The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the trade had not been announced.
The New York Times, Newsday and ESPN reported the deal was set to be completed Friday with the Hawks sending Brooklyn a 2020 second-round NBA Draft pick and the rights to 21-year-old French guard Isaia Cordinier, who plays for Antibes in his homeland.
It is unclear what else the Nets will receive in return.
Lin joins a crowded backcourt in Atlanta with incumbent starter Dennis Schroder and 2018 top draft pick Trae Young on the roster, though the move likely spells the end of Schroder's time in a Hawks uniform if the front office can find a willing trade partner.
English fans erupt at that Kieran Tripper goal
Tickets to watch England play their World Cup semi-final against Croatia at Peterborough's World Cup street party are running out. "We've all grown up watching England and to represent your country at a semi-final of a World Cup , there's no better feeling".
Whitehead also saw little action throughout the 2017-18 season as he only played 11.3 minutes per game in 16 outings with the Nets.
Lin became the first player in National Basketball Association history with at least 20 points and seven assists in each of his first five starts before undergoing left knee surgery in March to end his season.
The Hawks will be the seventh team for Lin, the undrafted former Harvard star who memorably broke out with the Knicks during his run of Linsanity in February 2012. The NBA's first American-born player of Chinese or Taiwanese descent has also played for Golden State, Houston, the Lakers and Charlotte. In order to take on the salary in the Denver deal, the Atlanta trade must be completed first.
During a partially healthy season in Brooklyn during the 2016-17 season, Lin averaged 14.5 points and 5.1 assists over 36 games. Arthur, 30, averaged 2.8 points and 0.8 rebounds in 19 contests.
The Food and Drug Administration says retails still can not legally sell Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal following a recall. Most infections usually last four to seven days and most people recover without treatment.
In May, Trump said Daniels was paid to stop "false and extortionist accusations" she made about a sexual encounter with him. Stormy Daniels has been arrested at a strip club in OH after allowing a patron to touch her while she was performing.
Clooney, the husband of leading human-rights lawyer Amal Clooney, has a home on the Italian mainland at Lake Como. Clooney is in Sardinia to film a miniseries based on Joseph Heller's book " Catch 22 ", the news agency said.
Saturday Night Live's Michael Che and Colin Jost will co-host 70th Emmy Awards, airing live on Monday, Sept. 17, at 8 p.m. It has 22 nominations, followed by Saturday Night Live and Westworld with 21 each.
No. 24 Kei Nishikori avoided an upset, winning 4-6, 7-5 (5), 7-6 (10), 6-1 over unseeded Ernests Gulbis of Latvia. The victory allowed Anderson to reach the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the first time in his professional career.
The second phase of a rescue operation has ended for the day, with more than half of the Thai soccer team rescued from the cave. The eight boys who've been rescued so far have all swum out of the cave, each escorted by two expert divers.
A man who was recorded haranguing a woman for wearing a Puerto Rico flag shirt at an IL park has been charged with a hate crime. And anyone who has eyeballs can see how police do not handle encounters with Black and brown people the same as with whites.
States would be free to act because, without Roe , the constitutional right to access abortion would be gone. Wade as a "binding precedent" of the Supreme Court - which judges in lower courts are required to do .
Meghan Markle Told Fan She Misses ‘Suits’
Speaking of the deleted tweet, Noone said, she removed the original message because it "was misleading". "I look forward to it". If Serena wins she'll be the fist mother to win the Grand Slam since Australian Evonne Goolagong Cawley in 1980.
IDF strikes three military targets in Syrian Golan heights
Israel has repeatedly said it will not allow Iran to establish a permanent military presence on its doorstep in neighboring Syria. Conricus said that after the drone was destroyed by a single Patriot missile, its remains landed near the Sea of Galilee.
US Ambassador Plays Down Donald Trump's "Turmoil" Comment
A mass demonstration is planned for Friday, which is expected to draw more than 50,000 people according to a Facebook event . But there will still be other anti-Trump events going on around the city, if you want to eyeball the action.
Rescuers To Extract Final Five From Thai Cave Tuesday
Thai officials have been tight-lipped about the rescue operation, and would not comment on how many people were removed Monday. Reuters reported that eight players have been rescued in unsafe attempts by a world-class global team of divers.
Rockets offered Clint Capela $85 million
Green, a native of Houston , signed a 10-day contract with the Rockets on December 28 and ended up staying for the season. ESPN's Dave McMenamin reported Paul and head coach Mike D'Antoni talked with Anthony's camp over the weekend.