The Atlanta Hawks will begin rookie minicamp on Tuesday as the team prepares for play in the 2012 Vegas Summer League which begins on Friday. The Hawks announced a 15-man roster earlier on Monday and are expected to add Jordan Williams as soon as the Joe Johnson trade becomes official.
Summer league participants will go through physicals on Tuesday morning before participating in an evening practice. The team will practice a double session on Wednesday and again on Thursday morning before departing for Vegas. Atlanta opens play in Vegas on Friday against the Washington Wizards at 4 p.m. ET.
Both of Atlanta's 2012 draft picks John Jenkins and Mike Scott will participate as well as former second round selections Pape Sy and Keith Benson.