Tag: presser

Original Free Kick: Atlanta United Pity Martinez preseason presser (1.17.20) #sportsinquirer #atlutd #uniteandconquer #mls #majorleaguesoccer @atlutd @mls

Atlanta United midfielder Pity Martinez (left) handles ball in contest against New York City FC in Atlanta on August 11, 2019.
Photo credit: AJ Reynolds (Atlanta United)

The Sports Inquirer attended the preseason presser of Atlanta United midfielder Pity Martinez before the team’s practice Jan. 17.

Topics included Martinez’s off-season physical training, the team preparing for the 2020 campaign, working alongside teammate Ezequiel Barco, interest in playing in Europe and expectations for the upcoming season.

Backdoor Cut: Atlanta Hawks Lloyd Pierce post-practice presser (1.15.20) #sportsinquirer #atlhawks #truetoatlanta

Atlanta Hawks head coach Lloyd Pierce
Photo credit: Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta Hawks head coach Lloyd Pierce following the team’s practice Jan. 15. Atlanta earned a 123-110 home win over Phoenix Jan. 14.

Topics included the victory, the overall health of Atlanta improving with the availability of John Collins, Kevin Huerter and Trae Young at the same time and Huerter’s rebounding and defensive effort.

Backdoor Cut: Atlanta Hawks Kevin Huerter post-practice presser (1.15.20) #sportsinquirer #atlhawks #truetoatlanta

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta Hawks guard Kevin Huerter following the team’s practice Jan. 15. He scored 23 points along with a team-high 15 rebounds and eight assists in Atlanta’s 123-110 home win over Phoenix Jan. 14.

Topics included the victory, the overall health of Atlanta improving with the availability of teammates John Collins and Trae Young and Huerter’s work on rebounding and defense.