Alex Poythress is back on an NBA team.
The former Wildcat has signed a contract with the Atlanta Hawks on a two-way contract. Poythress spent this Summer League with the Indiana Pacers, but the team cut him during the competition, and he had to finish his Summer League out with a team he was no longer actually on. He averaged 12 points per game in Las Vegas, proving his value and earning a deal with another team.
Tweets of the day
Free agent forward Alex Poythress agrees to a two-way deal with the Atlanta Hawks, league sources tell ESPN.— Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) July 24, 2018
Marathon not a sprint.— Alex Poythress (@AlexTheGreat22) July 25, 2018
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