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John Collins

John Collins

Power Forward, Atlanta Hawks

Age: 21 Height: 6-10 Weight: 235 lbs School: Wake Forest

Atlanta Hawks

John Collins News

Author: Kevin L. Chouinard After an entertaining weekend of basketball in Charlotte, John Collins and Trae Young wore faces of chagrin late Saturday night.  Collins took center stage in the night's signature event, the Slam Dunk Contest, with fellow competitors Hamidou Diallo, Dennis Smith, Jr. and

John Collins of the Atlanta Hawks with his second dunk of the first round of the 2019 AT&T Slam Dunk Contest.

John Collins of the Atlanta Hawks with his first dunk in Round 1 of the 2019 AT&T Slam Dunk Contest.

2019 AT&T Slam Dunk Saturday, Feb 16, 2019

Charlotte Hornets forward Miles Bridges, Atlanta Hawks forward-center John Collins, Oklahoma City Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo and New York Knicks guard Dennis Smith Jr. will showcase their aerial artistry and leaping ability in the 2019 AT&T Slam Dunk on Saturday, Feb. 16 at Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Never highly recruited. Never a McDonald’s All-American. Snubbed for ACC Player of the Year. Barely made the NCAA tournament. But the Hawks' second-year player has star potential.

Player Role

Starting PF

Draft Rankings

Overall

#50

Among PFs

#8