Thursday , Dec , 28 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

Hawks ink Medvedenko

Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) – The Atlanta Hawks signed veteran free agent
forward/center Slava Medvedenko on Thursday. Per team policy, financial terms
were not disclosed.

Medvedenko spent the past six years with the Los Angeles Lakers and won
championship rings in 2001 and 2002.

The Kiev, Ukraine native averaged 5.4 points and 2.9 rebounds in 249 career
games with Los Angeles.