Scott closer to return, upgraded to questionable


Mike Scott is getting closer to a return.

The Hawks reserve forward has not played this season due to a sore left knee. However, the team upgraded Scott to questionable on their injury report released ahead of Wednesday’s game against the Suns.

The Hawks announced Scott would undergo a series of non-surgical procedures on Oct. 31 after he missed the first two exhibition games and would be out at least four weeks. Scott’s knee experienced swelling even during a team photo shoot prior to the start of training camp.

Scott averaged 6.2 points, 2.7 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 15.3 minutes in 75 games off the bench last season.


Reader Comments ...


Next Up in Atlanta Hawks

Collins notches first double-double
Collins notches first double-double

Hawks rookie John Collins notched the first double-double of his NBA career on Sunday and he hopes it's the first of many more. The 6-foot-10 rookie out of Wake Forest tallied 14 points and 13 rebounds in 21 minutes off the bench in the Hawks' 116-104 loss at Brooklyn. "It felt good out there," said Collins, who was 5 of 11 from the floor...
Schroder says ankle injury not serious, likely out Monday
Schroder says ankle injury not serious, likely out Monday

Dennis Schroder likely won't play in Monday's game at Miami after suffering what appeared to be a bone bruise in his left foot Sunday during the final minutes of the Hawk's 116-104 loss at Brooklyn. X-rays on Sunday revealed nothing serious, Schroder said, and he will aim to be back on the floor later this week, possibly for Thursday's game at Chicago...
Ten observations from Hawks loss at Nets
Ten observations from Hawks loss at Nets

Allen Crabbe got the best of the Hawks early but Marco Belinelli answered late. (AP Photo)   Ten observations from watching Hawks-Nets on TV: ( Note: Dennis Schroder rolled his left ankle late in the game and limped to the locker room. I will update his condition when I hear something.) 1. The Hawks were down 14 after three...
Schroder injures ankle; Hawks lose to Nets
Schroder injures ankle; Hawks lose to Nets

The Hawks lost their point guard and then they lost a basketball game on Sunday. After Dennis Schroder went down in the final minutes with an apparent left ankle injury that required him to be helped off the floor, the Hawks lost to the Nets, 116-104, at Barclays Center to fall to 1-2 on the season. Schroder,who entered averaging 26.5 points and 6...
Game thread: Hawks at Nets
Game thread: Hawks at Nets

The Nets acquired ex-Hawks wing DeMarre Carroll in a trade last July. (Al Bello/Getty Images) When/where: 3:30 p.m. today, Barclays Arena, Brooklyn, N.Y. TV: Fox Sports Southeast Stream: Fox Sports Go Radio: 92.9 The Game Injuries: Hawks—Miles Plumlee (quad) and DeAndre’ Bembry (wrist) are out. Nets—Jeremy Lin (knee) is out....
More Stories