Hawks draft pick Lucas Nogueira will return to Spain next week after getting 10 weeks of treatment for severe knee tendinitis in the U.S.
Lucas Nogueira has returned to Atlanta to have Hawks doctors help him recover from severe tendinitis in both knees.
Hawks general manager Danny Ferry is still "encouraged" with first-round pick Lucas Nogueira.
Hawks first-round pick Lucas Nogueira will remain in Spain this season.
Lucas Nogueira is "most likely" headed to Spain for next season.
The Hawks are close to buying out the contract of Lucas Nogueira.
The Hawks must decide whether to return first-round pick Lucas Nogueira to Europe to keep him in the NBA this season.
Lucas Nogueira played 29 minutes against the Clippers on Friday and had 10 points, eight boards, two assists, one steal and one block.
The Celtics selected big man Lucas Nogueira out of Brazil with the 16th pick in the draft, but he'll end up in Atlanta after a series of trades.
According to Jonathan Givony of Draft Express, Lucas Nogueira will withdraw from the draft.
Lucas Nogueira is reportedly considering withdrawing his name from the June 23 NBA draft.
Brazilian center Lucas Nogueira did not help his draft stock during the first day of Eurocamp on Saturday, thanks to his raw skills and immaturity.
The Boston Celtics had Brazilian center Lucas Nogueira in for a workout on Tuesday.
Lucas Nogueira, a 7'0" teenage center from Brazil, has announced his eligibility for the 2011 draft.