Latest Nate McMillan News

Warriors' Green, others sacrifice minutes to boost backups

Jan. 26, 2023 18:48 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Draymond Green dribbles the ball up court and takes charge of Golden State’s backups, directing two-way teammate Anthony Lamb on the wing, dishing the ball to Donte DiVincenzo or finding Jonathan Kuminga down low. The move Warriors coach Steve Kerr made with...

Murray's 29 help Hawks finish strong, beat Knicks 139-124

Jan. 20, 2023 22:50 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks are gaining momentum in the Eastern Conference and their high-scoring guards are leading the way. Dejounte Murray had 29 points and 12 assists, Trae Young added 27 points and the streaking Hawks pulled away at the start of the fourth quarter to beat...

Young, Hawks beat Doncic, Mavs 130-122 for 4th straight win

Jan. 18, 2023 23:41 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Trae Young's latest matchup against Luka Doncic was his first with Dejounte Murray. Atlanta's backcourt mates kept their winning streak alive against the MVP candidate. Murray scored 30 points, Young had 18 points and 12 assists and the Hawks beat the...

Collins beats buzzer with tip-in, Hawks edge Pacers 113-111

Jan. 14, 2023 00:03 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — John Collins tipped in a missed shot with less than a second left to give the Atlanta Hawks a 113-111 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night. Trae Young scored 26 points and De’Andre Hunter had 25 for the Hawks. Young was 6 of 10 from 3-point range...

Hawks' Young sidelined with illness, won't play vs. Bucks

Jan. 11, 2023 19:00 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Hawks guard Trae Young is sidelined with a non-COVID-19 illness and will not play Wednesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks. Atlanta coach Nate McMillan said Young woke up not feeling well. “We decided to allow him to rest," McMillan said. ...

Young scores 30, Hawks rally to beat reeling Clips 112-108

Jan. 09, 2023 00:46 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Trae Young scored 30 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Clippers 112-108 on Sunday night, sending reeling Los Angeles to its season-worst sixth straight loss. De’Andre Hunter added 20 points for the Hawks, who blew a 17-point, first-half lead before rallying...

Hunter, Collins star as Hawks beat Kings 120-117

Jan. 05, 2023 01:17 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — De’Andre Hunter and John Collins each scored 22 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Sacramento Kings 120-117 on Wednesday night to end a four-game slide. “Feels great,” Hawks coach Nate McMillan said. “That’s what we have been talking about. We...

Hawks' McMillan says he has no plans to retire midseason

Dec. 30, 2022 19:02 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Hawks coach Nate McMillan said Friday he has no plans to retire in the middle of the season, brushing back a report citing unnamed sources. The Athletic reported that McMillan is considering stepping down before the season ends, but McMillan said that’s not true. ...

Gilgeous-Alexander scores 35 as Thunder rally past Hawks

Dec. 05, 2022 23:22 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 35 points, Josh Giddey had 12 of his 17 points in the final period, and the Oklahoma City Thunder overcame a 14-point deficit in the third quarter to beat the Atlanta Hawks 121-114 on Monday night. Dejounte Murray finished with 24...

Hawks' Trae Young, McMillan try to smooth over dispute

Dec. 05, 2022 19:21 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young says he and Hawks coach Nate McMillan have smoothed over their disagreement regarding his not attending a game last Friday. Young, the team's leading scorer, was out with a sore shoulder and did not attend the game the win over the Denver Nuggets. It is...