NBA free agency: Hawks claim Gustavo Ayon, according to report
The Milwaukee Bucks waived Ayon on Friday despite recently picking up his $1.5 million team option for the 2013-14 season. Ayon played 12 games for the Bucks last season, coming over from the Orlando Magic along with J.J. Redick and Ish Smith. Ayon averaged 4.3 points and 4.9 rebounds in 13.6 minutes per game for Milwaukee.
Ayon had his most productive year in the NBA in his rookie season with the New Orleans Hornets. The 28-year-old averaged 5.9 points and 4.9 rebounds in 20.1 minutes per game that year, and he even got 24 starts.
More from SB Nation:
This article originally appeared on SBNation.Click here for the full article »