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hh-logo-DRAFTThe point guard situation in Atlanta is far from being a known quality. Sure, the Hawks could play it safe and just re-sign Jeff Teague, but it would be hard to believe Danny Ferry will just look off an option like Chris Paul without at least considering using the cap room for a more impact player. If the Hawks grab use their cap on guys like Iguodala or Pekovic, they could be looking for a point guard in the draft. That being said, the team needs a point guard, and Teague is likely the best one available after CP3. It seems like a long shot that they’d go through the draft to get a point, but if they do, Shane Larkin may be the best one available at the Hawks’ picks.

Measurements: Larkin is a 20 year old prospect, whose birthday comes in early October. Being 21 on what will potentially be open night means Shane is likely stuck right next to the mean age for players in the upcoming draft. Larkin is only 5′ 11.5″ in shoes, and his short 5′ 10.75″ wingspan doesn’t make up any ground. Size is definitely the big issue in Shane’s scouting report Continue Reading…