While Josh Smith recently said he feels like he’s a max player, the Atlanta Hawks don’t feel the same. After meeting with Smith’s representatives this week, the Hawks are not willing to give the 8-year veteran a max deal and are currently entertaining trade offers for the forward.
The Atlanta Hawks are entertaining trade offers around the league for forward Josh Smith, but have yet to decide whether they will deal the ninth-year forward, according to league sources.
The Hawks met with Smith’s representatives this week, at which point the team indicated it was not willing to give Smith a max contract after this season, according to a source…
Smith, according to a source, is prepared to move on.