Hawks draft picks John Collins (left), Tyler Dorsey (middle) and Alpha Kaba (right) sit together during their introductory press conference Monday.
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Sideline Report: Hawks introduce 2017 Draft picks

Here’s five things to know on Tuesday:

1. Hawks introduce Draft picks

The Atlanta Hawks introduced 2017 Draft picks John Collins, Tyler Dorsey and Alpha Kaba during a press conference on Monday afternoon. Chris Vivlamore reports on the press conference introducing the three Draft picks and why Collins will be wearing No. 20 next season.

2. Braves to start series with Padres

The Atlanta Braves will begin a four-game series with the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night from San Diego's Petco Park. Tuesday's game begins at 10:10 p.m. EST.

3. Falcons to reach deal with Freeman ‘fairly soon’

In his appearance on 92.9 The Game on Monday, Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank commented on the ongoing contract talks with running back Devonta Freeman. More on the AJC.com

Dwight Howard's first press conference as a Charlotte Hornet. (Video by Steve Hummer/AJC)

4. Dwight Howard talks his trade to Hornets

Steve Hummer writes about former Atlanta Hawk Dwight Howard and Howard’s perspective on being traded to the Charlotte Hornets last week. Howard discussed his Monday press conference officially introducing him as a Hornet.

5. Tim Tebow promoted to high-A St. Lucie team

New York Mets outfielder Tim Tebow was promoted on Sunday to the class-A advanced St. Luice Mets. More on the AJC.com.

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