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Hawks Transfer Josh Magette Back From Erie

Nov 22, 2017 1:38 PM

The Atlanta Hawks announced that Josh Magette has been transferred from the Erie BayHawks of the NBA G League back to the Hawks, as part of his two-way contract.

Magette, who was transferred to Erie on October 30, has started eight games with the BayHawks, averaging 17.4 points, a league-leading 11.1 assists, 4.4 rebounds and 1.5 steals in 35.9 minutes. He’s also appeared in five games with the Hawks.

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Hawks Sign Tyler Cavanaugh To Two-Way Contract

Nov 5, 2017 12:58 PM

The Atlanta Hawks have signed Tyler Cavanaugh to a two-way contract.

Cavanaugh has played in one game this season for the Erie BayHawks, Atlanta’s G League affiliate, compiling 19 points, 11 rebounds, one block and one steal in 35 minutes (8-13 FGs, 3-5 3FGs). He was also a member of the Hawks’ Summer League team, competing in Las Vegas this past July. He originally signed with the Hawks on September 6, 2017, appeared in four preseason contests, and was waived on October 13, 2017.

He spent his first two college seasons at Wake Forest before transferring to George Washington. 

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Hawks Transfer Josh Magette To G-League

Oct 30, 2017 2:58 PM

The Atlanta Hawks have Josh Magette to the Erie BayHawks, the team’s G League affiliate.

Magette, who is on a two-way contract, has appeared in five games for the Hawks.

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DeAndre' Bembry Out 4-6 Weeks With Wrist Surgery

Oct 24, 2017 5:07 PM

DeAndre’ Bembry underwent surgery on his fractured right wrist at Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center. 

Bembry suffered the injury on October 18 at Dallas. 

Bembry is expected to be out four-to-six weeks and his status will be updated as appropriate.

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DeAndre' Bembry Suffers Right Wrist Fracture

Oct 20, 2017 5:18 PM

DeAndre' Bembry has suffered a right wrist fracture.

Bembry also had a triceps injury before the start of camp.

Bemdry will return to Atlanta following tonight’s game in Charlotte and meet with team physicians from Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center on Monday, Oct. 23rd.

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Hawks Hire Michelle Leftwich As VP Of Salary Cap Administration

Oct 19, 2017 2:04 PM

The Atlanta Hawks will hire Michelle Leftwich as a vice president of salary cap administration.

Leftwich joined the NBA league office in 1996 and was vice president and assistant general counsel.

The Hawks hired Travis Schlenk as general manager in the offseason.

Leftwich will join the Hawks next month.

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Hawks Agree Upon Two-Year Deal With Isaiah Taylor

Oct 16, 2017 5:59 PM

The Atlanta Hawks have agreed upon a two-year deal with Isaiah Taylor.

Taylor went undrafted in 2016 out of Texas.

Taylor was waived by the Houston Rockets on Friday.

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Hawks Exercise 18-19 Options On DeAndre' Bembry, Taurean Prince

Oct 14, 2017 1:13 PM

The Atlanta Hawks have exercised the third-year (2018-19) options on the contracts of DeAndre’ Bembry and Taurean Prince.

Bembry, the 21st overall pick by the Hawks in the 2016 NBA Draft, averaged 2.7 points and 1.6 rebounds in 9.8 minutes (.480 FG%) last season. He compiled 17.0 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.3 assists in 26.3 minutes (.565 FG%) in four games at the MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2017 in Las Vegas.

Prince, acquired by the Hawks from the Utah Jazz in a three-team trade on July 7, 2016, was originally the 12th overall pick by Utah in the 2016 NBA Draft. As a rookie, he put in 5.7 points and 2.7 rebounds in 16.6 minutes in 59 games (10 starts). He started all six games of Atlanta’s first round playoff series with Washington last season, recording 11.2 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 31.2 minutes (.558 FG%, 1.000 FT%).

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Kay Felder, Richard Jefferson Waived By Hawks

Oct 14, 2017 12:17 PM

The Atlanta Hawks have waived Kay Felder and Richard Jefferson.

Atlanta acquired the pair of players in a trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers in which they also received the lesser of the Los Angeles Lakers and Minnesota Timberwolves’ 2019 second-round picks, and a protected 2020 Portland Trail Blazers’ second-rounder.

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Hawks Waive Tyler Cavanaugh, Quinn Cook, Jeremy Evans

Oct 13, 2017 9:02 PM

The Atlanta Hawks have requested waivers on Tyler Cavanaugh, Quinn Cook and Jeremy Evans.

The Hawks are also trading for Channing Frye and Kay Felder in a cap clearing move by the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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Cavs Trade Richard Jefferson, Kay Felder To Hawks
Atlanta is likely to release both Richard Jefferson and Kay Felder.

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Hawks Waive John Jenkins, Jordan Mathews
John Jenkins was a first round pick by the Hawks in 2012 out of Vanderbilt.

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Dennis Schroder Charged With Misdemeanor Battery
Dennis Schroder allegedly had a confrontation at a hookah bar.

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Hawks To Reduce Arena Capacity To 15,700
The Hawks are reducing the capacity of Philips Arena by approximately 2,350 seats.

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Clippers Trade DeAndre Liggins To Hawks
The move drops the Clippers $122,000 below the luxury tax.

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Hawks Sign Jeremy Evans, Jordan Mathews
Jeremy Evans played last year for Khimki in Russia.

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RealGM Radio: East Over-Unders With Arturo Galletti
Host Danny Leroux and Arturo Galletti continue their annual tradition of breaking down the over/under lines for the Eastern Conference.

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DeAndre' Bembry Out 4-6 Weeks With Strained Right Triceps
DeAndre' Bembry is expected to be out of basketball activity for four-to-six weeks

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Ryan Kelly Signs With Real Betis
Ryan Kelly played 16 games last season with the Hawks.

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Hawks Hire Rod Higgins As College Scout
Rod Higgins was formerly president of basketball operations of the Hornets.

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Hawks Sign Josh Magette, Tyler Cavanaugh
Josh Magette spent time during the 2016 preseason with the Hawks and was part of the team's NBA Summer League roster in 2017.

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Miles Plumlee Charged With Marijuana Possession
Miles Plumlee was traded by the Hornets to the Hawks this offseason.

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RealGM Radio: Southeast Division With Mike Prada, Adi Joseph
Host Danny Leroux, Mike Prada of SB Nation and Adi Joseph of For The Win break down the Southeast Division.

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Quinn Cook Agrees Upon Partially Guaranteed Two-Year Deal With Hawks
Quinn Cook spent parts of last season with the Dallas Mavericks and New Orleans Pelicans.

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Luke Babbitt Agrees Upon One-Year, $1.9M Deal With Hawks
The Hawks have agreed upon a one-year, $1.9 million deal with Luke Babbitt.

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Hawks Waive Diamond Stone
Diamond Stone appeared in seven games last season with the Clippers.

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Hawks Hire Josh Longstaff As Head Coach Of G-League Affiliate
Josh Longstaff spent the last three seasons as an assistant coach with the Knicks.

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Hawks Claim Nicolas Brussino Off Waivers
Nicolas Brussino appeared in 54 games as a rookie last season with the Mavericks, averaging 2.8 points and 1.8 rebounds in 9.6 minutes.

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John Collins Used Summer League To Prove He Should Have Been Picked Higher
John Collins ranks second in Summer League in PER at 32.5.

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Hawks Pull Offer To Mo Speights
Mo Speights and the Hawks had been in talks over the past week.

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