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Hawks Assign Tavares and Hardaway Jr. to Charge

December 3, 2015 - NBA G League (G League) - Canton Charge News Release

The Canton Charge, presented by SecureData 365 and powered by the Cleveland Cavaliers, have been assigned C Edy Tavares and G Tim Hardaway, Jr. by the Atlanta Hawks. The assignments are in accordance with the Flexible Assignment Rule.

The duo join Joe Harris (Cavaliers) and Damien Inglis (Bucks) to give Canton four NBA players on assignment for their pair of weekend games. First, the Charge will play the Fort Wayne Mad Ants (Indiana Pacers affiliate) on the road tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. Fans are expected to be able to see all four in action when the Charge return home on Saturday, December 5th at 7:00 p.m. to take on the Iowa Energy (Memphis Grizzlies affiliate).

Tavares and Hardaway Jr. are the 57th and 58th of the 2015-16 campaign and the pair are two of 31 NBA players to have been assigned to the NBA D-League this season. Hardaway Jr. has appeared in four games this season for the Hawks, and Tavares has played in three contests.

Canton will next hit the road for a matchup with the Fort Wayne Mad Ants (Indiana Pacers affiliate) on Friday, December 4th at 7:30 p.m. The Charge are back home on Saturday, December 5th to face the Iowa Energy (Memphis Grizzlies affiliate) at 7:00 p.m. For more information and to purchase tickets, head to

2015-16 single game tickets and Charge Nation Memberships are on sale now starting at just $8 per game! Premium Memberships are also available, which include courtside seating and dining access in the Courtside Club presented by Budweiser starting at just $40 per game! Group discounts are available for parties of 20 or more, with Fan Experience Packages such as being a part of the high five tunnel or playing on the Charge court! For 2015-16 Charge Nation Memberships, game day promotions, and up-to-date information, head to or call 866-444-1944.

The Canton Charge are part of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Quicken Loans Arena organization and also owned by a group led by Cavaliers Majority Owner and Quicken Loans Founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert. The group also owns and operates the Cleveland Gladiators of the Arena Football League and the Lake Erie Monsters of the American Hockey League, both of which play their games at Quicken Loans Arena in downtown Cleveland.

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