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ATLANTA Metro Atlanta native Lou Williams, who spent his first seven seasons with Philadelphia, broke the news himself on Tuesday evening, even if some red tape was holding up the Hawks from officially announcing the guard's signing on Wednesday. At 5:22 p.m. Eastern on Tuesday, Williams tweeted from his verified account, "ATL... LOUWILLVILLE.. happy to be apart of a team thats similar to the Sixers.. Young, athletic, and hardworking.. highlightfactory" the last a reference to the team's marketing slogan for Philips Arena. The deal had not become official by the time Hawks coach Larry Drew addressed the media on Wednesday afternoon at the second day of rookie camp. A team media relations employee instructed Drew not to comment on pending roster moves but Drew did offer his views on the possibility that the Hawks will get smaller at the shooting guard position, where size had previously been an advantage. (Six-time All-Star Joe Johnson, who reportedly has been t...
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