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NBA Draft 2017: Atlanta Hawks shoot for offense, come away with quality
June 23rd, 2017 at 9:22 AM
***PHOTO1*** Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports The Atlanta Hawks stayed put on Thursday evening, making the three picks (at No. 19, No. 41 and No. 60) that they were assigned prior to the opening bell. New GM Travis Schlenk elected to deploy the Dwight Howard trade...

Pick Analysis: Atlanta Hawks add John Collins to the fold
June 22nd, 2017 at 10:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** Brian Spurlocki-USA TODAY Sports The Atlanta Hawks took John Collins, a 19-year-old big man out of Wake Forest University, with the 19th pick in the first round of Thursday's NBA draft. Collins averaged 19.2 points per game and 9.8 rebounds per game for the...

Atlanta Hawks GM Travis Schlenk stops short of declaring “rebuild” for franchise
June 22nd, 2017 at 8:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports Many assumed that the Atlanta Hawks are heading into a full rebuild on the heels of the Dwight Howard trade earlier this week. However, the man in charge of making that decision won't say, at least publicly, that the direction...

Why trading Dwight Howard was the right thing to do
June 22nd, 2017 at 8:20 AM
***PHOTO1*** Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports The homecoming lasted just one season. On Tuesday night, just 48 hours before the NBA Draft, Hawks center Dwight Howard was traded to the Charlotte Hornets â?? along with the Hawks' No. 31 overall pick â?? for Miles Plumlee,...

NBA draft 2017: Start time, TV schedule, and how to live stream online
June 22nd, 2017 at 4:51 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports The 2017 NBA Draft will get underway at 7 p.m. ET from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The Atlanta Hawks currently hold three picks including the 19th selection of the first round. ... Read Original Post at