Josh Lewenberg: Pop on Poeltl: “His general makeup, attitude, demeanour, work ethic would be a gift for any coach & any team. He’s always a great teammate, he plays his role, he competes in every way shape & form every single game… He’s a lot of fun to be around. He’s a wonderful human being”
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