Thursday , Apr , 01 , 2010 C.Y. Ellis

Hawks sign Ekezie

Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) – The Atlanta Hawks have signed Obinna Ekezie
for the remainder of the season after previously inking the center to a pair
of 10-day contracts.

The 29-year-old Ekezie is averaging 1.8 points and 2.3 rebounds in 10 contests
this season.

The 6-foot-9 former Maryland standout has played in 111 career games with
Atlanta, Dallas, Washington, the Clippers and Vancouver Grizzlies. Ekezie was
a second-round pick by the Grizzlies in the 1999 NBA draft.