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Indefinite ban meted on Knicks fan for spitting on Hawks’ star Trae Young

A New York Knicks fan has been banned indefinitely from watching at the Madison Square Garden after he was caught on TV spitting on Atlanta Hawks’ star Trae Young. The Knicks apologized to Young and the Hawks organization for the unfortunate incident that transpired with 8:34 left in Game 2 on Wednesday night.
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Knicks ban fan from MSG for spitting on Hawks star Trae Young

May 27 (UPI) -- The New York Knicks have banned a fan from Madison Square Garden for spitting on Atlanta Hawks star guard Trae Young on Wednesday night during Game 2 of their first-round playoff series. In a statement released Thursday, the Knicks called the incident "unacceptable" and apologized to...
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Knicks focusing on shutting down Hawks star Trae Young

Coaches always will tell you that winning a playoff series never is about stopping one opposing player, but Tom Thibodeau and the Knicks certainly are devising a game plan they hope will combat explosive point guard Trae Young during their first-round playoff series against the Hawks. The Knicks actually had...
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Knicks coach Tom Thibodeau teases big move to stop Hawks star Trae Young

The New York Knicks are back in the playoffs and will have the pleasure of trying to slow down Atlanta Hawks star point guard Trae Young. The Knicks are elite defensively and will need a team effort against Young, but head coach Tom Thibodeau is already hinting at one potential move to make life more difficult on the All-Star.
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Hawks star Trae Young reacts to galaxy brain take about his status among Atlanta icons

Trae Young appreciates the love from his fans and the city of Atlanta. But the Hawks point guard has appreciation for those who came before him. NBA reporter Ben Stinar claimed he overheard fans at an Atlanta-area Chipotle say Young is the “best thing to happen to the Hawks.” Stinar then took it a step forward, claiming the city of Atlanta has never had an “icon” like Young to rally behind.

Kendrick Perkins Praises Trae Young: “It’s Time To Put Some Damn Respect On Trae Young’s Name. This Man Has Made The Atlanta Hawks Relevant Again… By The Way, He Has His Team Sitting At The No. 4 Spot In The East.”

Trae Young is a player that was criticized over the last few seasons due to his inability to lead his team to wins in the past. The Atlanta Hawks haven’t made the playoffs during the last two seasons, but that could potentially change this season. Trae Young has led the Atlanta Hawks to a 26-24 record in the Eastern Conference, and the franchise looks like it has a good chance to make the postseason.

Kameron McGusty proud of former teammate and current NBA star Trae Young

Kameron McGusty poured in a season-high 27 points in the regular-season finale win over Boston College on Saturday. McGusty’s big game was similar to ones his former teammate and current NBA star Trae Young had when the two were teammates at Oklahoma three years ago. Although the two are busy...