“It gives us competitive distinction in the NBA,” Hawks CEO Steve Koonin said. “From a business, brand, franchise standpoint, it distinguishes us in a world that is uber-competitive. Anything you do that makes you stand out is a good thing. We couldn’t be more excited about the accomplishment.
April 23, 2018 | 9:25 pm UTC Update
The Knicks are searching far and wide for their next coach. Team president Steve Mills and general manager Scott Perry have done interviews on the East Coast and the West Coast and will meet with former Cavaliers coach David Blatt this week in Europe. While they’re overseas, they’re expected to scout some European players, including Slovenian guard Luka Doncic, who is projected to be a high lottery pick.