What Danilo Gallinari’s contract implies for the Hawks
The Hawks have a three-year, $61.5 million agreement in place with previous Oklahoma City Thunder forward Danilo Gallinari, sources told The Athletic on Friday. Contracts can not become main until twelve noon ET on Sunday.
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Gallinari is an interesting fit on this roster, especially for that price. He is strictly a power forward at this phase of his profession, and undoubtedly the Hawks have a starting-caliber power forward on the roster in John Collins. Hawks basic supervisor Travis Schlenk discussed Collins and his being extension eligible previously this week.
” As I’ve mentioned in the past, John is a huge piece of our group, and we have the ability to start talking with agents Friday at 6 p.m.,” Schlenk said. “We’ll certainly engage with them, and our hope is to get something made with John, but we have to wait till Friday at 6 p.m.”
But potentially …