The Hawks currently play their home games at Phillips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. During the 2016/17 NBA season, the average regular season home attendance for a Hawks game was 15,958 per game and total attendance for that season amounted to 654,306. The Hawks generated around 169 million U.S. dollars in revenue in the 2015/2016 season. During the same season, the operating income of the Atlanta Hawks amounted to around 9.7 million U.S. dollars and as of 2017, the team’s franchise value stood at approximately 885 million U.S. dollars. The team is currently co-owned by American businessman, Tony Ressler, and former NBA star, Grant Hill.
The Hawks won their only NBA championship to date in 1958 when they were based in St. Louis and have appeared in three other NBA finals, in 1957, 1960, and 1961, losing each one of them to the Boston Celtics. As of September 2017, the Atlanta Hawks had a combined total of around 2.7 million fans and followers on Facebook and Twitter.