Live Tracker: Rumors, Reaction, Updates for the Atlanta Hawks 2015 NBA Draft

Posted on Jun 25 2015 - 6:59pm by Michael Arkin

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The 2015 NBA Draft starts tonight and your Atlanta Hawks will be picking at #15, #50, and #59. The Hawks could stay, trade up, or trade down. These numbers are just the official picks the Hawks currently have. This page will consist of live rumors, such as if the Hawks are trading or what plans they have. There will be reaction from experts and fans after the picks are selected. With the “new generation” becoming a trend set by the Hawks organization, tonight will introduce three new players coming into the new generation.

Be sure to check out our NBA Draft section by copying the link here: http://www.sportstalkatl.com/category/nba-draft/

 

Draft Selections

Karl-Anthony Towns (C) selected #1 overall by Minnesota Timberwolves

D’Angelo Russell (PG) selected #2 overall by Los Angeles Lakers

Jahlil Okafor (C) selected #3 overall by Philadelphia 76ers

Kristaps Porzingis (PF) selected #4 overall by New York Knicks

Mario Hezonja (SG) selected #5 overall by Orlando Magic

Willie Cauley-Stein (C) selected #6 overall by Sacramento Kings

Emmanuel Mudiay (PG) selected #7 overall  by Denver Nuggets

Stanley Johnson (SF) selected #8 overall by Detroit Pistons

Frank Kaminsky (C) selected #9 overall by Charlotte Hornets

Justice Winslow (SF) selected #10 overall by Miami Heat

Myles Turner (C) selected #11 overall by Indiana Pacers

Trey Lyles (PF) selected #12 overall by Utah Jazz

Devin Booker (SG) selected #13 overall by Phoenix Suns

Cameron Payne (PG) selected #14 overall by Oklohoma City Thunder

Kelly Oubre (SF) selected #15 overall by Washington Wizards (trade with Atlanta Hawks)

Terry Rozier (PG) selected #16 overall by Boston Celtics

Rashad Vaughn (SG) selected #17 overall by Milwaukee Bucks

Sam Dekker (SF) selected #18 overall by Houston Rockets

Jerian Grant (PG) selected #19 overall by New York Knicks (Atlanta Hawks get Tim Hardaway Jr.)

Delon Wright (PG) selected #20 overall by Toronto Raptors

Justin Anderson (SF) selected #21 overall by Dallas Mavericks

Bobby Portis (PF) selected #22 overall by Chicago Bulls

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (SF) selected #23 overall by Portland Trail Blazers

Tyus Jones (PG) selected #24 overall by Minnesota Timberwolves

Jarell Martin (PF) selected #25 overall by Memphis Grizzlies

Nikola Milutinov (C) selected #26 overall by San Antonio Spurs

Larry Nance (PF) selected #27 overall by Los Angeles Lakers

R.J. Hunter (SG) selected #28 by the Boston Celtics

Chris McCullough (PF) selected #29 by the Brooklyn Nets

Kevon Looney (SF) selected #30 by the Golden State Warriors

 

 

Rumors

7:20 p.m: Andy Katz (ESPN NBA Insider) reports Atlanta is interested in moving up to select Emmanuel Munday (PG)

Rumor between Hawks and Pacers:

A day later, Kennedy tweeted about the Hawks possibly going after Frank Kaminksy

Atlanta might have to target a Small Forward if they fail to keep Demarre Carroll (Wojnarowski is an NBA Insider for Yahoo Sports):

Other teams targeting Frank Kaminsky (C):

Atlanta has traded their #15 pick:

According to Inside Access Sports…

Reaction

Some fans were happy…

And some fans were not so happy…

https://twitter.com/JaahayrJ/status/614248877919744000

https://twitter.com/SVU681/status/614247939133841408

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