The Hawks will be closely monitoring the Nets for 2020 NBA Draft purposes

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The Hawks will be closely monitoring the Nets for 2020 NBA Draft purposes
The Hawks will be closely monitoring the Nets for 2020 NBA Draft purposes

Throughout the 2018-19 season, the Atlanta Hawks kept a close eye on the Cleveland Cavaliers and Dallas Mavericks. While some of that monitoring came from a place of “standard operating procedure,” the Cavs and Mavs owed draft picks to Atlanta and, as such, Travis Schlenk and company needed to keep a close eye on the proceedings to inform future planning. Down the stretch of the campaign, it became (quite) clear that the Cavaliers would retain their top-10 protected first round pick but, ultimately, the Mavericks sent the No. 10 pick to Atlanta to complete the 2018 trade involving Trae Young and Luka Doncic. On draft night, the Hawks sent the leftover obligation from Cleveland to New Orleans

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