The Hawks announced that ahead John Collins will pass up Friday night’s video game in opposition to the Chicago Bulls with flu-like signs.
Rookie ahead Omari Spellman will start out in place of Collins, as the Hawks will deploy a 3-rookie starting off lineup that incorporates Trae Younger, Kevin Huerter and Spellman.
Collins experienced 34 points and eight rebounds in Wednesday night’s 131-123 get more than the Minnesota Timberwolves.
He is the Hawks’ leading scorer in his second period with the workforce. He is averaging 19.5 points and 9.5 rebounds per video game, and he has racked up 24 double-doubles this period for the 21-41 Hawks.
This will be the 17th video game that Collins has skipped this period. He skipped the initial 15 video games of the period with a left ankle injuries just before returning Nov. 17.
The Hawks-Bulls video game is established for 7:30 p.m. at State Farm Arena.