The Hawks moved to strengthen their squad by signing strikers Stephenson and Malcolm Hill 10 days contract.
Hawks will also sign with a free agent Wes Iwundu sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Iwundu, who played for Orlando Magic, Dallas Mavericks and New Orleans Pelicans over five NBA seasons, will sign on Thursday in Philadelphia before Atlanta’s game against 76ers, sources said.
Stephenson played for Grand Rapids Gold, Denver Nuggets‘G League link. He is averaging 19.8 points, 8.0 rebounds and 4.3 assists in 12 games.
A nine-year NBA veteran, Stephenson averaged 8.6 points, 4.2 rebounds and 2.9 assists in 508 games, having played for a number of teams, including Indiana Pacers, who drafted him in the second round of the 2010 NBA draft.
Hill used to play for Birmingham Squadron, the Pelicans’ G League affiliate, and is averaging 16.9 points and 6.1 rebounds in 12 games.
https://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/32923895/atlanta-hawks-add-two-more-players-health-safety-protocols-ink-lance-stephenson-10-day-deal Atlanta Hawks adds two more players to health and safety protocols, signs Lance Stephenson for 10 days