NBA Preview: Predicting Each Team’s 2014-15 Breakout Player

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May 3, 2014; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Atlanta Hawks guard

Jeff Teague

(0) drives to the basket with ind25 defending during the first quarter in game seven of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Mandatory Credit: Pat Lovell-USA TODAY Sports

Atlanta Hawks

Returning Goods: Al Horford, Paul Millsap Kyle Korver

2014-15 Breakout Player: Jeff Teague

Word: After quite a solid fifth season in the NBA, averaging 16 points and seven assists per game, I expect Teague to post even up bigger numbers in 2014-15. And we saw a preview of what Teague could be during the playoffs last season against the Indiana Pacers. Teague averaged nearly 20 points, five assists and four rebounds per game in the postseason. Expect this season’s numbers to hover around that.