Trae Young is coming off of an incredible rookie season. He came in 2nd for Rookie of the Year after averaging 19.1 points, 8.1 assists, and 3.7 rebounds per game. Trae has worked on his game a lot this offseason. He constantly played in pick up games and played in
Atlanta's very own Trae Young and John Collins were invited to play in the Drew League in Los Angeles. Trae accepted the invite and showed up to play. Trae would play for the team BB4L. They matched up against Public Enemy, led by the Clippers' Montrez Harrell and the reigning
With all of the build up leading to this year's NBA draft, I decided to put together my list of the best rookie seasons the Hawks franchise has ever seen. The Hawks have drafted many legends and hopefully, future legends.
#10 Josh Smith
Josh Smith was selected by Atlanta in the 1st
The Hawks finally have a player the city can rally around.
I've probably said it before, but I'll go ahead and admit it again. I was not a fan of the Draft night trade that saw Trae Young come to Atlanta. Admittedly, I am not a College Basketball guy. Yes the
Back on June 21, 2018, Hawks General Manager Travis Schlenk made a trade that shocked the NBA world. With Luka Doncic sitting on the board at 3rd overall, the Hawks decided to pass on the youngest ever Euro League MVP and ultimately dealt his draft rights to the Dallas Mavericks
On June 21,2018 the Atlanta Hawks traded the 3rd overall pick to the Dallas Mavericks for the 5th overall pick: Trae Young. People questioned the pick over the blooming European star Luka Doncic, but Young's notoriety and stardom has made the pick worth it for Atlanta.
Trae Young has been featured
The Hawks stunned the NBA world when they traded the youngest Euro League MVP ever, Luka Doncic for Trae Young and another first round pick in next year's draft (top 5 protected). Many already are writing the Hawks off as losers by a land-slide in this trade. The critics of