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Trae Young Named Finalist for Kia NBA Rookie of the Year

NEW YORK -– The NBA today announced the finalists for six awards that honor top performers from the 2018-19 regular season: Kia NBA Most Valuable Player, Kia NBA Rookie of the Year, Kia NBA...

Atlanta Hawks Nab 8th & 10th Pick – What’s Next

Author: Kevin L. Chouinard (@KLChouinard) The Hawks split their lottery luck in Chicago Tuesday night. As a result, they now hold the rights to five picks in the 2019 NBA Draft: two in the Top...

Atlanta Hawks Secure Picks No. 8 and 10 in 2019 NBA Draft Lottery

The Atlanta Hawks secured the eighth and 10th overall picks at NBA Draft Lottery 2019 presented by State Farm, which was conducted earlier tonight in Chicago. The eighth pick is Atlanta’s own pick, while...

Hip-Hop Superstar 2 Chainz To Join The Ownership Group of College Park Skyhawks

COLLEGE PARK, GA -– The Atlanta Hawks have announced that GRAMMY® Award-winning recording artist Tauheed “2 Chainz” Epps has agreed to join the ownership team of the Hawks’ new NBA G League affiliate, the...

Hawks 2019 Draft Lottery Odds Explained

The Hawks could have as many as five picks in the 2019 NBA Draft. The verdict on whether or not that will happen comes Tuesday.   The NBA regular season ended Apr. 10 and the NBA broke its draft ties...

2019 Pre-Draft Workouts: Day Eight

The Atlanta Hawks are conducting a pre-draft workouts. Check out who will be working out: Friday, May 10 (Day eight) Tyler Cook (Iowa) – Forward – 6-9, 250  An early-entry candidate ▪ Played three seasons at Iowa, and...

2019 Pre-Draft Workouts: Day Seven

The Atlanta Hawks are conducting a pre-draft workouts. Check out who will be working out: Thursday, May 9 (Day seven) Silvio De Sousa (Kansas) – Forward – 6-9, 245 Last name is pronounced “deh-SOE-suh” ▪ An early-entry candidate...

2019 Pre-Draft Workouts: Day Six

The Atlanta Hawks are conducting a pre-draft workouts. Check out who will be working out: Wednesday, May 8 (Day six) Phil Booth (Villanova) – Guard – 6-3, 194 Played five seasons at Villanova, and as a senior last...

2019 Pre-Draft Workouts: Day Five

The Atlanta Hawks are conducting a pre-draft workouts. Check out who will be working out: Tuesday, May 7 (Day five) Ronshad Allen-Shabazz (Appalachian State) – Guard – 6-5, 217 Spent four years at Appalachian State, finishing first in...

Five Things to Know About Miles Plumlee’s 2018-19 Season

Story by KL ChouinardTwitter: @KLChouinard   1) A left knee injury limited Miles. Plumlee played in 18 games of the 2018-19 season. By the end of the regular season, Plumlee had not returned to game action, but remained...

Five Things to Know About Justin Anderson’s 2018-19 Season

  2) Justin hit his stride near the end of the season. In his only appearance of the 2018-19 season that saw him play over 30 minutes, Anderson scored 24 points and grabbed 12 rebounds at home over Milwaukee on...

Five Things to Know About Deyonta Davis’ 2018-19 Season

  3) Deyonta teamed up with Vince Carter for a second time in his career: Davis and Carter were also teammates during the 2016-17 season with the Memphis Grizzlies. "We just picked up where we left off,"...

Six Things to Know About Omari Spellman’s 2018-19 Season

2) Omari, on a story from his rookie season that he will share with his grandkids someday: "I would probably tell them about how I was having a good game in Washington, started smelling myself...

2019 Pre-Draft Workouts: Day Three

The Atlanta Hawks are conducting a pre-draft workouts. Check out who will be working out: Friday, May 3 (Day three) Nathan Knight (William & Mary) – Forward/Center – 6-10, 247 An early-entry candidate ▪ Played three seasons at...

Five Things To Know About Alex Len’s 2018-19 Season

Author: Kevin L. Chouinard (@KLChouinard) 1) Alex developed a three-point shot.  While he was with the Phoenix Suns, Len made 6 of 25 three-pointers in five seasons. In Atlanta, Len had a green light to fire...

Five Things to Know About Vince Carter’s 2018-19 Season

3) Vince played in 76 games.  For some context, Carter was essentially the oldest non-center in NBA history. Only four other players have entered an NBA game at age 42 or older, and they all...

2019 Pre-Draft Workouts: Day Two

The Atlanta Hawks are conducting a pre-draft workouts. Check out who will be working out: Wednesday, May 1 (Day two) Ky Bowman (Boston College) – Guard – 6-1, 188 An early-entry candidate ▪ Has played three years for...

Five Facts About Dewayne Dedmon’s 2018-19 Season

2) Before coming to Atlanta, Dewayne was 0 for 1 on threes in his career. In two seasons in Atlanta, Dewayne has made 133 of 358 threes (37.2 percent). This season, Dedmon made 83 of...

2019 Pre-Draft Workouts: Day One

The Atlanta Hawks are conducting a pre-draft workouts beginning tomorrow. Check out who will be working out: Tuesday, April 29 (Day one) Kyle Allman, Jr. (Cal State Fullerton) – Guard – 6-3, 175 Jordan Caroline (Nevada) – Forward...

Five Things to Know About Kent Bazemore’s 2018-19 Season

2) Kent was one of four Hawks to score 30 or more points in a game this season.    Trae Young, Alex Len and John Collins also achieved the feat.    Bazemore's career-high coming into the season was...

Five Things To Know About Alex Poythress’ 2018-19 Season

Author: Kevin L. Chouinard (@KLCHouinard) 1) Alex played the 2018-19 season on a two-way contract.  Poythress split his time between the Hawks and the Erie BayHawks of the G League. In 18 games with Erie, Poythress averaged...

Five Facts To Note About Jaylen Adams’ 2018-19 Season

Author: Kevin L Chouinard (@KLChouinard) 1) Jaylen signed an NBA contract Feb. 20 after starting the season on a two-way deal.  Adams began 2018-19 on a two-way contract that saw him split time between the Hawks...

Five Important Facts About DeAndre’ Bembry’s 2018-19 Season

  1) DeAndre' was the only Hawk to play in all 82 games.  After playing 38 games in his rookie season and 26 in his sophomore campaign, Bembry went wire-to-wire for the Hawks in 2018-19. "I needed...

Seven Ways Taurean Prince Has Shown Growth In 2018-19

5) Taurean, in his own words, on what he will work on this summer   "I've got me a little sheet right here," Prince quipped, motioning to an individualized handout Lloyd Pierce made for each of...

Eight Things We Learned About Collins’ Sophomore Season

2) John had an ultra-rare season. For the season, Collins averaged 19.5 points and 9.8 rebounds per game, while shooting 56.0 percent from the field and 34.8 percent from the field.In the history of...

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