Koonin: 'People will lose their mind when Trae Young plays Luca Doncic'

Dukes & Bell
August 10, 2018 - 6:07 pm

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Hawks CEO Steve Koonin joins Dukes and Bell. Koonin kicked off the interview talking about his terrible golf game. In regards to the Hawks/NBA schedule that was just released Koonin said that “Philips will be booked during Super Bowl week.” Koonin said that Phillips Arena will host the Monday night media event during Super Bowl Week among other events.

Koonin said that the home opener vs. Dallas will be very interesting and thinks that twitter will lose their mind either way that game goes between Trae Young and Luca Doncic. Koonin on season tickets, “We will start putting flex plans together since the schedule has been released.”

Koonin also talked about how Carmelo Anthony called and asked for a Hawks jersey and Koonin thought it was a good idea. Koonin said that they Hawks just wanted to have fun with the situation. Koonin said that you will see something soon about an open house for Phillips Arena after the renovations are complete.