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2022-23 Atlanta Hawks Player Season Review: Bogdan Bogdanovic

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/ By now, Bogdan Bogdanovic is very much a known commodity to Atlanta Hawks fans. His 2022-23 season largely followed the script of the two previous ones: overcoming an injury setback to become a valued offensive piece in a sixth man role by the end of the season. After dealing with knee inflammation throughout the 2021-22 season, Bogdanovic opted to have knee surgery on his right patella tendon last June. While he was initially expected to be ready by the start of the regular season, the recovery eventually knocked him out all the way until the...

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2022-23 Atlanta Hawks Player Season Review: Onyeka Okongwu

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/ Onyeka Okongwu, franchise center? With his play this past season, it’s a question that must be asked. Despite spending the sixth overall pick in the 2020 NBA Draft on a player with off the chart potential, we have yet to see Okongwu in a 30-minute per game role. Using such a high lottery pick on a player usually means a fast track to a starting spot, but Okongwu has started just 28 games out of 178 appearances in his three-year career — almost only as an injury replacement for Clint Capela. Back in the summer of 2020, the Hawks were coming off...

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2022-23 Atlanta Hawks Player Season Review: Vit Krejci

Photo by Todd Kirkland/ Vit Krejci came to Atlanta as a project player, and a season later it’s more than fair to say he has yet to shed that label. After being drafted 37th overall in the 2021 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards, Krejci was promptly traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Later that offseason, he signed a multi-year contract and began his playing career with the G League affiliate Oklahoma City Blue to help rehab a left knee injury he sustained while playing in Europe. In the 2022 offseason, the Hawks flipped Maurice Harkless for Krejci and the...

Dwight Howard to the Lakers is not likely to happen - Brian Windhorst | SportsCenter

Brian Windhorst joins SportsCenter to discuss the possibility of the Los Angeles Lakers signing Dwight Howard in the wake of DeMarcus Cousins' ACL injury. They also discuss 2019 NBA rookies predicting that Cam Reddish of the Atlanta Hawks will have a bett