The Atlanta Hawks have a revamped roster, and each member of this team has high expectations. This city is finished with seeing mediocre basketball from their franchise. To make this next step toward becoming a contender, though, the individuals composing this squad need to fulfill a few goals.
The Hawks made a step in the right direction by shipping Joe Johnson to the Brooklyn Nets for essentially cap space and prospects, but now, the organization needs solid execution from their players.
In a competitive Eastern Conference, boasting the Miami Heat, Boston Celtics, New York Knicks, Indiana Pacers and Brooklyn Nets, the Hawks need efficient production to stay relevant in the playoff race.