Found August 29, 2013 on RealGM:
Free agent forward Eric Dawson has accepted an invite to the Atlanta Hawks’ training camp, a league source told RealGM. Dawson played for the Hawks’ summer league team in July, averaging 3.5 points and 2.5 rebounds. His camp deal with the Hawks will be non-guaranteed. Dawson has spent five seasons in the NBA D-League since going undrafted in 2007. In the 2011-12 season, Dawson was called up to the San Antonio Spurs and averaged almost 10 minutes and four points over four games. Dawson, 29, had a four-year college career at Midwestern State.
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