The tension between Hawks point guard Trae Young and head coach Nate McMillan is heating up.
On Saturday’s [AEDT] shootaround, McMillan and Young reportedly had an exchange that resulted in Young not playing and not showing up to State Farm Arena for the Hawks’ 117-109 win over the Denver Nuggets. The Athletic reported Young won’t be disciplined over the incident.
McMillan asked Young if he could participate in the team’s shootaround while Young was receiving treatment for his right shoulder. McMillan wanted Young to participate in the shootaround, get treatment for his injury during the game’s warmups and then play.
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