Trae Young - updates

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Durant upset, Young dominates in NBA 2K Players Tournament

Apr 04, 2020 - 1:29 PM

The Bucks go 3-of-3 on opening day of the tournament as Trae Young, Patrick Beverly, Derrick Jones Jr, and Zach Lavine advance to the second round

GREEK FREAK. Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks prove too much to handle on NBA 2K20. Screengrab from Youtube/IGN

Trae Young erupts for 50 points as Hawks down Heat

Feb 21, 2020 - 3:33 PM

Just days after his NBA All-Star debut, Trae Young unleashes a career-high performance

Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images/AFP

No missing Trae Young in busy All-Star action

Feb 15, 2020 - 4:42 PM

It isn't exactly an All-Star break for young Hawks star Trae Young as he sees action in all 3 days of the annual NBA spectacle

HAMMING IT UP. Trae Young shares a laugh with fellow sophomore sensation Luka Doncic. Photo by Nuccio Dinuzzo/EPA-EFE

'He was with me tonight': Trae Young matches Kobe's double-double record

Jan 27, 2020 - 2:29 PM

Hawks stalwart Trae Young pays tribute to his idol Kobe Bryant by donning a No. 8 jersey against the Wizards

GRATEFUL. Trae Young pays tribute to the late Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna on and off the court. Photo from Trae Young's Twitter

Trae Young erupts for 42 points in loss to Raptors

Jan 21, 2020 - 12:13 PM

Defending champions Toronto Raptors escape the Hawks' Trae Young-led surge

KEY PLAYER. Trae Young scores more than 40 points for the seventh time this season. Photo by Paul Mata/Rappler

Doncic, Young head NBA rookie team of the year

May 22, 2019 - 10:11 AM

This season's top 5 NBA draft picks make it to the All-Rookie First Team – a first since 1985

Young hits game-winner as Hawks topple short-handed Bucks

Apr 01, 2019 - 11:59 AM

The Bucks play without MVP candidate Giannis Antetokounmpo and stars Khris Middleton and Eric Bledsoe

YOUNG BUCK. Trey Young continues to stake his claim for the Rookie of the Year award. Photo from

NBA Draft 2018: Winners and losers

Jun 22, 2018 - 5:08 PM

Check out who made the right and wrong forecasts of future cornerstones

NEXT GEN. Young hotshots (from left) Kevin Knox, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Wendell Carter Jr. and Collin Sexton share a light moment during the 2018 NBA Draft. Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images/AFP

NBA Draft 2018: Top 10 picks

Jun 22, 2018 - 10:28 AM

The Phoenix Suns make Deandre Ayton the first player from the Bahamas to get selected first overall

NUMBER ONE. Deandre Ayton (right) poses with NBA commissioner Adam Silver after getting drafted first overall by the Phoenix Suns. Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images/AFP