Friday April 3rd, 2015

The Atlanta Hawks are expected to sign forward Austin Daye for the remainder of the season, reports Mark Spears of Yahoo Sports.

Atlanta signed Daye to a second 10-day contract last month as forward Mike Scott continued to recover from a toe injury.

Prior to joining the Hawks, Daye played 26 games with the San Antonio Spurs this season. Over 31 total games in 2014-15, Daye has averaged 3.8 points and 2.2 rebounds per game.

Daye has also had stints with the Memphis Grizzlies, Toronto Raptors and Detroit PistonsThe 26-year-old is in his sixth season in the league since being selected in the first round of the 2009 draft out of Gonzaga.

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The Hawks (56-19) have already clinched the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference.



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