Atlanta Hawks Sign Josh Magette
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ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club has signed guard Josh Magette (Mah-jet), it was announced today by General Manager Wes Wilcox. The roster stands at 20.
Magette played in 45 games (all starts) in 2015-16 with the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA Development League, averaging 11.5 points, 9.1 assists, 4.5 rebounds and 2.5 steals in 38.0 minutes, leading the D-League in assists per game and steals per game.
He’s also played for Koroivos (Greece) and Landstede (Netherlands).
A native of Hoover, Alabama (Spain Park HS), Magette played four years at Alabama-Huntsville, where he was Gulf South Conference co-Player of the Year as a senior in 2012. He will wear uniform No. 7.