Lloyd Pierce; learning the game can be humbling for Trae Young

The Midday Show w/ Andy & Randy
November 29, 2018 - 1:57 pm

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Hawks head coach Lloyd Pierce joins Rick and John to talk about the Hawks and development of Trae Young. 

Rick catches coach with a line about getting John Collins back sooner than expected and what a big part of the plan Collins is for the team. 

Coach talks about the long tough stretch games and how getting a few wins was so important espically for the younger players. They talk about Vince Carter and how he has made the unbelievable plays throughout this career and he brings so much class to the court at his age. 

Coach spends a few mins. talking about Trae Young and how he is progressing and learning humility of the game. Coach says his shooting precentage being low should not be a concern for any of the fans. Coach has to remind the younger players that they will have to handle certain situations regardless of the win/loss record. However, he knows he is a good point guard and also knows he has a lot to learn. 

Click below to hear Lloyd Pierce with Rick and John.