COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (CW69 News at 10) — The College Park Skyhawks announced on Tuesday that Head Coach Steve Gansey has entered league-mandated health and safety protocols and will not coach the team during their NBA G League regular-season opener on Wednesday, Jan. 5 at the Long Island Nets or on Jan. 7 and 8 at the Lakeland Magic.

Assistant Coach Ronnie Burrell will coach the team in Long Island and Assistant Coach Jacob Porter will coach the team in Lakeland.

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The Skyhawks home opener is scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 11, against the Grand Rapids Gold.

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The College Park Skyhawks are the NBA G League affiliate of the Atlanta Hawks and play home games at the Gateway Center Arena at College Park.

For info on season tickets and single-game tickets, contact the Skyhawks front office online at or call 404-878-3370.

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