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Backdoor Cut: Atlanta Hawks Lloyd Pierce post-practice presser (1.15.20) #sportsinquirer #atlhawks #truetoatlanta

Atlanta Hawks head coach Lloyd Pierce
Photo credit: Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta Hawks head coach Lloyd Pierce following the team’s practice Jan. 15. Atlanta earned a 123-110 home win over Phoenix Jan. 14.

Topics included the victory, the overall health of Atlanta improving with the availability of John Collins, Kevin Huerter and Trae Young at the same time and Huerter’s rebounding and defensive effort.

Backdoor Cut: Atlanta Hawks Kevin Huerter post-practice presser (1.15.20) #sportsinquirer #atlhawks #truetoatlanta

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta Hawks guard Kevin Huerter following the team’s practice Jan. 15. He scored 23 points along with a team-high 15 rebounds and eight assists in Atlanta’s 123-110 home win over Phoenix Jan. 14.

Topics included the victory, the overall health of Atlanta improving with the availability of teammates John Collins and Trae Young and Huerter’s work on rebounding and defense.

Backdoor Cut: Atlanta Hawks Lloyd Pierce post-practice presser (1.2.20) #sportsinquirer #atlhawks #truetoatlanta @atlhawks @nba

Atlanta Hawks head coach Lloyd Pierce
Photo credit: Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta Hawks head coach Lloyd Pierce following the team’s practice Jan. 2.

Topics included the Hawks’ road win against Orlando Dec. 30, Pierce challenging Kevin Huerter’s defensive effort in the contest and subsequent response, the contributions of the reserves particularly Charlie Brown, Jr. and Brandon Goodwin, carrying momentum from the win, memories and interactions with the late NBA Commissioner David Stern and Atlanta preparing to visit Boston Jan. 3.