Every NBA Franchise’s All-Time Starting 5

Atlanta Hawks

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Point Guard — Lenny Wilkens 

Shooting Guard — Lou Hudson

Small Forward — Dominique Wilkins

Power Forward — Bob Pettit

Center — Dikembe Mutombo

What better way to kick off than with a lineup featuring five Hall of Famers? Wilkens, Hudson and Pettit carried the then St. Louis Hawks through the 1960s, collecting 26 All-Star nods between them. Though, the most popular Hawk of all-time is perhaps Slam Dunk Champion and seven-time All-NBA selection Dominique Wilkins — who leads the franchise in both games played (882) and points scored (23,292). Rounding out this group is big man Dikembe Mutombo. The shot-blocking savant only played four and a half seasons in Atlanta, but earned three Defensive Player of the Year honors (’97, ’98, ’01) during that stretch.