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The Atlanta Hawks have made their first cuts of the preseason requesting waivers on Damien Wilkins Adonis Thomas and David Lighty.
The Atlanta Hawks have cut their training camp roster to 17 players after announcing that they have waived veteran forward Damien Wilkins along with Adonis Thomas and David Lighty. Wilkins appeared in two preseason games and started at small forward in Sunday's loss to the New Orleans Pelicans. Thomas and Lighty appeared in one preseason game each.
Wilkins inclusion in the first cut is a bit of a surprise and is good news for James Johnson. By waiving Wilkins now it gives him the opportunity to latch on elsewhere.
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The Atlanta Hawks have waived Damien Wilkins, Adonis Thomas and David Lighty.
Danny Ferry has reduced the Hawks' roster to 17.
The Pelicans 3-0 in the preseason obtained their fourth win against the Atlanta Hawks in a blowout, 105-73 (32 points). The Pelicans had everything going for them, while the Hawks struggled both defensively and offensively. The game started with a 9-0 run and it would be lift off on behalf of the Pelicans. Atlanta Hawks: ...The post Game Recap: Atlanta Hawks vs. New Orleans Pelicans...
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The training camp roster stands at 18.