Sixers re-sign Spencer Hawes

Sixers were 22-15 in games that he played last season

PHILADELPHIA, PA. – JULY 13, 2012 – The Philadelphia 76ers announced today that they have re-signed center Spencer Hawes. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Hawes (7-1, 245) was originally acquired by Philadelphia along with Andres Nocioni from Sacramento in exchange for Samuel Dalembert on June 17, 2010. In 118 games with 110 starts for the Sixers, Hawes has averaged 8.0 points, 6.2 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.01 blocks in 22.4 minutes per game while shooting 47.4% from the floor.

Last season, the Sixers were 22-15 in games that Hawes played compared to a 13-16 mark in games that he missed. The fifth-year veteran recorded eight double-doubles in 37 games played last season after having just seven in 81 games played in 2010-11.