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Onyeka Okongwu is securing his future with the Atlanta Hawks, as they finalize a four-year, $62 million extension.

Drafted sixth overall in 2020, the 22-year-old center has showcased his skills in over 170 games, primarily coming off the bench. This extension is a testament to his potential and contribution to the team’s success.

Onyeka Okongwu’s career has seen steady growth each year, achieving new highs in points (9.9), rebounds (7.2), and minutes (23.1) per game during the 2022/23 season, with a total of 80 appearances.