Hamilton was acquired by Rio Grande Valley on Thursday, according to RealGM.com.
Hamilton played and started four games for Erie, averaging 18.3 points, 11.0 rebounds and 7.3 assists in those contests. Failing to register a contract with the Hawks, Hamilton hit waivers and will provide some major depth for the Vipers.
Hamilton was waived by the Hawks on Thursday, Chris Vivlamore of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.
Hamilton was the roster casualty needed to accommodate Atlanta's activity during Thursday's trade deadline. The 2016 second-round pick out of Connecticut was averaging 3.0 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.2 assists in 10.7 minutes this season.
Since starting three consecutive games between Dec. 31 and Jan. 4, Hamilton has been an inconsistent member of the rotation. He's seen action in five of the past eight contests, averaging 4.8 points, 4.8 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.0 steal in 15.6 minutes per game. Hamilton could drop back out of the rotation Wednesday against the Bulls if Kevin Huerter (neck) -- who sat out Monday -- is available.
Hamilton is starting Monday against the Pacers, Brad Rowland of Peachtree Hoops reports.
Hamilton will step into the starting lineup for the first time all season with Kent Bazemore (ankle) and Taurean Prince (ankle) both unavailable for Atlanta. The 23-year-old has played more than 10 minutes just once for the Hawks this season, notching three points, two rebounds and one assist in that appearance (14 minutes). In four games for the Erie BayHawks, Hamilton is averaging 18.3 points, 11.0 rebounds and 7.3 assists across 34.3 minutes.
Hamilton was assigned to the G-League's Erie BayHawks on Wednesday.
Hamilton has yet to appear in a game for Atlanta. He'll look to get some valuable run in the G-League.
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