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When Thaddeus Young was a rookie he had to be patient waiting behind Kyle Korver to get playing time. When Korver was traded in late December of 2007 the door opened for Young to become part of the everyday rotation. He went on to make 22 starts by the end of his rookie season.
Over the next two seasons Young would make 116 starts. Then Doug Collins arrived and for the good of the team Collins asked Young to be a reserve. Young obliged and two years in a row he finished in the top-10 voting for Sixth Man of the Year.
But being a starter was important to the Georgia Tech product. After Elton Brand was amnestied in July of 2012 the starting power forward spot was up for grabs. Collins couldn’t deny Young his desire this time around and Young was just too good and too hungry.
Young averaged 15 points and 7.5 rebounds for the 2012-13 season with a play rarely being called for him.
Now in his seventh season under his fifth head coach Young again is trying to prove his worth to the ne...
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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.
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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.
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Analysis: The Atlanta Hawks are still trying to contend for the playoffs with Al Horford and veterans leading the way, while developing a lot of young talent to try and become better than...
The Atlanta Hawks have signed forward Cartier Martin.
Martin played in 41 games (three starts) last season for the Washington Wizards, and averaged 6.6 points and 2.4 rebounds in 16.9 minutes.
The training camp roster stands at 18.