Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young gets five from John Collins in the final minutes of a 106-82 victory over the Miami Heat in a NBA basketball game at State Farm Arena on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Atlanta. Curtis Compton/
Photo: Compton
Photo: Compton

Hawks upgrade Collins, Young to probable

The Hawks will likely have both John Collins and Trae Young for Saturday night’s game against the Celtics. Both starters were upgraded to probable on the team’s injury report after battling illness Friday.

Collins, the starting power forward, was listed as questionable with bronchitis-type symptoms and Young, the starting point guard, was is listed as questionable with flu-like symptoms ahead of the home matchup.

The Hawks listed starting center Dewayne Dedmon (left ankle sprain) as probable. Kent Bazemore (right ankle sprain) and Miles Plumlee (sore left knee) remain out.

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