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Free agent center Dexter Pittman has accepted an invitation to the Chicago Bulls’ training camp, a league source told RealGM.
Pittman’s camp deal will be non-guaranteed, giving the 6-foot-11 big man an opportunity to battle for a spot on the regular season roster.
Pittman played four games for the San Antonio Spurs’ summer league team, averaging seven points, six rebounds and two blocks and impressing people in Las Vegas with his elevate fitness and slimmed physique. The Bulls have been searching for a frontcourt body to round out their roster, and they currently have 12 guaranteed contracts.
A 25-year-old, former first round pick, Pittman was an NBA champion with the Miami Heat in 2012. Pittman, who averages 2.4 points and 1.8 rebounds over three seasons, finished last season spending seven games with the Memphis Grizzlies.
Sportando first reported Pittman’s decision to appear in training camp for Chicago.
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Free agent big man Dexter Pittman turned down an offer from Italian Club Sidigas Avellino a source told Sportando.
The center will join the training camp of the Chicago Bulls hoping to get a contract for the coming season.
Pittman has played 4 games with the Heat last season averaging 1.5ppg and 6 with the Grizzlies (0.3ppg)
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Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the Grizzlies have traded guard Tony Wroten to the 76ers for a future second round pick.
Memphis has traded guard Tony Wroten to the 76ers for a future second round pick, league source tells Y! Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) August 22, 2013
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The Memphis Grizzlies have traded Tony Wroten to the Philadelphia 76ers for a future second round draft pick, according to a source.
Wroten averaged 2.6 points and 1.2 assists in 35 games as a rookie last season.
Wroten, 20, was selected No. 25 by the Grizzlies in the 2012 NBA draft.
The Tony Wroten era in Memphis over.
According to Yahoo Sports the Grizzlies have traded Wroten to the 76ers for a future second round pick.
Wroten was taken with the 25th pick by Memphis in 2012 but playing behind Mike Conley and Jerryd Bayless he wasn't able to find much floor time. And with the Grizzlies signing Nick Calathes as a third point guard Wroten was likely bound...
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Memphis Grizzlies have traded second-year guard, Tony Wroten, to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for a future second-round pick.
The 20-year old averaged 2.6 points and 1.2 assists in 8 minutes per game for the Grizzlies last season.
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