John and Mark Zinno catch up with Hawks Head Coach Mike Budenholzer.
Coming off a last min win over a bad Brooklyn Nets, Coach Bud spends a few mins talking about the latest from Atlanta Hawks on and off the court. Coach Bud believed last night was a must win after a three game losing streak. Mike said Dennis is in a good place and they are going to continue to help him grow and improve. Bud dodged the question as to why he benched Dennis for the rest of the Warriors game.
Coach Bud agreed that Dwight and Dennis could become a great combo if they work together to make it happen. Mike talked about bringing Tim Hardaway Jr off the bench as a good thing for the team. Bud talked about bringing Jose Calderon on to the team, how he has a lot to give and the knowledge and spirit he has on the court. Coach Bud reiterated the play of Ilyasova since he has joined the team and the great edition he is to the group. Mike said they focus on the process and try not to look at the standings but would like to have home court advantage if possible.
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