The Rookie was Acquired in Exchange for Michael ‘SWANN’ Swanegan
ATLANTA – Hawks Talon GC, the official NBA 2K League affiliate of the Atlanta Hawks, announced today that the team has acquired rookie forward Nicholas Clark (NICK) from Hornets Venom GT in exchange for Michael Swanegan (SWANN).
NICK was drafted by Hornets Venom GT with the 25th pick during the Season Five NBA 2K League draft. A native of Warner Robins, Ga., the 21-year-old has averaged 7.1 points per game during 5v5 play this season.
SWANN was drafted by Hawks Talon GC prior to Season Four of the NBA 2K League. He was selected with the 48th pick and was protected from the Season Five expansion draft by Hawks Talon Gaming. The Chino Hills, Calif. native has averaged 4.9 points per game in 5v5 play this season.
Hawks Talon Gaming continue in THE SWITCH group play this week following a 2-1 record in the week prior. They face off against NetsGC on Thursday, June 23 at 9 p.m. ET, and cap off group play with a matchup against Grizz Gaming on Friday, June 24 at 11 p.m. ET. The league’s second 3v3 tournament of Season Five is best-of-five format.