Snow, ice strand Atlanta commuters, school kids – USA TODAY

USA TODAYATLANTA — The Georgia National Guard was out in force Wednesday to rescue motorists trapped all night in their cars on Atlanta’s icebound freeways from a harsh winter storm … Read More

Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M rally from 21 down to beat Duke 52-48 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYATLANTA — If this was Johnny Manziel’s final college game, it was everything his career has been: Unpredictable, volatile and so, so entertaining. It also couldn’t have been a … Read More

Atlanta Hawks’ Al Horford needs season-ending surgery – USA TODAY

USA TODAYATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford will have season-ending surgery on Tuesday to repair a torn chest muscle. Horford, the Hawks’ leading scorer and rebounder, tore his … Read More

Hawks pull away to top cold-shooting Kobe, Lakers – USA TODAY

USA TODAYATLANTA (AP) — DeMarre Carroll shadowed Kobe Bryant from one end of the court to the other, leading Atlanta’s defensive effort that eventually wore down the Lakers and their … Read More

Thunder may have assembled best team yet – USA TODAY

USA TODAYATLANTA – With Tuesday’s 101-92 win over the Atlanta Hawks, the Oklahoma City Thunder improve to 16-4, good for the second-best record in the Western Conference. However, more than … Read More

Auburn wins SEC, stakes BCS championship claim – USA TODAY

USA TODAYATLANTA — From last to first. From winless in the Southeastern Conference to confetti-splashed champions. From dysfunction to destiny. The story of Auburn’s turnaround was too improbable to dream, … Read More