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Atlanta Hawks Sign Former Spartan, First-Round Pick Adreian Payne

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have signed power forward Adreian Payne, the team’s first-round pick last month.

The 6-foot-10 Payne, from Michigan State, was the 15th overall pick. 68 more words


Report: Hawks sign Shelvin Mack to three-year, $7.3 million deal

Jeff Teague is the starting point guard in Atlanta and the Hawks are counting on Dennis Schroder to grow into the No. 2 role, ideally starting next season (in Las Vegas they had him working on running a team properly and being a defensive pest). 185 more words

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The Great White Hope 2.0: Doug McDermott and His Implications

Doug McDermott is a phenomenal basketball player, there is no doubt about that. He’s known as a shooter, with a killer 3 shot that he can drain just about any time of the day. 717 more words


Adreian Payne prepares for his next life journey

There is a rubber bracelet that rests on Adreian Payne’s wrist, small in size, but monumental in importance. The words “Love Like Lacey” printed across the front of the band, … 1,760 more words

Meet Adraien Payne - Atlanta Hawks

Altanta, say hello to your newest addition! With the 15th pick in the first round of the NBA draft Thursday, the Hawks selected Adreian Payne. Payne (born February 19, 1991) a 6-foot-10, 245-pound forward played basketball four years at Michigan State University where he averaged 16.4 points and 7.3 rebounds as a senior. 30 more words


Hawks 2014 Draft: Very Boring And Spurs-Like

Hello, Hawks fans. This will be my first post as a contributor for Sporting ATL, and while my username references one the of the most polarizing, awesome,  Kenny Powers-like players the Braves have ever seen, I envision my posts will be more focused on the Hawks, Tech sports, and the future of ATL MLS.   1,002 more words