Hawks Acquire Derrick Walton Jr. From Clippers In Exchange For Conditional 2022 2nd-Round Draft Pick

Los Angeles Clippers v Oklahoma City Thunder
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - DECEMBER 22: Derrick Walton Jr. #10 of the LA Clippers handles the ball during a game against the Oklahoma City Thunder on December 22, 2019 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
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ATLANTA — The Atlanta Hawks have acquired point guard Derrick Walton, Jr. and cash considerations from the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for the Hawks’ 2022 second-round draft pick (protected top 55), it was announced today. The 6-foot guard appeared in 23 games (one start) with the Clippers this season, averaging 2.2 points and 1.0 assist in 9.7 minutes per game.

In a subsequent move, the Hawks have requested waivers on Walton.


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