Muscala opting in to remain with Hawks

Mike Muscala has opted in to remain with the Atlanta Hawks, according to a report.

Mike Muscala has decided to remain with the Atlanta Hawks, according to a report.

Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports Muscala has opted to exercise his $5 million player option with the team.

The 6-foot-11, 240-pound Muscala, 26, averaged 7.6 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 20.0 minutes in 53 games (7 starts) for the Hawks this season, shooting 45.8 percent from the floor and 37.1 percent from the 3-point arc.