Travis Schlenk and the Atlanta front office have done a marvelous job putting together this Hawks young core through the draft by taking the best player available. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it, right? Assistant general manager Landry Fields says the Hawks will do just that again this year, focusing on the best player that falls to them.
No change in Hawks draft philosophy. Assistant general manager Landry Fields: "At the end of the day, it’s always going to be best player available, but if it does fit a need, that’s always great too.”
— Chris Vivlamore (@CVivlamoreAJC) July 27, 2021
The Hawks roster is now perfectly positioned to take the best player available, and here are a few prospects that could be the pick come Thursday night.