Belinelli listed as questionable versus Nets


The Hawks could be without Marco Belinelli for Friday’s home game against the Nets.

The reserve guard was added to the team injury report as questionable with a left ankle sprain.

Belinelli is averaging 11.8 points and is shooting .386 from 3-point range in 41 games this season.

The injury report also includes Dewayne Dedmon (left tibia stress reaction), Mike Muscala (left ankle sprain) and Taurean Prince (right ring finger dislocation) as probable. DeAndre Bembry (left groin strain) remains out.


Reader Comments ...


Next Up in Atlanta Hawks

Knicks overwhelm Young, Hawks in Pierce’s coaching debut
Knicks overwhelm Young, Hawks in Pierce’s coaching debut

Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 31 points, sparking the Knicks during their franchise-record, 49-point second quarter, and New York beat the Atlanta Hawks 126-107 on Wednesday night in their first game under coach David Fizdale. Hardaway had 16 points in the period, when the Knicks matched the Hawks' point total for the entire first half. New York led 72-49...
Hawks’ Bembry looks to be a spark off bench 
Hawks’ Bembry looks to be a spark off bench 

Hawks forward DeAndre Bembry hopes to be a spark off the team’s bench this season after suffering several injuries last season.  Bembry played in just 26 games in his second year due to, most notably, a right wrist fracture that occurred in last season’s opener. However, Bembry came off the bench in the Hawks’ preseason...
Hawks pick up three options
Hawks pick up three options

The Hawks picked up the fourth-year options on Taurean Prince and DeAndre Bembry for 2019-20 on Monday. The move to pick up Prince’s option was a foregone conclusion. The small forward, the No. 12 overall pick in 2016, has worked his way into the starting lineup. He averaged 14.1 points, 4.7 rebounds and 2.6 assists last season. He has appeared...
Young gets nod as Hawks starting point guard
Young gets nod as Hawks starting point guard

Atlanta Hawks coach Lloyd Pierce has been reluctant to name his starting point guard, but he did so without hesitation Monday.  Rookie Trae Young will start his first regular-season NBA game alongside expected starters Kent Bazemore, Taurean Prince, Vince Carter and Alex Lin. The Atlanta Hawks face the Knicks at Madison Square Garden Wednesday...
Young getting grasp of Hawks offense ... and those 30-footers
Young getting grasp of Hawks offense ... and those 30-footers

That’s the thing about a 30-footer – they are almost always wide open. Trae Young knows it. The Hawks rookie point guard hit a game-winning shot from well past the 3-point line last week for an exhibition win against the Spurs. Much focus has been – and will be – on Young’s shooting when the NBA regular season begins Wednesday...
More Stories