John Drew was selected by Atlanta with the 25th overall pick of the 1974 NBA Draft and spent eight of his 11 years in the NBA in a Hawks' uniform.

As a rookie, Drew led the league with 357 offensive rebounds. In his eight seasons with the Hawks he averaged over 20 points per game five times.

On September 2, 1982, Drew was traded, along with Freeman WIlliams, to the Utah Jazz in exchange for Dominique Wilkins.

STATS:
Points
Rebounds
Assists
Hawks Totals
12,621
4,433
957
Per Game
21.2
7.5
1.6
Career Totals
15,291
5,088
1,224
Per Game
20.7
6.9
1.7

HONORS AWARDS: 
- 1975 NBA All-Rookie, First Team 
- 2-time NBA All-Star
(1976 & 1980)