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The Hawks' first glimpse at Trae Young was a disaster

New York Post - 06 Jul 2018
First impressions are important, and Trae Young fluffed his chance to make a good one in his Summer League debut Monday night. The Hawks guard, who earned Steph Curry comparisons after leading the nation in both scoring and assisting at Oklahoma, ...
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Rookies name Trae Young NBA's best first-year shooter, playmaker - 21 Aug 2018
Trae Young's peers say he's the best shooter and the best playmaker in the NBA rookie class. But they don't expect him to have the best season or the best career among first-year players. The league's annual rookie survey was released on Tuesday, and ...
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Position Preview: Defensive Backs - 21 Aug 2018
"All the pictures they see every day are new, so every day is a learning experience," Cooks said of his young position group. "The thing that I'm most impressed with is that I haven't had to coach the same thing twice too many times with that group, so ...
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Atlanta Hawks Betting Their Future on Rookie Trae Young

Atlanta All Day - 20 Aug 2018
The Hawks are betting on Young turning into a franchise player who can help bring Atlanta back to relevance. Dennis Schroder's days in Atlanta are over after the Hawks dealt him earlier in the off-season making room for Trae Young to start. Schroder ...
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Trae Young: 'I Know There Is a Lot on My Plate'

SLAM Online - 16 Aug 2018
Asked whether he or Lin should be the starter, Young was non-committal. “We'll just wait and see what happens,” Young said. “I don't get caught up in all of that. I know I'm going to get a chance to play and do what I do on the court. I just need to ...
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Trae Young says he wants the world to know his name

USA TODAY - 07 Aug 2018
Dear NBA, there's a few things I want you to know before it all begins, but the most important one is this: I want the world to know Trae Young. Dear NBA, I want you to know that this isn't luck. I've trained for hours every single day. I've ...
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WATCH: Trae Young, Michael Porter Jr. compete in a 3-point contest

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 13 Aug 2018
Atlanta Hawks rookie Trae Young and Denver Nuggets rookie Michael Porter Jr. competed in a 3-point contest during the annual NBA rookie photo shoot on Sunday. In the video, Porter hit his seventh 3-pointer in a row, then Young missed after making six ...
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Trae Young on Jeremy Lin: 'He's Going to Be a Great Mentor for Me'

SLAM Online - 13 Aug 2018
The Atlanta Hawks have added two new points guards this summer: rookie Trae Young and veteran Jeremy Lin. And, according to Young, the pair should mesh well, via Michael Scotto of The Athletic: “From what I've heard, he's going to be a great mentor for ...
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What to Expect From Trae Young in His Rookie Season

Soaring Down South - 13 Aug 2018
A deep dive on what to expect from the Atlanta Hawks point guard of the future: The one and only Trae Young. As fans, I think we may all set expectations a little too high for the guys on our team because we want to see them succeed. For 2018-19 ...
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Trae Young shows off the first car he bought for himself

USA TODAY - 29 Jul 2018
The No. 5 pick of the 2018 draft, Trae Young, signed his first NBA contract on July 1. One of the purchases he has made since then is a matte black Audi that he received on Saturday. Signed my FIRST NBA contract today...
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Atlanta Hawks Offseason Grades: The Trae Young/Luka Doncic Trade

Soaring Down South - 17 Aug 2018
As part of our offseason coverage, Soaring Down South is ranking each and every offseason transaction the Atlanta Hawks made. After a slow start, the Atlanta Hawks kicked it into high gear and had one of the most action-packed and interesting ...
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Trae Young drops 'Dear NBA' hype video

247Sports - 08 Aug 2018
Former Oklahoma star Trae Young has been hard at work this offseason in preparation for his rookie season with the Atlanta Hawks, which is set to get underway in just over two months. The rookie point guard expressed that sentiment in a video he ...

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