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Apr 14, 2014
Rotoworld
The Rockets plan to release Dexter Pittman and sign free agent Josh Powell.
CSN Houston Apr 14, 2014

Rockets waive center Dexter Pittman

The Rockets have waived center Dexter Pittman before he ever played in a game with Houston.
Rotoworld Apr 14, 2014

Rockets to waive Pittman, sign Josh Powell - Dexter Pittman (F/C) Houston Rockets

The Rockets plan to release Dexter Pittman and sign free agent Josh Powell.
The Dream Shake Apr 13, 2014
Rockets release Dexter Pittman, may sign Josh Powell

Rockets release Dexter Pittman, may sign Josh Powell

The Rockets cut Greg Smith on Thursday to sign Dexter Pittman. Before the center appeared for the Rockets, the team cut him. Well, that was quick. About 72 hours after the Rockets signed him, Dexter Pittman has been cut. The move was made today, potentially to sign Josh Powell, who has been playing in the Philippines this season, writes Jonathan Feigen. Pittman signed his contract, but did not travel with the team or appear on the bench in any games, making his signing something of a mystery. Now, Josh Powell appears to be coming into the fold. Powell has bounced around quite a bit, last...
Houston Chronicle Apr 13, 2014

Rockets plan to release Dexter Pittman, sign Josh Powell

Just four days after the Rockets signed center Dexter Pittman, they planned to release him, a person with knowledge of the decision said on Sunday. According to reports out of The Philippines, they planned to sign forward Josh Powell to the open roster spot. Powell, who was cut by the Knicks in training camp, played […]
CSN Houston Apr 10, 2014

Rockets sign Pittman, Smith released

The Rockets have released forward Greg Smith and signed former Longhorn Dexter Pittman.
Houston Chronicle Apr 10, 2014

Rockets sign Dexter Pittman, waive Greg Smith

The Rockets are signing Dexter Pittman and waiving Greg Smith, a person with knowledge of the transaction said today. Smith, a 6-10 forward/center, has been unable to come back from knee injury and has missed most of the season. He was not with the Rockets on their current road trip. Pittman, a big body at […]
The Dream Shake Apr 10, 2014
Rockets sign Dexter Pittman, waive Greg Smith

Rockets sign Dexter Pittman, waive Greg Smith

With the postseason approaching and no backup center available as of now, the Rockets have made a move to sign Dexter Pittman, waiving Greg Smith to clear the roster spot. With Dwight Howard still nursing an ankle injury, Donatas Motiejunas lacking the strength to bang down low, and Greg Smith out with a knee injury, the Rockets have been in need of a backup center for the last few weeks. Today, they made a move to shore up that position, waiving Smith to sign former University of Texas big man Dexter Pittman. Pittman broke into the NBA with the Heat in 2010, and had a few up-and-down...

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