Kevin Huerter Rumors

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Kevin Huerter
Kevin Huerter
Position: G
Born: 08/27/98
Height: 6-7 / 2.01
Weight:190 lbs. / 86.2 kg.
Salary: $2,250,960
Kevin Huerter has been 100 percent cleared for all basketball activities after the Hawks’ first-round draft pick had the start of his rookie offseason interrupted by hand surgery. […] They selected the shooting guard out of Maryland after he had surgery. Huerter had an undiagnosed torn ligament between his ring and pinkie fingers on this right hand that was discovered during pre-draft workouts. […] The cast is gone and Huerter can take part in offseason workouts on the court The Hawks begin training camp late next month.
Young, the No. 3 overall pick, will receive $6.5 million in 2018-19 and $7.6 million in 2019-20. His option salaries are $8 million and $10.1 million. Huerter, the No. 19 overall pick, will receive $2.2 million in 2018-19 and $2.6 million in 2019-20. His option salaries are $2.7 million and $4.2 million. Spellman, the No. 30 overall pick, will receive $1.6 million in 2018-19 and $1.9 million in 2019-20. His option salaries are $2 million and $3.6 million.
When Atlanta Hawks general manager Travis Schlenk found out who other teams were planning on drafting and that he’d be able to select Kevin Huerter with the 19th overall pick, there was no need to trade up to get the Maryland guard. Schlenk told 95.7 The Game in San Francisco on Friday that he had a deal in place to acquire the No. 17 pick from the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for a draft pick, but he never had to make that deal because the media were projecting picks prior to them being announced.
2 months ago via ESPN