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Hawks announce acquisition of Tiago Splitter

The Hawks officially added Tiago Splitter to their roster and gave up next to nothing. The team announced the acquisition of the center in a trade with the Spurs on Thursday. The deal was agreed to last week during the NBA moratorium, which ended Thursday. The Hawks traded only the rights for 2007 second-round pick Georgios Printezis and a top-55 protected 2017 second-round pick. Printezis was obtained in the Thabo Sefolosha sign-and-trade with the Thunder last year. He plays for Olympiacos in Europe. The Hawks will only surrender the rights to the 2017 second-round pick if it falls from 56-60. Moments after the trade was announced, Splitter reacted on social media. In a Twitter post,...

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