Even though the Hawks drafted two small forwards, they will still make re-signing Kent Bazemore a priority in free agency.
The Pelicans are expected to go after free agent Kent Bazemore.
Kent Bazemore said that he'd "love" to return to the Hawks as an unrestricted free agent this offseason.
Kent Bazemore's shooting woes continued during Sunday's Game 4 loss to Cleveland, as he went just 5-of-12 from the field on his way to 11 points, seven boards, two assists, one 3-pointer and three steals in 39 minutes.
Kent Bazemore made 1-of-5 from the field for three points with four rebounds, one assist, two steals and one 3-pointer in 31 minutes against the Cavs on Friday.
Kent Bazemore scored 16 points with 12 rebounds, four assists, two steals and three 3-pointers in 36 minutes against the Cavs on Monday.
Kent Bazemore scored 15 points with four rebounds, three assists, two blocks and two 3-pointers in 32 minutes against the Celtics on Thursday.
Kent Bazemore scored 16 points to lead the Hawks to a 110-83 win over the Celtics in Game 5 on Tuesday, giving them a 3-2 series lead.
Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer said Kent Bazmore (knee) is feeling good ahead of Game 5 on Tuesday.
Kent Bazemore (knee) is probable for Tuesday's Game 5 against the Celtics.
Kent Bazemore (knee) is listed as probable for Sunday against the Celtics.
Kent Bazemore was active in his 34 minutes against the Celtics on Friday, making 8-of-19 from the field for 20 points with eight rebounds, two assists, two steals and two 3-pointers.
Kent Bazemore (right knee stiffness) is probable to play in Game 3 on Friday.
Kent Bazemore was held to five points in Game 2 vs. Boston on Tuesday, shooting just 2-of-14 from the field and 1-of-5 from the 3-point line.