4:16 PM EDT, Sat August 30, 2014
Peachtree Hoops Aug 12, 2014

Lou Williams comments on trade from Atlanta, eyes opportunity with Toronto

Lou Williams was appreciative of his time in Atlanta but realized that he probably wasn't a long term fit for what the Hawks were trying to build. The Atlanta Hawks decision to trade hometown boy Lou Williams to the Toronto Raptors for what amounted to a salary dump came as a bit of surprise to a lot of people. Williams doesn't sound like he was surprised. He told Basketball Insiders' Alex Kennedy that he was in Los Angeles when he found out he was being shopped, but recognized that he might not be a fit for what Atlanta was trying to build. "I was actually in L.A. [when the trade...

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