Tim Hardaway Jr. Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Hawks Guard

January 6th, 2017 by Joe Pantorno Leave a reply »

Atlanta Hawks shooting guard Tim Hardaway Jr. is enjoying one of his best seasons in the NBA but could be on his way to a new team. 

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Hawks Are Looking to Deal Hardaway  Friday, Jan. 6 According to ESPN's Zach Lowe on his podcast, The Lowe Post, the Hawks are "already shopping" Hardaway for a second-round draft pick because "they don't want to pay him."

The 24-year-old is owed $3.3 million with a $5.7 million cap hit next season before he becomes a restricted free agent, per Spotrac. 

Now in his fourth year in the league and his second with the Hawks, Hardaway is averaging 11.4 points in 22.1 minutes per game with a 44.4 field-goal percentage. 

After being dealt from the New York Knicks to the Hawks during the 2015 draft, he's developed into a solid supporter for Kyle Korver off the bench. 

However, the 20-16 Hawks don't seem happy with their current situation, as they are attempting to deal Korver to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Mo Williams and Mike Dunleavy, per ESPN.com's Dave McMenamin and Marc Stein. 

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