Hawks Assign Edy Tavares To NBA Development League

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club has assigned center Edy Tavares to the Austin Spurs of the NBA Development League, pursuant to the flexible assignment rule, it was announced today by President of Basketball Operations/Head Coach Mike Budenholzer

Tavares has played in 10 D-League games this season (eight with Austin and two with Canton), averaging 9.8 points, 9.6 rebounds and 2.4 blocks in 21.4 minutes (.686 FG%, .800 FT%).