Found March 15, 2012 on Fox Sports South:
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The NBA trade deadline will come and go without the Hawks making any major moves, if you believe the bland words coming from the mouth of the team's general manager, Rick Sund. "What this team needs is for everybody to be healthy," Sund told reporters on the eve of the trade deadline. "What we need is no more injuries. That's what we need." But if you understand the way this business works, and the madness of March that the trade deadline usually produces, nothing is certain until that 3 p.m. ET deadline. The Hawks won't be able to take in the deadline on solid ground. They stayed overnight in Los Angeles after their 96-82 Wednesday night loss to the Clippers wrapped up their six-game road trip. So while the rest of the basketball world is caught up in the matrix that is the trade deadline, the Hawks will be at 30,000 feet headed home and wondering what, if anything, will change when they land. Josh Smith's trade request is expected to go unfu...
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