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Jaylen Morris, a Williamsville native who played high school basketball at St. Joe's Collegiate Institute, signed a multi-year contract with the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday. Morris, who had previously played with the Hawks on a pair of 10-day contracts, is averaging 4.7 points, 2.7 rebounds and 1.2 assists in six games. He's missed the Hawks' last four games after suffer…

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Jaylen Morris is used to being overlooked. He was only an honorable mention on the 2013 boys basketball All-Western New York team in his senior year at St. Joe's Collegiate Institute. He played college ball at Division II Molloy College and was spurned by general managers in leagues overseas after graduating. But as of Wednesday, he's an NBA player. Morris signed a 1…

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Former St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute basketball player Jaylen Morris signed a 10-day deal with the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday. Morris, an Amherst native, played and started in 39 games this year with Atlanta's G-League affiliate, the Erie BayHawks. He averaged 12.6 points, 4.8 rebounds and 2.3 rebounds per game. He played college basketball at Division II Molloy,…