Luke Babbitt signs deal with Atlanta Hawks
ATLANTA, Ga. —
Galena grad and Nevada alum Luke Babbitt is headed to a new NBA team.
According to ESPN's Adrian Wojarnowski, Babbitt has signed a one-year deal with the Atlanta Hawks.
Babbitt played in 68 games for the Miami Heat last season and started 55 of them. Prior to last season, the most games the forward had ever started in one season was nineteen. He averaged 4.8 points last year.
It was reported by Basketball Insiders reporter Michael Scotto that the deal is worth $1.9 million.