John Collins RUMORS & NEWS

  • Celtics Floated as ‘Reasonable Option’ to Add ‘No. 3 Scorer’ John Collins

    Heavy "Before the Atlanta Hawks committed long-term to John Collins this offseason, the Boston Celtics were among the most prominently discussed landing spots for the budding big man. In fact, The Ringer’s Kevin O’Connor reported at last season’s trade..." September 06

  • Hawks lock up John Collins to 5-year, $125M deal

    The Score "The Atlanta Hawks agreed to a five-year, $125-million contract with restricted free agent John Collins, his agents told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Collins' deal includes a player option for the fifth year. " August 04

  • Hawks Offered 5-Year, $125M Contract to John Collins

    Bleacher Nation "The Atlanta Hawks have offered restricted free agent forward John Collins a five-year, $125 million extension, according to Sam Amick of The Athletic.  The Hawks offered Collins a four-year, $90 million extension prior to the season, per Amick, which he turned down in..." August 03

  • John Collins, Hawks Not Close On New Contract

    Yardbarker "Contrary to an earlier report from an NBA Insider with Bleacher Report, apparently the Hawks and John Collins are not as close to a reported $120 million extension as we once thought. Regardless, John Collins is a Restricted Free Agent, so the Hawks can match any offer that..." August 02

  • Mavericks, Spurs Looking to Lure John Collins Away From Hawks?

    SI "The Atlanta Hawks found themselves a stellar young player in John Collins. Although they grabbed him outside of the lottery with the 19th overall pick during the 2017 NBA Draft, the Hawks quickly found out they landed a gem. For the last four seasons, Collins has shown tons..." August 02

  • Hawks’ 2 biggest threats to steal John Collins, revealed

    Clutch Points "The Atlanta Hawks surprised everyone else as they reached the Eastern Conference Finals in last season’s playoffs before getting eliminated by the Milwaukee Bucks in six games. They enter the offseason to try and improve the young team that had a solid run in the..." July 31

  • What Would A John Collins Trade To The Spurs Look Like?

    NBA Analysis "The Atlanta Hawks took everyone by surprise this NBA season not only because they made the playoffs as the 5-seed in the Eastern Conference, but because they made it all the way to the Eastern Conference Finals, knocking the Philadelphia 76ers out of the playoffs in the..." July 30

  • Hawks extend qualifying offer to John Collins

    The Score "The Atlanta Hawks have extended a qualifying offer to John Collins, making the four-year NBA veteran a restricted free agent, sources told The Athletic's Shams Charania. The Hawks will now have the right to match any offer sheet Collins signs with another team,..." July 22

  • This Hawks-Timberwolves sign-and-trade involves John Collins

    NBA Analysis "For years now, the Minnesota Timberwolves have been trying to turn themselves into something of value in the Western Conference, but they really have not seen much success over the years. Since the start of the 2004-05 NBA season, Minnesota only has a total of 485 wins, which is the fewest in..." July 21

  • What Would It Take For The Mavericks To Trade For John Collins?

    NBA Analysis "The Atlanta Hawks made an improbable run to the Eastern Conference Finals this year after many believed that they had a small chance of making the NBA playoffs entering the season! This Hawks team is young, they are fun to watch and they are led by one of the best guards in the league..." July 16

  • This Hawks-Spurs sign-and-trade is centered on John Collins

    NBA Analysis "The Atlanta Hawks took everyone by surprise this NBA season not only because they made the playoffs as the 5-seed in the Eastern Conference, but because they made it all the way to the Eastern Conference Finals, knocking the Philadelphia 76ers out of the playoffs in the..." July 15

  • 3 reasons John Collins is the perfect frontcourt partner for Karl-Anthony Towns

    Clutch Points "Heading to the offseason, Atlanta Hawks forward John Collins has emerged as one of the most sought-after talents in the market as of late. Looking back, the Minnesota Timberwolves already tried their luck in landing him during the trade deadline back in late March...." July 14

  • Is John Collins An Option For The Spurs?

    Clutch Points "Atlanta Hawks forward John Collins figures to be one of the most sought-after free agents in this upcoming offseason. After having an impressive 2020-21 campaign, which saw him become a vital piece in Atlanta’s stellar playoff run to the Eastern Conference Finals, several..." July 14

  • 3 reasons Heat must sign John Collins to help Jimmy Butler, Bam Adebayo

    Clutch Points "Atlanta Hawks forward John Collins is one name to keep an eye on this offseason. According to The Athletic’s Shams Charania, a couple of teams could be interesting landing destinations for Collins in the off season. After all, the forward did turn down an extension..." July 14

  • 5 reasons Mavs must sign John Collins to help Luka Doncic

    Clutch Points "The Dallas Mavericks are in a great position this offseason, even after a first round exit in the NBA Playoffs. They lost to the Los Angeles Clippers in seven games despite a great performance from Luka Doncic. The superstar guard has emerged as one of the top players..." July 14

  • Heat & Spurs to show interest in Hawks big man John Collins this summer

    CBS Sports "The Atlanta Hawks made a surprising run to the Eastern Conference finals this year on the strength of Trae Young's phenomenal playoff debut, as well as the depth of Bogdan Bogdanovic, Kevin Huerter, Danilo Gallinari, Lou Williams, Clint..." July 13

  • Dallas To Have Interest In Hawks' John Collins?

    SI "According to The Athletic's Shams Charania, the Mavericks are among the Miami Heat, San Antonio Spurs, and Minnesota Timberwolves as the teams expected to show interest in John Collins. "Dallas, Miami, San Antonio and Minnesota are among the teams expected to show..." July 13

  • Tony Ressler: Hawks Hoping For “Fair Agreement’ With John Collins

    Hoops Rumors "Following a surprise trip to the Eastern Conference finals, the Hawks face a few financial decisions that will shape the future of the franchise. Owner Tony Ressler provided some insight into the team’s mindset during an end-of-season news conference, writes Chris..." July 07

  • Hawks’ John Collins strongly speaks out on future in Atlanta after loss in Eastern Conference Finals

    Clutch Points "The Atlanta Hawks just lost to the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference Finals, and now attention turns to John Collins’ future with the franchise. Collins is set to be a restricted free agent, giving the Hawks a chance to match any offer sheet he..." July 04

  • Atlanta Hawks Offseason: New deals for John Collins, Trae Young?

    ESPN "Although the disappointment of losing in the conference finals is likely to linger into the offseason, these playoffs gave us a glimpse of what the future holds for the Atlanta Hawks. This is no longer a team stuck in the bottom of the standings but a roster with a strong..." July 04

  • John Collins has been vital to the Hakws playoff run

    USA Today "John Collins loves to dunk on opponents. He did it multiple times in Atlanta’s 116-113 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals. .psd-readMoreComponent{padding-top:15px;padding-bottom:15px;border-top:1px solid..." June 24

  • Hawks’ John Collins can cash in with big series vs. Julius Randle

    AJC "John Collins is, at worst, a top-10 NBA power forward this season. Opinions may vary depending on how positions are assigned and what you value most with big men, but the point is Collins is a very good player for the Hawks. Julius Randle is, at worst, a top-five NBA power forward..." May 20

  • Atlanta Hawks Could Acquire Kristaps Porzingis For John Collins And Cam Reddish

    Fadeaway World "The Atlanta Hawks are an exciting team in the Eastern Conference, and Trae Young has led them to the 5th seed in the Eastern Conference. Despite their good position, it seems as though pairing Trae Young with another All-Star caliber player during the offseason could greatly benefit them going..." May 09

  • Free Agent Stock Watch: Southeast Division

    Hoops Rumors "Throughout the season, Hoops Rumors takes a closer look at players who will be free agents or could become free agents this off-season. We examine if their stock is rising or falling due to performance and other factors. This week, we take a look at players from the Southeast..." May 08

  • 5 NBA Free Agents Most Likely to Be Overpaid This Offseason

    Bleacher Report "Let's begin with a disclaimer: Few NBA free agents get overpaid. Price points are whatever the market dictates. Unless teams throw money at someone without real competition for his services, contracts are an accurate reflection of a player's value at that time. This particular..." May 02

  • Charles Barkley Roasts The Hawks In Hilarious Viral Clip

    Fadeaway World "With Trae Young, Clint Capela, and John Collins, the Atlanta Hawks have a talented core that is already making some noise in the East. Still, if you ask many within the NBA community, they aren’t quite there when it comes to being a legitimate title contender. On “Inside..." April 16

  • John Collins Out At Least Another Week

    Hoops Rumors "Hawks big man John Collins will remain sidelined with a sprained left ankle for at least another week, according to a team press release. The injury has kept him unavailable for Atlanta since March 30. The Hawks note that Collins has progressed in his recovery..." April 09

  • John Collins To Miss At Least One Week With Ankle Injury

    Hoops Rumors "Hawks big man John Collins, who suffered a sprained left ankle during Tuesday’s loss in Phoenix, underwent an MRI on Wednesday, according to the team. Following that MRI, Collins has been diagnosed with a lateral ankle sprain and associated bone bruise, the Hawks announced..." April 01

  • John Collins leaves game vs. Suns after suffering sprained ankle

    CBS Sports "The Atlanta Hawks lost to the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night, 117-110, in a pretty fun and competitive matchup. Unfortunately, the game wasn't the only thing they lost. Big man John Collins was ruled out after suffering a sprained ankle during the first half and..." March 31