Marc Stein: The Hawks are weighing a variety of scenarios as they pursue a John Collins trade in connection with Thursday’s draft, with a deal headlined by Collins and Sacramento’s Harrison Barnes among Atlanta’s prime options, league sources say. Extra of my newest: https://marcstein.substack.com/p/kyrie-irving-latest-more-trade-talk-727
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Paul Garcia @PaulGarciaNBA
Woj stated John Collins is prone to be moved whether or not it’s draft evening or later.
A number of reporters have been reporting Collins is prone to be moved this offseason from Atlanta. – 10:49 PM
Marc Stein @TheSteinLine
Bradley Beal, John Collins, Jaden Ivey, Keegan Murray, Rudy Gobert, Mitchell Robinson, Kenny Atkinson and TRADES … all and extra are featured in an emergency around-the-league pocket book on a Tuesday: marcstein.substack.com/p/nba-draft-fo… – 11:30 AM
Jake Fischer @JakeLFischer
The gaps that may be bridged between Brooklyn and Kyrie Irving, what’s subsequent for Charlotte after Kenny Atkinson’s about-face, extra notes on John Collins, Sacramento, and different draft commerce chatter, all at @BR_NBA: bleacherreport.com/articles/10039… – 9:14 AM
Dan Favale @danfavale
except the available-star market is starkly totally different from what’s been reported/being talked about pre-draft, i don’t see how the hawks commerce john collins *and* get higher – 1:49 AM
Jason Anderson @JandersonSacBee
Report: Kings exploring commerce for Hawks’ John Collins, however not for No. 4 decide in NBA draft. How would Collins match, what would a deal appear to be and why would Atlanta do it?
sacbee.com/sports/nba/sac… – 6:29 PM
Dave Mason @DeuceMason
Ton of rumors in Shams’ newest piece. Shams says Kings are snug choosing at 4 and McNair has talked with the Hawks about John Collins with no involvement of this years decide.
theathletic.com/3373269/2022/0… – 9:24 AM
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Groups searching for a beginning heart might embrace the Toronto Raptors, Pistons, Path Blazers and Hornets. Some sources imagine the San Antonio Spurs (Jakob Poeltl), Chicago Bulls (Nikola Vucevic), Hawks (Clint Capela, John Collins), Pacers (Turner) or even Kings (Richaun Holmes, Harrison Barnes) could look to swap out existing players for one of the top available centers via trade. -via Bleacher Report / June 13, 2022
Chris Fedor on commerce candidates to observe: Here are the names that I’ve heard: I think both (Bojan and Bogdan) Bogdanovics would make sense. Gordon Hayward, whose salary lines up with Kevin Love… Tobias Harris, Harrison Barnes, Gary Trent Jr., Jeremi Grant, Aaron Gordon. And that is one which I’m watching. I feel it’s much less doubtless than it was when the postseason began, nevertheless it’s one which I’ve heard kicked round contained in the partitions of Cleveland. It’s Andrew Wiggins of the Warriors. -via HoopsHype / Could 26, 2022
Jake Fischer: One factor that’s sure: the Atlanta Hawks, sources say, are operating with the goal of trading John Collins before Thursday night gets underway. -via Twitter @JakeLFischer / June 22, 2022
Marc Stein: I’ve been informed that James Jones in the past has been very high on John Collins. -via marcstein.substack.com / June 21, 2022
The likelihood of a John Collins trade, league sources indicate, is as high as it’s ever been. Collins simply accomplished the primary season of a five-year, $125 million contract, however the newness of his deal didn’t do something to downgrade exterior curiosity within the 6-foot-9 ahead that has bubbled leaguewide since talks broke down between Collins and Hawks on a $90 million extension in the beginning of the 2020-21 season. -via marcstein.substack.com / June 20, 2022