Uncertainty continues to color the Hawks' offseason, and that includes their preparations for the June 28 draft and what they'll do with the 23rd and 43rd picks.
Rick Sund is still the team's general manager, so there is every reason to believe that Sund will be the man in charge of the draft preparation and selection. However, that often has been the responsibility of assistant general manager David Pendergraft, who like Sund has not spoken publicly about his future with the franchise.
That hasn't stopped the Hawks from scheduling 26 players to come to Atlanta for workouts. And that's players from every position, of every size and with a variety of skill levels. When you need a little bit of everything and have to restock a roster that included nine players who were working on deals that expire July 1, your two draft picks have to play a central role in whatever the plan is going forward.
Hawks coach Larry Drew and his staff will return, so there is at least some semblance of or...