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Peachtree Hoops Jun 22, 2017
NBA draft live 2017: Pick-by-pick results

NBA draft live 2017: Pick-by-pick results

Join us for tonight’s NBA Draft! Welcome friends! The 2017 NBA Draft is here and the Atlanta Hawks currently hold three picks including the 19th selection of the first round. New GM Travis Schlenk wasted little time making his mark on the club when he sent Dwight Howard and the 31st pick to the Charlotte Hornets in exchange for Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli and the 41st pick. That should put fans on notice that the Hawks are about to undergo a retooling effort so anything is possible on draft night. Draft coverage will get underway at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN. Fans can also follow online via...
Peachtree Hoops Jun 22, 2017
Why trading Dwight Howard was the right thing to do

Why trading Dwight Howard was the right thing to do

Dwight’s homecoming lasted one season but this was ultimately the right decision... The homecoming lasted just one season. On Tuesday night, just 48 hours before the NBA Draft, Hawks center Dwight Howard was traded to the Charlotte Hornets — along with the Hawks’ No. 31 overall pick — for Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli and the No. 41 overall pick in a deal first reported by Marc Spears of The Undefeated. The Atlanta Hawks have agreed to trade center Dwight Howard to the Charlotte Bobcats, source tell ESPN's The Undefeated.— Marc J. Spears (@MarcJSpearsESPN) June 21,...
Peachtree Hoops Jun 22, 2017
NBA draft 2017: Start time, TV schedule, and how to live stream online

NBA draft 2017: Start time, TV schedule, and how to live stream online

The NBA Draft is tonight. Here is how you can follow all of the action. The 2017 NBA Draft will get underway at 7 p.m. ET from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The Atlanta Hawks currently hold three picks including the 19th selection of the first round. The Hawks have already been busy. On Monday they rid themselves of Dwight Howard and the two years remaining on his contract by sending him to Charlotte. Atlanta received Miles Plumlee and Marco Belinelli from the Hornets. The teams also swapped second round picks with the Hawks giving up the 31st selection in exchange for the...
Inquisitr Jun 21, 2017
Dwight Howard Trade Details: Did Charlotte Hornets Steal Howard From Atlanta Hawks?

Dwight Howard Trade Details: Did Charlotte Hornets Steal Howard From Atlanta Hawks?

Dwight Howard trade details make it seem like the Charlotte Hornets pulled off quite the steal from the Atlanta Hawks. After only one season in Atlanta, the Hawks just traded him to the Hornets, putting Howard on his fifth NBA team since joining the league with the Orlando Magic. A report by ESPN states that the Hawks have agreed to trade Howard and the 31st pick of the 2017 NBA Draft to the Hornets for Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli, and the 41st pick of the draft. League approval came through overnight on the deal. Dwight Howard’s stats during the 2016-17 NBA season were pretty good, as...
Peachtree Hoops Jun 21, 2017
Trade Analysis: Atlanta Hawks get worse in every facet

Trade Analysis: Atlanta Hawks get worse in every facet

The Hawks dump Dwight Howard, but at what cost? On Tuesday night, the Atlanta Hawks traded Dwight Howard and the 31st overall pick in Thursday’s draft to the Charlotte Hornets for Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli, and the 41st overall pick in the same draft. Howard was one year into a three-year, $70.5 million contract he signed with the Hawks in last summer’s free agency. Atlanta is already Plumlee’s sixth stop; he comes to the Hawks after less than half a season in Charlotte, who obtained him from Milwaukee in February. Belinelli spent slightly longer in Charlotte before being...
Hawks trade Dwight Howard to Hornets for Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli, pick

Hawks trade Dwight Howard to Hornets for Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli, pick

The Atlanta Hawks are moving on from center Dwight Howard.       
Boston Herald Jun 21, 2017
Hawks send center Dwight Howard to Hornets

Hawks send center Dwight Howard to Hornets

ATLANTA — Dwight Howards Atlanta homecoming was short-lived.The Hawks sent Howard and the No. 31 overall pick in Thursdays NBA draft to Charlotte for center Miles Plumlee, shooting guard Marco Belinelli and the 41st pick, getting the deal completed late Tuesday night.Howard, an eight-time All-Star and three-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year, will be playing for his third team in three seasons following a disappointing one-year return to his Atlanta hometown.We are excited to add a player of Dwights stature to our roster, Charlotte general manager Rich Cho said.He has been a very...
Queen City Hoops Jun 20, 2017

Hornets Acquire Dwight Howard

Tuesday night the Charlotte Hornets traded Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli, and the 41st pick in the 2017 NBA Draft to Atlanta for Dwight Howard and the 31st pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. Sources: Charlotte is sending Miles Plumlee, Marco Belenelli and 41st pick to Atlanta for Dwight Howard and 31st pick. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) June 21, 2017 For […]
At The Hive Jun 20, 2017
Hornets acquire Dwight Howard in trade with Hawks

Hornets acquire Dwight Howard in trade with Hawks

The Hornets sent Plumlee and Belinelli to Atlanta for Dwight Howard. This is not a drill. The Charlotte Hornets have agreed to trade Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli, and the 41st pick in the 2017 NBA Draft to the Atlanta Hawks for Dwight Howard and the 31st pick in the draft, according to Adrian Wojnarowski. This deal reunites Howard with Hornets head coach Steve Clifford, whom was an assistant coach with the Orlando Magic when Howard was there. Howard’s deal expires in the summer of 2019, so he’ll be here for a short while. Sources: Charlotte is sending Miles Plumlee, Marco Belenelli...

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