New-look Hawks insist they're not just rebuilding

Updated: October 1, 2012, 7:03 PM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- Josh Smith calls it "semi-rebuilding."

Lou Williams goes with the term "restructuring."

Whatever the description, there's no denying that the Atlanta Hawks will look a lot different this season.

The group that begins training camp on Tuesday includes only five holdovers from last year's team, which made its fifth straight trip to the playoffs but was eliminated in the opening round by the Boston Celtics.

Gone is Joe Johnson, the centerpiece of the team since ...

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