Posted January 14, 2012 on AP on Fox
The Golden State Warriors have signed free agent center Earl Barron, giving the team another big man with backup Kwame Brown likely sidelined for the season with a chest injury. The Warriors announced Barron's signing before they played at the Charlotte Bobcats on Saturday night. Barron appeared in 21 games last season with Portland, Phoenix and Milwaukee. He averaged 3.8 points and 3.6 rebounds in 14.6 minutes per game and also made seven starts. The 7-footer is expected to fill the backup role behind starter Andris Biedrins after Brown was injured in Golden State's 111-106 overtime victory over Miami on Tuesday night. Brown is having surgery on his pectoralis major, the large chest muscle that attaches to his right shoulder, and is expected to miss at least three months.

Warriors sign C Barron

The Golden State Warriors have added depth to their frontline, agreeing to a contract with Earl Barron on Saturday. The Warriors lost fellow big man Kwame Brown for the season because of a chest injury. Barron will likely serve as a backup to starting center Andris Biedrins. Barron, an undrafted free agent out of Memphis, has averaged 5.1 points and 3.7 rebounds with five teams...

Warriors sign free-agent center Earl Barron

The Warriors officially signed Earl Barron Saturday, adding the four-year veteran to a frontcourt that will be without the injured Kwame Brown for at least three months

Warriors sign C Barron in wake of Brown chest injury

The Golden State Warriors have signed free agent center Earl Barron, giving the team another big man with backup Kwame Brown likely sidelined for the season with a chest injury.

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Warriors Center Kwame Brown Out For 3 Months

Kwame Brown has the best-worst luck. After signing a 1-year $7 million dollar deal with the Golden State Warriors, the center has suffered  a torn pectoralis major (the large chest muscle that attaches to the right shoulder), which will require him to undergo surgery. Recovery time, at minimum three months. ON the season, Brown, 29, appeared in [...]

Kwame Brown to have shoulder surgery, out three months

Kwame Brown, the Warriors new starting center and key to their defensive presence in the paint, will be out at least three months if not the rest of the season due to shoulder surgery, reports Matt Steinmetz at The surgery will repair a torn muscle in his shoulder suffered on a hard foul by…

Warriors' Brown to have surgery

The Golden State Warriors announced Thursday that center Kwame Brown will undergo surgery in the near future to repair a torn pectoralis major, the large chest muscle that attaches to his right shoulder.

Warriors Center Kwame Brown To Undergo Surgery

The surgery, which has not yet been scheduled, is expected to keep him out for a minimum of three months.

Warriors' Kwame Brown facing possible season-ending surgery

The Warriors have lost center Kwame Brown for a minimum of three months, and perhaps the rest of the regular season, as the team announced Thursday he needs surgery to repair a torn chest muscle

Warriors C Kwame Brown to undergo surgery

Golden State Warriors center Kwame Brown is expected to miss at least three months because of a chest injury.

Ish Smith out, Earl Baron in for Golden State

Kwame Brown got hurt in Golden State, and that has had the trickle down impact to other guys on the roster. Ish Smith, who had played well in limited minutes for Golden State this season, has been let go, reports the Contra Costa Times. He had not played much has a PER of 17.6 (above…

Warriors' Kwame Brown may miss rest of the season

Team's key off-season addition needs surgery after tearing a muscle in his chest

Warriors seek new center after loss of Kwame Brown

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