Apr 8, 2013; Atlanta, GA, USA; Former NBA player Dikembe Mutombo walks along the concourse before the start of the championship game in the 2013 NCAA mens Final Four at the Georgia Dome. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports
1996 – Dikembe Mutombo signed as a free agent with the Atlanta Hawks. He would play in Atlanta until 2001 when he was traded midseason to Philadelphia. With the Hawks, Mutombo led the NBA in rebounding three times and blocks twice.