Report: Lou Williams to sign with Atlanta Hawks

Former 76ers guard Lou Williams is expected to sign with the Atlanta Hawks, according to reports. reported Wednesday that Williams has agreed to a multi-year deal with Atlanta. That came after Williams posted on Twitter that he is headed to the Hawks:

ATL... LOUWILLVILLE.. happy to be apart of a team thats similar to the Sixers.. Young, athletic, and hardworking.. ‪#highlightfactory‬

Hawks general manager Danny Ferry - who at one point was a leading candidate to take that position with the 76ers - only told the Associated Press that "we're still involved in talks."

Leon Rose, Williams' agent, did not return messages sent to the AP.

But it appears that Williams, who went to high school just outside Atlanta, is headed back there for the next chapter of his career as a pro.