You can officially take Leon Powe’s name off of the available NBA free agent list.
Next stop: Puerto Rico.
With talks last month between Powe -- the former Boston Celtics, Cleveland Cavaliers and Memphis Grizzlies 6-foot-8 forward -- and the Chicago Bulls about strengthening their front line went to the way side, Powe has now taken his game to the eight-team BSN (or National Superior Basketball League as it's also known) by signing in Puerto Rico with the San German Athletics.
Powe joins a growing list of players who boast NBA experience, a rather eclectic combination of players who have come and gone in the league and those hoping for another shot at playing for an NBA franchise.
Along with Powe, the BSN features Al Thornton (Brujos de Guayama), Ricky Davis (Piratas de Quebradillas), Melvin Ely (Brujos de Guayama), Patrick O’Bryant (Vaqueros de Bayamon), Mike Sweetney (Vaqueros de Bayamon), Jerome James (Caciques de Humacao), Rashad McCants (Caciques de Humacao), Donta Smit...