The Hawks have sent down C Walter Tavares for a D-League stint.
Edy Tavares made his debut with one minute against the Knicks on Thursday, scoring one point with one rebound.
Walter Tavares is inactive for Tuesday's game vs. the Pistons.
Walter Tavares grabbed 12 boards with three points and two blocks on Friday against the Pistons.
Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer had some nice words to say about the progress of Walter Tavares.
Walter Tavares played 11 minutes on Friday against the Pelicans with eight points, six boards and one block.
Hawks rookie Edy Tavares will be "a good player," according to teammate Al Horford, though it will "probably take him time to get used to the speed of the NBA game."
Edy Taveres suffered a right index finger laceration on Saturday.
Walter 'Edy' Tavares is adjusting to the pace of the NBA.
The Atlanta Hawks have officially signed Walter Tavares.
The Hawks have agreed to a deal with Walter Tavares.
The Hawks intend to bring 2014 draft pick Walter Tavares to the NBA next season, according to David Pick of Eurobasket.com.
Walter Taveres has decided to spend the 2014-15 season with Herbalife Gran Canaria of Spain's ACB League.
Walter Taveres is "very likely" to return to Spain for another ACB League season.