Wednesday , Aug , 03 , 2005 C.Y. Ellis

Hawks sign Bucks center to offer sheet

Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) – The Atlanta Hawks have signed Milwaukee
restricted free-agent center Zaza Pachulia to an offer sheet. Terms were not
disclosed, but the Bucks now have seven days to decide whether to match it.

Pachulia averaged 6.2 points and 5.1 rebounds in 74 games for the Bucks last
season. He spent his rookie year with Orlando, posting averages of 3.3 points
and 2.9 rebounds in 59 games.

The 21-year-old native of the Republic of Georgia was a second-round pick of
the Magic in the 2003 draft. He was selected by Charlotte in the following
year’s expansion draft and traded to the Bucks for a 2004 second-round draft