Report: The Hawks trade up to pick No. 4; Pelicanos receive 8th, 17th and 35th choices


The Atlanta Hawks remain the busiest team ahead of 2019 NBA Draft.

The Hawks reportedly agreed to buy the No. 4 pick from the New Orleans Pelicans – who control the pick after the Anthony Davis deal – in exchange for numbers 8, 17 and 35 picks in today's NBA Draft and one "heavily." protected "first round pick in 2020, according to a report by Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.

Since the trade is not official yet, the Los Angeles Lakers, who originally owned pick No. 4, chose De & # 39; Andre Hunter of Virginia on behalf of the Hawks.

Veteran guard Solomon Hill and a future pick in the second round will also be taken to Atlanta, according to the report.

That would mark the third exchange within 24 hours for the Hawks, who entered this week with six draft picks. They have unloaded the No. 44 pick for the Miami Heat and the No. 41 pick for the Golden State Warriors. The Hawks still control the No. 10 pick.


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