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Atlanta Hawks Waive Center Deyonta Davis Ahead of Draft

A quick recap of the news that Atlanta Hawks center Deyonta Davis will not be returning to the team next season. The Atlanta Hawks announced on Monday that short-term backup center Deyonta Davis had been waived ahead of the 2019 NBA Draft. Davis only played 9 games with the Hawks last season, logging...

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2019 NBA Draft: Atlanta Hawks Ranked as Best Landing Spot for Matisse Thybulle

A quick primer on potentially one of the best fits for the Atlanta Hawks in the 2019 NBA Draft. Matisse Thybulle out of Washington produced one of the single-best defensive seasons in NCAA history last year. Due to that simple fact, the Atlanta Hawks were recently ranked as the best landing spot for...

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4 days ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

Draft Roundtable: Which players should the Hawks target at No. 35, No. 41 and No. 44?

Let’s talk about the second round. The 2019 NBA Draft is rapidly approaching and the Peachtree Hoops crew gathered in roundtable fashion to answer some interesting questions before June 20 arrives. In the first installment, we glance at some players the Hawks should be targeting with their trio of...

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4 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

2019 NBA Draft: Atlanta Hawks Want to Trade Up for Jarrett Culver

Exploring the recent news that the Atlanta Hawks are angling to move up in the 2019 NBA Draft to select a specific player. The Atlanta Hawks hold six picks in the 2019 NBA Draft, the most of any team in this year’s “watered-down” draft pool. Recently, the team traded away Taurean Prince...

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4 days ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

2019 NBA Draft scouting report: Brandon Clarke

Before the 2019 NBA Draft arrives, Peachtree Hoops will break down more than 75 available prospects with an eye toward what the Atlanta Hawks may look to do in late June. This editions centers on Gonzaga big man Brandon Clarke. Brandon Clarke sits reasonably in range of both of Atlanta’s first two...

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4 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

2019 NBA Draft scouting report: Darius Garland

Before the 2019 NBA Draft arrives, Peachtree Hoops will break down more than 75 available prospects with an eye toward what the Atlanta Hawks may look to do in late June. This edition focuses on Vanderbilt point guard Darius Garland. Darius Garland’s college career was truncated, both when compared...

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4 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

WNBA Facts & Figures: The Numbers Behind Atlanta's Slow Start

At 1-4, the Atlanta Dream are off to a disappointing start. The offense has been particularly poor; here's just how bad Atlanta has been and what it needs to do to turn things around.

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4 days ago, Hashtag Basketball, Atlanta Hawks

2019 NBA Draft Rumors: Hawks Eyeing Trade Up from No. 8 for Jarrett Culver

The Atlanta Hawks aim to utilize their 2019 NBA draft capital to move up and select Texas Tech star Jarrett Culver , according to Sports Illustrated 's Jeremy Woo . Atlanta owns the Nos...

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5 days ago, Bleacher Report, Atlanta Hawks

2019 NBA Draft: Multiple Players Could Fall to #17 for Atlanta Hawks

A swift look at some top-tier talents that might fall to the Atlanta Hawks at #17 overall in the 2019 NBA Draft. Beyond the top 3 picks in the 2019 NBA Draft, there seems to be little consensus on the best prospects or what each team in the lottery values with their first round selection. […] 2019...

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5 days ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

Atlanta Hawks: Cam Reddish would be a welcome addition

With three first round picks in the 2019 NBA Draft, the Atlanta Hawks have options. One option is Duke forward Cam Reddish, who could be a welcomed addition. In order to hit a home run with one of their first round picks in the 2019 NBA Draft, the Atlanta Hawks are going to have to […] Atlanta...

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5 days ago, Hoops Habit, Atlanta Hawks

Mock Draft: Bitadze, Clarke included in first round trio for Hawks

An interesting haul with a great value at No. 17 overall. With less than two weeks until the 2019 NBA Draft, projections are still adjusting to the new reality for the Atlanta Hawks. The team now owns three top-17 picks after the much-ballyhooed trade involving Taurean Prince, and the presence of six...

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5 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

Hawks reportedly centering on Jarrett Culver as ‘primary target’ in trade

After the team executed a high-profile trade in early June, rumors swirled around the Atlanta Hawks with regard to additional moves within the first round of the 2019 NBA Draft. One such theory centered on the team packaging assets for a potential move up the board and, on Tuesday, Jeremy Woo of Sports...

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5 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

2019 NBA Draft: 3 Atlanta Hawks Backup Point Guard Options in Second Round

The Atlanta Hawks have a need for a backup point guard next season. Should they address that need in the second round of the 2019 NBA Draft? During the 2018-19 NBA season, the Atlanta Hawks first employed Jeremy Lin as the team’s backup point guard before buying him out (allowing him to sign with...

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5 days ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

2019 NBA Draft scouting report: Coby White

Before the 2019 NBA Draft arrives, Peachtree Hoops will break down more than 70 available prospects with an eye toward what the Atlanta Hawks may look to do in late June. This edition details North Carolina guard Coby White. Coby White’s size/skill set/position combination likely represents something...

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5 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

Atlanta Hawks Waive Forward Deyonta Davis

Atlanta Hawks Waive Forward Deyonta Davis

The Atlanta Hawks have waived forward Deyonta Davis, the team announced in a press release. Davis played nine games for the club after inking a pair of 10-day deals with the team last season and eventually a mutliyear non-guaranteed deal. The 2019-20 year of that deal, of course, was fully non-guaranteed...

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5 days ago, SLAM Magazine, Atlanta Hawks

Atlanta Hawks Request Waivers on Deyonta Davis

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club has requested waivers on forward Deyonta Davis, it was announced today.

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6 days ago, Atlanta Hawks, Atlanta Hawks

Hawks have been awfully busy with pre-draft workouts

With six of the top 44 picks in the 2019 NBA Draft, the Hawks have been understandably busy when it comes to bringing in prospects for pre-draft workouts. While Atlanta is unlikely to keep all six of its selections, the club is doing its due diligence on players who might be available at each spot —...

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6 days ago, Yardbarker, Atlanta Hawks

Hawks waive Deyonta Davis

Curious timing, to say the least. After a big trade shifted the landscape of the NBA world last week, the Atlanta Hawks have made a much smaller move to open up this week. On Monday, the team announced that they have waived center Deyonta Davis. Davis featured in nine games in the last few weeks of the...

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6 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

Atlanta Hawks: 3 Reasons Why Signing Seth Curry Should Be a Priority

An in-depth look at why the Atlanta Hawks should consider signing Seth Curry in free agency this offseason. The Atlanta Hawks season may be over but they are slated to have a busy offseason which could be another stepping stone in their rebuild. Atlanta finished the season in fifth place in the Southeast...

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6 days ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

2019 NBA Draft scouting report: Sekou Doumbouya

For many, the highest rated international prospect in this draft class Before the 2019 NBA Draft arrives, Peachtree Hoops will break down more than 70 available prospects with an eye toward what the Atlanta Hawks may look to do in late June. This installment examines French forward Sekou Doumbouya. There...

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6 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

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