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Hawks land Young, trade Doncic’s rights to Mavs

The Atlanta Hawks and Dallas Mavericks have agreed to swap the third and fifth overall picks, according to ESPN. The Hawks will send the third pick, Real Madrid swingman Luka Doncic, to the Mavericks for the fifth pick, point guard Trae Young of Oklahoma, ESPN reported. As part of the deal, the Mavs will send […]


Dedmon opts in with Hawks for $7.2 million

Dewayne Dedmon will be remaining with the Atlanta Hawks, unless he’s traded. The 7-foot center exercised his $7.2 million player option for the 2018-19 season with the team, according to a report by Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports. Hawks center Dewayne Dedmon has exercised his $7.2M player option for next season, league sources tell Yahoo. […]


Pistons offer Hawks’ Rose spot in revamped front office

Malik Rose had a great season with the Erie BayHawks of the G League, earning executive-of-the-year honors. It’s reportedly earned him a promotion, according to a report by Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports. He reports the Detroit Pistons have offered Rose, an executive with the Atlanta Hawks, a role in their revamped front office and […]


Hawks have Doncic at forefront for third pick

Real Madrid’s Luka Doncic has moved to the forefront of the Atlanta Hawks’ internal conversation on the third overall pick in the 2018 NBA draft, according to a report from ESPN. Doncic, the EuroLeague MVP, just finished playing in the Spanish ACB playoffs and will be in the green room during Thursday night’s draft. At 6-foot-7, Doncic finished […]


Hawks making Schroder, Bazemore available in trade talks

The Atlanta Hawks are making point guard Dennis Schroder and swingman Kent Bazemore available in trade talks, according to a report from Sports Illustrated. The Hawks own the third overall pick in the 2018 NBA draft and are high on Oklahoma’s Trae Young. Schroder has $46 million remaining on his contract through 2021. The Hawks have concerns […]


Nuggets want to trade Faried, could talk with Hawks

The Denver Nuggets are aggressively seeking to shed salary by trading forward Kenneth Faried and the Atlanta Hawks are willing to accommodate them for the right price, according to report from the Atlanta Journal Constitution. Faried is owed $13.8 million in 2018-19, the final year of his deal. The big man fell out of Denver’s rotation […]


Bagley III, Bamba to work out for Hawks

The auditions continue for the Atlanta Hawks, and the big names just keeping coming in. In fact, two of the biggest are scheduled to take part in separate workouts for the Hawks on Thursday — with Duke forward Marvin Bagley III and Texas center Mohamed Bamba coming to town. The Hawks hold the third overall […]


Hawks bring in Jackson Jr., others for workout

Projected top-five pick and former Michigan State forward Jaren Jackson Jr. will work out for the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday, the team announced in a press release. Jackson will conduct an individual workout, shortly after the team stages a group workout. The Hawks own the No. 3 overall pick in the draft and Jackson is […]


Hawks bringing in Young for pre-draft workout

Projected lottery pick Trae Young will work out for the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday, the team announced on its website. Young is a dynamic point guard from Oklahoma, where he became the first freshman to lead the nation in scoring (27.4) and assists (8.7). He is expected to be selected later than the Hawks’ pick […]


Allen, five others to work out for Hawks on Sunday

The Atlanta Hawks have been one of the most active teams in conducting pre-draft workouts. With five picks in the upcoming NBA draft, that makes sense. That trend will continue Sunday as Atlanta will host six more players for a communal workout, according to the team. Weekend grind. Check out tomorrow's list for Day 1⃣1⃣ […]


Spellman, Welsh among latest to work out for Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks will continue their thorough pre-draft workouts with another contingent of potential second-round picks coming to town Wednesday. The Hawks will work out Missouri State forward Alize Johnson, Colorado guard George King, Villanova foward Omari Spellman, Rhode Island guard Jared Terrell, UCLA center Thomas Welsh and international forward Billy Preston (Bosnia), the team […]


Hawks to host six in pre-draft workout

The Atlanta Hawks will hold a pre-draft workout Tuesday at the Emory Sports Medicine Complex that will feature six players. The players participating will be Elijah Brown of Oregon, Trevon Bluiett of Xavier, Melvin Frazier of Tulane, Yante Maten of Georgia, Elija Stewart of Southern California and Isaiah Wilkins of Virginia. Brown is the son […]


Hawks guard Dorsey charged with DUI in Oregon

Atlanta Hawks guard Tyler Dorsey was charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants over the weekend, according to a report from Atlanta-based KVAL.com. The incident took place near Eugene, Ore., where Dorsey played collegiately. “The vehicle came to a rolling stop, and then rolled forward again before coming to a complete stop,” the police […]


Beasley drawing interest from Hawks, Suns, others

Multiple teams are eyeing New York Knicks free-agent-to-be Michael Beasley, according to the New York Post. Beasley, 29, signed a one-year contract with the Knicks before the start of this past season. He averaged an underrated 13.2 points and 5.6 rebounds in 74 games. Per the Post report from Marc Berman, the Phoenix Suns and […]