ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Hawks signed forward Reggie Slater to a contract Thursday.
The 6-foot-7, 255-pound Slater is a six-year veteran who played in four games with the New Jersey Nets this season before he was released Nov. 26. He averaged 1.3 points and 0.5 rebounds.
The 31-year-old Slater began his career with Denver in 1994, and he's played for Portland, Dallas, Toronto and Minnesota. His best year was with Toronto in 1997-98, when he appeared in 78 games and averaged 8.0 points and 3.9 rebounds.