Damian Jones

Damian Jones

Height/Weight: 6' 11"/245 lbs
Born: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
College: Vanderbilt
Draft: 2016 1st round (30th pick) by the
  • Arenas, stadiums find new life as safer options for voting
    Associated Press

    Arenas, stadiums find new life as safer options for voting

    With long waits making headlines during early voting across the country, professional sports venues have emerged as bright spots, repurposing huge spaces mostly devoid of fans into efficient and relatively safe polling places. Featuring rows and rows of voting machines, ample space for social distancing and staff accustomed to large crowds, these mega voting sites are proving attractive to voters looking for the best way to cast their ballots amid the coronavirus pandemic. “This was an amazing, fantastic experience,” Jen Cox said after voting at State Farm Arena, home of the Atlanta Hawks.

  • Hawks land 24th in 'way-too-early' NBA power rankings
    Peachtree Hoops

    Hawks land 24th in 'way-too-early' NBA power rankings

    Beginning with Lloyd Pierce in March, members of the Atlanta Hawks are putting the focus squarely on the playoffs for the 2020-21 season. That is, of course, the logical goal for a team still in the midst of a rebuild but, with all kinds of roster uncertainty as the 2020 offseason (finally) arrives for all 30 teams across the league, mixed projections are rolling in for just how good the Hawks might be next season.

  • CelticsBlog

    Second Mock draft... with trades.

    Atlanta Hawks via Minnesota Timberwolves, with James Johnson and Jarrett Culver for John Collins, and pick #50 James Wiseman can understudy under C. Capela who could be traded at the trade deadline- resetting Hawks timeline. Collins and K. Huerter make the Timberwolves a playoff contender-- and it is not the Timderwolves (no D).