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Portland Signs Juwan Howard

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Portland Signs Juwan Howard

Portland Signs Juwan Howard

Sep 17, 2009 2:35 PM EST
The Portland Trail Blazers have signed free agent forward Juwan Howard to a one-year contract, it was announced today by General Manager Kevin Pritchard. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

“Juwan Howard will add a wealth of experience and veteran savvy to our young, talented roster,” said Pritchard. “We look forward to Juwan's contributions on the court and in the locker room.”

Howard (6-9, 250, Michigan) holds career averages of 14.9 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 1,043 games (871 starts) over a 15-year NBA career with Washington, Dallas, Denver, Orlando, Houston and Charlotte.

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look for him to be more of an locker room precents than on the court precents. Juwan is washed up.

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Good Veteran Presence

Good sign,but that doesn't bode well for Ostertag's comeback, haha

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will provide not only a good locker room presence with experience but also another body who can come in score and help out if needed.

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power forward is still a

power forward is still a question mark. im not sure if him or Pendergrapg will get more minutes. yeah he does bring a good presence in the locker room.

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Pendergraph had surgery, I

Pendergraph had surgery, I don't know how long he'll be out, but Howard should get minutes early in the season for sure.

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