ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Hawks signed point guard Dennis Schroder a four-year contract extension worth $70 million, a person familiar with the deal said Wednesday.The deal extends Schroders contract through the 2020-21 season. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the Hawks did not release details when announcing a new four-year deal.The Hawks committed to Schroder by trading Jeff Teague to Indiana in the offseason and added to the commitment with the deal that matches the four-year contract given to small forward Kent Bazemore in the offseason.Schroder, 23, spent the last three seasons as Teagues backup. He set career highs with his averages of 11 points and 4.4 assists last season. The Hawks are 11-5 in his 16 career starts.Over the past three years, we have watched Dennis grow into an elite competitor and an emerging, two-way player, said Hawks coach and president of basketball operations Mike Budenholzer in a statement released by the team. We look forward to his continued development and are excited to make this long-term commitment.Schroder announced the deal on his Twitter account. The German player said he was Glad to be here 4 more years.Since coming from Germany as a rookie, this organization and the entire city of Atlanta has embraced me and watched me grow, Schroder said in a statement released by the Hawks. I would like to thank my teammates, the coaching staff and the front office for having faith in me. Im determined to keep improving as a player and I believe that our team has a chance to accomplish some special things together.Schroder and center Dwight Howard, who signed a three-year, $70.5 million deal as a free agent, are the new starters for the Hawks, who open their season on Thursday night against Washington. Bobby Ryan Jersey . -- The plastic that was taped across the lockers in Oaklands clubhouse came down and the champagne that was on ice went back into the cooler. Thomas Chabot Jersey . Fellow centre Pavel Datsyuk remains out because of a concussion. Zetterberg has 11 goals and 19 assists for a team-high 30 points, and Datsyuk has a team-high 12 goals and 11 assists. http://www.authenticsenatorsshopnhl.com/mike-condon-jersey/ . 1 position. The Mustangs (6-0), who beat Queens 50-31 last weekend, earned 17 first-place votes and 287 points in voting by the Football Reporters of Canada. Western was last ranked first in the country in October 2011. Womens Senators Jerseys . -- The Bishops Gaiters are showing they belong among the countrys top varsity football teams. Senators Jerseys For Sale . -- About a third of the way through the regular season, the Washington Wizards are at . Tasmania 209 and 4 for 266 (Faulkner 100*, Webster 80*) drew with New South Wales 5 for 495 dec and 1 for 128 decScorecard James Faulkner scored his maiden Sheffield Shield century and his second in first-class cricket to help Tasmania bat out a draw on the fourth day against New South Wales in Hobart. Set an unlikely target of 415 for victory, Tasmanias hopes faded even further when they fell to 4 for 81 on the final day, as Trent Copeland and his bowling colleagues ran through the top order.But Faulkner and Beau Webster settled in for 72.1 overs for an unbeaten 185-run partnership, and if their stand didnt look like delivering Tasmania to their target, it at least prevented New South Wales from romping to victory. After the Blues declared on 5 for 495 in their first innings and rolleed the Tigers for 209, a draw would have seemed an excellent result for Tasmania.ddddddddddddaulkner struck 12 fours during his 222-ball innings, which was his longest in first-class cricket, and he arrived at triple figures late in the day. His only previous first-class hundred had come for Lancashire in county cricket last year, and in this match he bettered his previous best Sheffield Shield score of 89.Webster ran out of time to push for what could have been a third first-class century, finishing unbeaten on 80 from 214 deliveries. Copeland finished the match with eight wickets but Man of the Match was Peter Nevill for his unbeaten 179 and five catches. Cheap NFL HoodiesStitched NFL JerseysChina NFL HoodiesCheap JerseysCheap Jerseys WholesaleCheap NFL Jerseys ChinaWholesale Jerseys Free Shipping ' ' '