight Howard is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Dwight Howard Power forward, Center

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Mike Bibby is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Mike Bibby Point guard

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John Drew is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time

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Shareef Abdur-Rahim is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Shareef Abdur-Rahim Power forward

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Zaza Pachulia is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Zaza Pachulia Center

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Tim Hardaway, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time

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Marvin Williams is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Marvin Williams Small forward, Power forward

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Antoine Carr is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Antoine Carr Power forward, Center

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DeMarre Carroll is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
DeMarre Carroll Small forward

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Zelmo Beaty is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Zelmo Beaty Center

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Chuck Share is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Chuck Share Center

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Tyronn Lue is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Tyronn Lue Point guard

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Elton Brand is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Elton Brand Power forward

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Thabo Sefolosha is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Thabo Sefolosha Shooting guard, Small forward

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Rasheed Wallace is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Rasheed Wallace Small forward, Power forward, Center

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Kirk Hinrich is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Kirk Hinrich Point guard, Shooting guard

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Jerry Stackhouse is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Jerry Stackhouse Shooting guard, Small forward

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Louis Williams is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Louis Williams Point guard, Shooting guard

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Boris Diaw is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Boris Diaw Point guard, Power forward, Center

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Jon Koncak is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Jon Koncak Center

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Mike Scott is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Atlanta Hawks of All Time
Mike Scott Forward, Power forward