Drew served as Woodson assistant

Updated: June 13, 2010, 1:47 PM ET
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ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Hawks will hire Larry Drew as their next head coach, a league source told ESPN's Ric Bucher.

Drew and the Hawks have agreed to a three-year, $5 million deal, according to the source. Those figures are slightly less than the three-year, $6.5 million deal Boston Celtics assistant Tom Thibodeau received from the Chicago Bulls. In both cases, only two years are guaranteed.

Drew was picked after a search that also included interviews with former Minnesota Timberwolves ...

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