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The Miami Heat will likely sign shot-blocking forward Jarvis Varnado to a 10-day contract, league sources told Yahoo! Sports.
As long as Varnado clears league waivers on Tuesday afternoon, he will be eligible to a sign a 10-day contract with Miami. The Boston Celtics waived Varnado on Sunday.
Varnado had played sparsely in five games for the Celtics after a call up from Sioux Falls of the Development League.The Heat originally drafted Varnado. Pity that he didn't get a longer look in Boston.
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Looking to add depth to a team frequently struggling with rebounding, the Heat have signed forward Jarvis Varnado to a 10-day contract, the team announced Wednesday.
Varnado, a Mississippi State product who is the all-time NCAA leader in blocks, appeared in five games for the Celtics this season.
The forward was a second-round selection by the Heat in the 2010 draft and had played...
The Miami Heat has signed forward Jarvis Varnado to a 10-day contract, the team announced Wednesday. Varnado was signed by Boston on December 14 and played in five games for the Celtics, totaling six points and three rebounds. He was waived on January 6. Varnado was originally a second-round draft choice by the Heat in the 2010 draft.
According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, the Celtics waived Kris Joseph and Jarvis Varnado today. This came out of nowhere and has not been reported by any local media as of yet. Could mean something, could mean nothing. Either way, stay tuned to Red’s Army for any further news/updates.
Players waived today: K. Joseph & J. Varnado (BOS), S. Samuels (CLE), C. Douglas-Roberts (DAL)...
The deadline for either waiving non-guaranteed contracts or making them guaranteed for the rest of the year is Monday at 5 pm. ESPN's Marc Stein tweeted today that the Celtics Kris Joseph and Jarvis Varnado were among the players waived today.
The fact that they waived Joseph comes as a surprise as Doc and Danny were both very high on his potential. He has spent the...
Players waived today: K. Joseph & J. Varnado (BOS), S. Samuels (CLE), C. Douglas-Roberts (DAL), S. Young (IND), L. Hayward (MIN) and ...39 minutes ago via UberSocial for BlackBerryReplyRetweetFavorite@ESPNSteinLineMarc SteinThe Celtics celebrated a rather macabre NBA holiday this afternoon, the annual exodus of players with non-guaranteed deals who haven’t been impressive to...
The Celtics opened up two roster spots on Sunday by waiving Kris Joseph and Jarvis Varnado, sparking speculation that the team could be clearing space to make a big-time trade.
While a blockbuster deal was not impossible, the Joseph and Varnado moves may have been mostly clerical in nature.
Joseph and Varnado’s deals were set to become guaranteed if they were still on the roster...
Jarvis Varnado played limited minutes in five games for the Celtics after a call up from the D-League.
In the first of what will likely be more moves by the Boston Celtics, the C’s have waived rookies Jarvis Varnado and second-round pick Kris Joseph.
Two league sources contacted on Sunday said that the Celtics will look to bolster their roster via a multi-player trade.
And now that the C’s are starting to play better, the C’s will have more attractive trading pieces to work...
If the Celtics had just waived Jarvis Varnado, no one would have batted an eye. The fact that they waived Kris Joseph, a kid they were pretty high on over the summer… well… we’re batting eyes all over the joint.
Suddenly, the Celtics have gone from “we don’t want to pay guys guaranteed money to do nothing” to “…….. what the F are these guys up to?”….. and...
With the Celtics move to waive Kris Joseph and Jarvis Varnado, there has come a wave of speculation and rumors. Ben Rohrbach on WEEI Green Street gives possible reasons for waiving the two players ahead of the deadline to guarantee their contracts.
These moves save the Celtics a few hundred thousand dollars, which doesn’t sound like much, but it opens the possibility of adding...
The Celtics have waived forwards Kris Joseph and Jarvis Varnado.
After Jarvis Varnado and Kris Joseph were waived Sunday evening, CSNNE.com’s A. Sherrod Blakely reported that the Celtics may be prepping for a trade, or at least the possibility of one:Two league sources contacted on Sunday said that the Celtics will look to bolster their roster via a multi-player trade.And now that the C’s are starting to play better, the C’s will have more...
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The Celtics confirmed that they have waived Kris Joseph and Jarvis Varnado.
At 5 p.m. today, their contracts would have become guaranteed. An NBA source termed the release of Joseph, a rookie second-round draft...