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Hawks Announce Additions To Coaching Staff

 The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club has named Melvin Hunt, Chris Jent, Greg Foster, Marlon Garnett and Matt Hill as assistant coaches on Head Coach Lloyd Pierce’s coaching staff. Nate Babcock has also been added as Special Assistant to the Head Coach. “When we set out to assemble a staff, we were

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Hawks Announce Additions To Coaching Staff

 The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club has named Melvin Hunt, Chris Jent, Greg Foster, Marlon Garnett and Matt Hill as assistant coaches on Head Coach Lloyd Pierce’s coaching staff. Nate Babcock has also been added as Special Assistant to the Head Coach. “When we set out to assemble a staff, we were

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Once a dirty word, now Derrick Williams hopes ‘tweener’ status gets him back to NBA

AUBURN HILLS – When Derrick Williams came out of Arizona after rocketing to national attention with a dynamic NCAA tournament, there was one overriding question about his NBA future: his position. Was he a small forward or was he a power forward? “I st…

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Kevin Knox Sees Himself Fitting in Perfectly in Today’s NBA

Kevin Knox’s dream-come-true night of getting selected in the NBA Draft will come nearly two months prior to his 19th birthday as he is the second-youngest player available to NBA teams. Clearly mature well beyond his years, a calm, composed and certainly confident Knox said his age should play no

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Kevin Knox Sees Himself Fitting in Perfectly in Today’s NBA

Kevin Knox’s dream-come-true night of getting selected in the NBA Draft will come nearly two months prior to his 19th birthday as he is the second-youngest player available to NBA teams. Clearly mature well beyond his years, a calm, composed and certainly confident Knox said his age should play no

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Kevin Knox Sees Himself Fitting in Perfectly in Today’s NBA

Kevin Knox’s dream-come-true night of getting selected in the NBA Draft will come nearly two months prior to his 19th birthday as he is the second-youngest player available to NBA teams. Clearly mature well beyond his years, a calm, composed and certainly confident Knox said his age should play no

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NBA Mock Draft Roundup 2.0

In our second version of the NBA Mock Draft roundup, we take a closer look at who the Wizards are projected to take with the No. 15 pick. ESPN: F Kevin Knox, Kentucky ”With Markieff Morris approaching the final year of his contract, the Wizards could v…

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Deandre Ayton’s superior size and talent should make instant impact in NBA

Boyle’s plan was to front Ayton and try to prevent him from catching the ball anywhere close to the basket. A second defender was always nearby to help and try to turn Ayton into a passer, a skill Boyle thinks Ayton hasn’t mastered — yet. “I played with Danny Manning,” Boyle said. “Danny was

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Deandre Ayton’s superior size and talent should make instant impact in NBA

Boyle’s plan was to front Ayton and try to prevent him from catching the ball anywhere close to the basket. A second defender was always nearby to help and try to turn Ayton into a passer, a skill Boyle thinks Ayton hasn’t mastered — yet. “I played with Danny Manning,” Boyle said. “Danny was

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Wendell Carter Jr. is ready to show the NBA what he can do

The NBA is a big stage. It’s where you can become a star. But when the show is over and the audience is on its feet in appreciation, everyone in the cast is taking bows. Perhaps that’s the foremost strength of Wendell Carter Jr., the Duke center who is projected as a possible Bulls draft selection

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Draft Profile: Will Michael Porter Jr. Meet NBA Expectations?

The Hawks hold the rights to the and picks in the upcoming June 21 . At Hawks.com, we’ll be talking to some of the writers and bloggers who watched some of this year’s key prospects most closely.  Today we speak to Alec Lewis, former Missouri beat writer for the , about University of Missouri

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Top 5 Moments From the 2017-18 Season

BOSTON – The Boston Celtics closed the book on the 2017-18 season Sunday night as their 245-day journey from Day 1 of training camp to Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals came to an end. Along the way, the C’s produced countless unforgettable moments, from individual triumphs, to gritty comeback

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Top 5 Moments From the 2017-18 Season

BOSTON – The Boston Celtics closed the book on the 2017-18 season Sunday night as their 245-day journey from Day 1 of training camp to Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals came to an end. Along the way, the C’s produced countless unforgettable moments, from individual triumphs, to gritty comeback

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With Stefanski in place, Pistons priorities could shift to landing a coach first

And one more reason a coach might be the next hire we hear about: The Pistons have 12 players under contract for next season who at one time or another last season had a spot in their rotation. That means two things: That there might not be vast roster…

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Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kevin Love still in concussion protocol, status unclear for Game 1

– Out of sight, out of mind. And mouths, apparently.  That’s how it was for Cleveland forward Kevin Love Wednesday. Love did not participate in the 2018 Finals “media day” interview availability at Oracle Arena because he remains in the NBA’s concussion protocol. He wasn’t even the topic

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Kuzma Heads to China to Celebrate NBA Finals and Support Youth Development Initiatives

– NBA China today announced that Harrison Barnes of the Dallas Mavericks, , and Naismith Basketball Hall of Famer David Robinson will visit China from June 1 to 9 to celebrate the NBA Finals 2018 with Chinese fans and support the continued growth of ba…

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