Brandon Rahbar: Daigneault on Maledon: “He was quite advanced for a 19 year old. We’re really optimistic about him.” Daigneault on Jerome: “When you watch him drill, that’s when you figure out he can really shoot the ball. You’re surprised when he misses one. He’s a really really good shooter.”
May 16, 2021 | 8:39 pm EDT Update
Sarah K. Spencer: Trae Young is the 2nd-youngest player in NBA history to reach 1,800 career assists, per @HawksPR (behind LeBron James). He’s the 6th-fastest (204 career games) to do so, behind: Oscar Robertson, Tim Hardaway, Kevin Johnson, Mark Jackson, Chris Paul.
James Ham: UPDATED Injury Report vs. Utah Jazz – 5/16: Harrison Barnes (left adductor tightness)-OUT Marvin Bagley III (right groin tightness)-OUT Tyrese Haliburton (left knee hyperextension)-OUT De’Aaron Fox (Health & Safety Protocols)-OUT