JOHN JENKINS RUMORS & GOSSIP
John Jenkins is going to really have to impress the coaching staff if he plans
on earning minutes this season. He is stuck in at a position that features Kyle Korver, Thabo Sefolosha, and Kent Bazemore for the Hawks, which means it will be troublesome for him finding minutes. Jenkins has turned a few eyes the past few seasons when he gets enough minutes to do so, but like the...
ATLANTA (AP) -- John Jenkins scored 13 points, making a 3-pointer with less than 2 minutes remaining to help stop New Orleans' comeback, and Atlanta beat the Pelicans 93-87 on Monday night in the Hawks' preseason opener.
Ryan Anderson had 14 points for the Pelicans, who trailed 78-63 after three periods before trimming the deficit to 86-83. Jrue Holiday had 13 points and...
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17 days ago
Hawks guard John Jenkins' sophomore season barely got off the ground, if at all, before he was sidelined with a lower back injury after just 13 games. On Monday, a team announcement officially concluded the campaign: Jenkins underwent successful surgery on his lower back Monday morning and will miss the remainder of the season for rehabilitation and rest.
The procedure was performed...
John Jenkins had enough of the pain.
The guard is out for Thursday night’s game against the Cavaliers with nerve pain in his leg that could be related to his recent back problems. The wheels have been set in motion to get to the bottom of what is causing the pain. Jenkins said he, his agent and Hawks general manager Danny Ferry are discussing the next course of action.
The Atlanta Hawks have exercised the third-year (2014-‘15) option on the contract of John Jenkins.
As a rookie last season, Jenkins averaged 6.1 points and 1.5 rebounds in 14.8 minutes (.446 FG%, .384 3FG%, .843 FT%), playing in 61 games (two starts).
He ranked fifth among all rookies in three-point percentage, was tied for 18th in scoring and tied for 19th in assists per...
ATLANTA -- The Hawks have two games in two days starting on Tuesday, with coach Larry Drew currently viewing Devin Harris and center Zaza Pachulia as doubtful for the first game at Indiana.
As a result, when it comes to the depleted backcourt, Drew might have to lean more on rookie guard John Jenkins, the team's first-round pick in 2012.
The veteran point guard Harris has...
Jenkins is emerging as a viable contributor for the Hawks, rising on the team depth chart.
ATLANTA John Jenkins said every rookie thinks that the NBA will be just like college that his college prowess will instantly translate into pro stardom.
Then they bump up against reality.
Jenkins, the Hawks first-round pick in this years NBA Draft, has seen playing time hard to come by and thats why the team sent him to the NBA Development League for two games earlier this week...
Guard John Jenkins was recalled by the Atlanta Hawks from Bakersfield of the D-League, the NBA team announced Thursday. Jenkins, who was assigned to the Jam on Dec. 1, played two games in Bakersfield. He averaged 25.5 points and 3.5 rebounds a game, including a 29-point performance Tuesday night.
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The Atlanta Hawks have recalled rookie guard John Jenkins from their Bakersfield NBA Development League affiliate, and he is with the team for Wednesday night's game against Denver.
The Hawks need Jenkins for depth with guard Kyle Korver unavailable against the Nuggets. Korver is with his wife, who is expecting the couple's first child.
Jenkins averaged 25.5 points in two...
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December 05, 2012