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Peachtree Hoops Aug 4, 2017
Ersan Ilyasova will not play for Turkish National Team this summer

Ersan Ilyasova will not play for Turkish National Team this summer

The veteran will take the summer off. Ersan Ilyasova did not join the Atlanta Hawks until halfway through the 2016-2017 NBA season. Once the veteran forward arrived, he filled a strong role under Mike Budenholzer while providing floor-spacing at the power forward position and that helped to net him a contract with the team for the upcoming campaign. However, Ilyasova has bounced around quite a bit in recent years and that, as you may expect, can be taxing. As a result, the 30-year-old announced this week that he will not be playing for the Turkish National Team this summer. 2006...
Peachtree Hoops Jul 27, 2017
Locked on Hawks podcast: Frontcourt rotation, Dennis Schröder and more

Locked on Hawks podcast: Frontcourt rotation, Dennis Schröder and more

PTH’s own Jeff Siegel joins the program for Episode 237. Good morning! The Locked on Hawks podcast is back with another episode (No. 237, in fact) and our own Jeff Siegel hops aboard for the festivities. Topics include the following: Jeff’s thoughts from Summer League, including his take on what we’ve seen from John Collins to this point The Hawks bolstered the frontcourt with the additions of Dewayne Dedmon and Ersan Ilyasova but what exactly did that accomplish in the grand scheme? How will the frontcourt rotation shake out next season? How should it shake out? The Hawks need a...
Peachtree Hoops Jul 22, 2017
Locked on Hawks podcast: Available targets, Kyrie Irving and more

Locked on Hawks podcast: Available targets, Kyrie Irving and more

Happy Saturday, everybody. Good morning! The weekend is here and, while it wasn’t the busiest week in the world for the Atlanta Hawks, there is plenty of fodder for a new podcast. Episode 235 of the Locked on Hawks podcast is here and topics include the following: The Hawks introduced both Dewayne Dedmon and Ersan Ilyasova to the media on Friday afternoon. Jamal Crawford’s buyout and putting that to bed once and for all The good folks at CBS Sports projected Atlanta’s win total and, if anything, it’s rosy Kyrie Irving is on the market and people are asking if the Hawks should put...
NBA Jul 21, 2017

Atlanta Hawks re-sign Ersan Ilyasova

ATLANTA, GA – The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club has re-signed forward Ersan Ilyasova, it was announced Friday by General Manager and Head of Basketball Operations Travis Schlenk. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Peachtree Hoops Jul 21, 2017
Ersan Ilyasova, Dewayne Dedmon upbeat concerning young talent with Atlanta Hawks

Ersan Ilyasova, Dewayne Dedmon upbeat concerning young talent with Atlanta Hawks

The Hawks introduced two veteran additions and both were high on the talent already in place. The Atlanta Hawks are in something of a rebuilding mode and, even if the front office doesn’t like to use that phrase to describe it, the organization’s plan likely includes taking something of a step back for the 2017-2018 season with an eye on the future. However, the Hawks did bring in one new face, Dewayne Dedmon, and one familiar face, Ersan Ilyasova, to bolster the frontcourt from a veteran perspective and both players were introduced to the media on Friday afternoon. “This offseason...

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