NBA Trade Rumors: Hawks Shopping Paul Millsap As Al Horford Decision Looms

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The Atlanta Hawks seem willing to keep free agent forward Al Horford despite agreeing to contracts with swingman Kent Bazemore and center Dwight Howard totaling more than $100 million.

The Hawks upped their offer to Horford to include a fifth year, a league source told Zach Klein of WSB-TV in Atlanta, but it’s not a max deal. For the Hawks to provide a max contract offer, they might have to trade someone, and that player could be All-Star forward Paul Millsap.

Horford reportedly told the Hawks he will decide which team he’s signing with by Saturday night. The
front-runners for his services are the Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards.

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