Hawks place Brandon on waivers
Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) – Atlanta Hawks guard Terrell Brandon was placed
on waivers Thursday. General manager Billy Knight also announced that guard
Travis Hansen and forward Alan Henderson have been placed on the injured list.
Brandon, who hasn’t played for the Hawks since being acquired in a four-team
trade on July 23, 2003, has been suffering from a left knee injury. The
ailment has plagued the 11-year veteran since the 2001-02 season when he had
surgery to repair a cartilage fracture on the surface of his left femur.
Brandon has career averages of 13.8 points, 6.1 assists and 1.6 steals. He
was also a two-time All-Star.
Henderson, a nine-year veteran, goes to the shelf with a lower back strain.
He has appeared in only eight games this season, scoring an average of 4.0
points and pulling down 3.5 boards per game.
Hansen, a rookie out of BYU, is suffering from a stress reaction in his right
foot. He has appeared in 24 games this season, averaging 1.9 points per