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Jason Richardson (basketball)

Hawks to sign Jason Richardson to non-guaranteed deal

Jason Richardson, a 13-year NBA veteran will sign a non-guaranteed contract with the Hawks and come to training camp next month, according to a person familiar with the situation. He is expected to sign the contract Monday. Richardson, 34, played 34 games with the 76ers last season. He averaged 9.1 points and 3.5 rebounds in 21.9 minutes. Richardson did not play in 2013-14 as he battled foot and knee injuries. He had microfracture surgery on his left knee in March 2014. He missed a total of 764 days when he appeared in a game with the 76ers on Feb. 20 and had seven points and seven rebounds in 18 minutes. The guard/forward was a first-round pick of the Warriors (No. 5 overall) in 2001...