ATLANTA - OCTOBER 21: Al Horford #15 of the Atlanta Hawks battles for a rebound against Joel Anthony #50 of the Miami Heat at Philips Arena on October 21 2010 in Atlanta Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Sadly I will not be able to attend this on Saturday. I would love for someone that is able to go to recap the event for us with a fan post.
Via Hawks Press Release:
ATLANTA, GA ----- The Atlanta Hawks are hosting their annual "Paint the Town" event at Lenox Mall on Saturday, October 23 (beginning at 12:30 p.m.) to tip off the 2010-11 NBA season and all of Atlanta is invited.
Fans will have the chance to meet and mingle with their favorite players at a number of stores throughout the mall, including Faconnable, Game Stop, adidas Originals Store, Chick-fil-A®, Coca-Cola Corner (located in the food court), as well as outside on the Paint the Town Central basketball courts. Additionally, fans will be able to enjoy a number of interactive games, inflatables and more. Team mascots and members of the Hawks Cheerleaders will also be on-hand and available for photos and autographs. Games and inflatables will be set up beginning at 12:30 p.m., with players scheduled to arrive at 2:30 p.m.
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At 3:30 p.m., players and coaches are scheduled to convene near the Paint the Town basketball courts for a free autograph session. Prior to the autograph signing fans can meet their favorite Hawks at the following locations: