Hawks' Trae Young finalist for Rookie of the Year

Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Hawks' Trae Young finalist for Rookie of the Year
Hawks' Trae Young finalist for Rookie of the Year

Trae Young was named a finalist for the NBA Rookie of the Year, the league announced on Friday. The Hawks point guard is joined by the Mavericks' Luka Doncic and the Suns' DeAndre Ayton. The list continues to link Young and Doncic, who were traded for each other on draft night. The Hawks took Donic with the No. 3 pick and the Mavericks took Young with the No. 5 pick. The Hawks also acquired a first-round pick in the deal, which will be the No. 10 selection in this year's draft. Ayton was the No. 1 overall pick. Young appeared in 81 games this season, sitting just one game for rest. He finished with averages of 19.1 points, 8.1 assists and 3.7 rebounds in 30.9 minutes. Young was fourth overall

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