On Wednesday, the Atlanta Hawks provided an upset by crushing the Phoenix Suns 135-103. This victory evoked the burst of emotions of Trae Young’s dad.
“Man, I’m speechless. So happy for the Atlanta Hawks. I’m seriously speechless and honestly just so proud of my son. To average 30 his whole life and also do it into the NBA was great. But 2 sacrifice 4 team and the leader is AMAZING. Love you and The Trae Young,” Ray Young tweeted.
His son finished the game with 16 points and 12 assists in 26 minutes of play. This season, he is averaging 25.5 points, 3.9 rebounds and 9.4 assists.
The Hawks are on a path to playoffs as they sit in the fifth place in the Eastern Conference with 37 wins and 30 losses. They share the same record as the fourth-placed New York Knicks.