Posted August 15, 2012 on AP on Fox
The Houston Rockets have waived center Josh Harrellson. The Rockets made the cut after acquiring Argentine forward Carlos Delfino this week. The 6-foot-10 Harrellson was acquired when Houston traded Marcus Camby to New York on July 11. Harrellson played in two games for the Rockets' summer-league team. He averaged 4.4 points and 3.9 rebounds in 37 games for the Knicks in 2011-12. The former Kentucky standout was a second-round pick in the 2011 draft by New Orleans, then dealt to New York on draft night for cash considerations.

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Harrellson waived by Houston Rockets

Former Bucks F Delfino signs with Houston

HOUSTON (AP) -- A person with knowledge of the deal says the Houston Rockets have agreed to a one-year deal with Argentine forward Carlos Delfino. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal had not been officially announced. The 6-foot-6 Delfino played in the Olympics, where he helped Argentina finish fourth. Delfino averaged 15.3 points in London, where he was...
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