Atlanta Hawks to increase seating capacity in second half of season

The Atlanta Hawks have their sights set on capturing a playoff berth — and they’ll have more fans to cheer them on in the second half of the regular season. State Farm Arena will increase seating capacity to 3,000 fans, starting with Friday night’s home game against the Sacramento Kings, according to Hawks CEO Steve Koonin. It’s an increase of almost double after hosting as many as 1,600 fans during the first half of the season. The Hawks (16-20) have gradually increased attendance at…

The Atlanta Hawks have their sights set on capturing a playoff berth — and they’ll have more fans to cheer them on in the second half of the regular season. State Farm Arena will increase seating capacity to 3,000 fans, starting with Friday night’s home game against the Sacramento Kings, according to Hawks CEO Steve Koonin. It’s an increase of almost double after hosting as many as 1,600 fans during the first half of the season. The Hawks (16-20) have gradually increased attendance at…

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