Hawks sign G League standout Taylor

Isaiah Taylor stood out last season with the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the G League.

The Atlanta Hawks have signed free agent guard Isaiah Taylor, the team announced in a press release.

Taylor is 6-foot-3 and averaged 21 points and 6.0 assists in 25 games with Rio Grande of the G League last season. For those efforts, he was named to the G League All-Rookie team.

After that, Taylor played four regular-season and three playoff games for the Houston Rockets.

He will No. 22 with the Hawks.