On today’s edition of the Premium Hoops podcast, Mark and Nate are joined by Andrew Kelly of Peachtree Hoops to discuss the Atlanta Hawks, Trae Young, and the budding core. Andrew was part of a great piece on The Athletic with Chris Kirschner on Atlanta’s off-season. Go give it a read!
Atlanta Hawks Off-Season:
- Trae Young’s development and the efficacy of heliocentrism
- John Collins’ fit with Clint Capela. How does Collins fir moving forward?
- Is Kevin Huerter the longterm backcourt partner for Trae Young?
- Cam Reddish’s upside and his growth throughout the season
- De’Andre Hunter’s rookie year: the good and bad. How does he function with the Hawks moving forward?
- Are there almost too many young players on the roster to develop them?
- Free agency targets and the opportunity to overpay on one year deals
- Trade targets that would make sense in Atlanta – Victor Oladipo and De’Anthony Melton
- Draft targets for the Hawks – Isaac Okoro, Devin Vassell, Deni Avdija, and more
- Expectations for the Atlanta Hawks next season – can they force their way into the playoff picture? More importantly, should they?
We cover a ton in this pod, one of our most in depth off-season review pods. Major thanks to Andrew for joining us to discuss the Hawks! Enjoy the pod!
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