Atlanta Hawks Players Get COVID-19 Vaccine

It has been reported that 14 Atlanta Hawks players have gotten the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Another 22 members of the Atlanta Hawks staff also received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. 

“Increasing access to health, wellness, and play throughout the greater Atlanta community continues to be a priority for our organization, as eligibility for vaccination continues to expand, we intend to use our platform and influence to encourage and educate citizens on the importance of receiving a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as you are eligible, especially younger adults and communities of color.” – Atlanta Hawks official statement

The Atlanta Hawks and the New Orleans Pelicans are the only NBA teams to confirm that players and basketball staff have received their first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. 




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