Atlanta Hawks Rumors
Shams Charania: Aside from L.A. teams, Atlanta is a strong candidate for free agent Wesley Johnson, league sources tell RealGM. He’s awaiting right deal.
Jon Horford, the brother of all-star center Al Horford, will play for the Hawks’ entry in the Las Vegas Summer League next week. Jon Horford completed his eligibility at Florida last season and was not selected in last month’s NBA Draft. He played four seasons at Michigan before transferring after the 2013-14 season. The 6-foot-10, 250-pound forward averaged 6.5 points and 4.8 rebounds in 20.0 minutes over 31 games for Florida, the alma mater of Al.
Tiago Splitter: I want to announce that I have completed my cycle in San Antonio Spurs. This way, I end a glorious stage with the Spurs Family, that I started 5 years ago, and in which I’ve accomplished something as unique and amazing as winning a Championship. From the first moment when I came to this city, I felt the love and warmth of its people, so I can only thank you all. Here I grew up as a player and person. During these years, we went through unforgettable moments, the hardest and the happiest ones. I’ll take them for my whole life. I would like to express all my Respect, Admiration and Gratitude to my coach and mentor Gregg Popovic for his confidence and tremendous professionalism.
Alex Kennedy: Unrestricted free agent Quincy Acy has received interest from Orlando, Sacramento, New Orleans, Atlanta and San Antonio, per sources.: 1 more rumor
Hawks unrestricted free agent John Jenkins has received interest from as many as six teams, according to a person familiar with the situation. The shooting guard became a free agent after the Hawks opted not to pick up his option last season.
David ‘Dubi’ Pick: Tavares took 50% less to join the Hawks. His upside is insane, Atlanta frontline are monsters. WOW.
David ‘Dubi’ Pick: I’m told Walter Tavares reached an agreement with Fenerbahce, but Hawks swooped in for steal – half the amount.
Tavares is expected to play for the Hawks’ Las Vegas Summer League team and will come to training camp.
Marc J. Spears: The Hawks have agreed to terms on a multi-year contract with 7-3 center Walter Tavares, a source told Yahoo Sports.
Chris Vivlamore: Terran Petteway, the SG/SF from Nebraska, will play for Hawks’ summer league team. Could be roster spot available.
Chris Vivlamore: I’m told the Tiago Splitter deal will be done July 9. May have to wait until then for all the details. Stay tuned.
Paul Millsap: Blessed and Excited to be back with the Atlanta Hawks!!! Great things ahead. Thank you all for your support.
Mike Muscala will play for the Hawks’ entry in the Las Vegas Summer League. The Hawks center is entering his third year and will likely have a greater role during the upcoming regular season with the departures of centers Elton Brand and Pero Antic.
Chris Broussard: As Monta Ellis dines right now with Larry Bird, the Hawks, Kings and Knicks showing interest in Ellis, sources said
Millsap will remain with the Atlanta Hawks after agreeing to a three-year deal worth about $59 million, a source told The Salt Lake Tribune on Wednesday. The deal, which cannot be finalized until July 9, has a player option in the final year, according to the source, giving the 30-year-old Millsap the potential of seeking another lucrative contract after the NBA’s salary cap sees a substantial increase in 2017.: 11 more rumors
Brian Windhorst: Millsap will sign a three-year deal worth about $60 million with his option on the third year with the Hawks, sources told ESPN
David Aldridge: Paul Millsap staying with Hawks on three-year deal for $58 million, per source. Player option for third year.
Tony Jones: Breaking: Paul Millsap signs deal to stay with Atlanta Hawks, NBA source tells the Salt Lake Tribune: 11 more rumors
Shams Charania: Free agent Paul Millsap has reached agreement with Atlanta on a likely two-year deal, third year option, league source tells RealGM.: 11 more rumors
Green’s home state Detroit Pistons, the Atlanta Hawks and the Houston Rockets have shown interest in him, a league source told Yahoo Sports prior to the start of free agency. There are now a minimum of five teams interested in Green outside the Warriors, a source said. “The one thing I’ve been taught is to go into this thing with no expectations,” Green told Yahoo Sports this week. “When you do, that’s when it gets frustrating. That’s when it gets stressful. I just want to have fun and enjoy this process.
Michael Scotto: Paul Millsap is leaning towards signing with the Atlanta Hawks, a league source tells Sheridan Hoops.: 11 more rumors