Knicks & Hawks Swap Role Players, Picks in 1st Big Trade of 2022
Reunited! New York swung a deal to acquire Cam Reddish, the former college teammate of star guard R.J. Barrett. In order to get him, the Knicks sent Kevin Knox and a 1st-round pick to the Atlanta Hawks. It’s the first big trade of 2022 with the NBA trade deadline (Feb. 10) just around the corner.
Hawks Get: Kevin Knox, 2022 1st-Round Pick
Knicks Get: Cam Reddish, Solomon Hill, 2025 2nd-Round Pick
Reddish was once a top-10 pick back in 2019, but the sharpshooter has often been underutilized in Atlanta. He’s averaging 11.9 points per game this season while playing less minutes than his first two campaigns.
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