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Rockets Parting With Robert Covington

The Houston Rockets have decided to release forward Robert Covington while continuing to listen on trade interest, league sources told RealGM.Covington and the Rockets will part either way, allowing the 23-year-old to play for another organization.The Rockets had been impressed with Covington’s development within the franchise a season ago, a skilled 6-foot-9 product using his...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Robert Covington Named D-League Rookie Of The Year

Houston Rockets rookie Robert Covington has been the named the 2014 NBA Development League Rookie of the Year, as voted on by the league’s 17 head coaches. The award recognizes the first-year professional who most significantly contributed to his team’s success during the course of the season. Covington (6-9, 215, Tennessee State) played in 42 of the Vipers 50 regular season...
Via RealGM
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Robert Covington Wins D-League All-Star MVP

The Rio Grande Valley Vipers’ Robert Covington scored 33 points and added six rebounds and three steals on his way to MVP honors at the NBA D-League All-Star Game. Covington led the Prospect over the Futures 145-142 in the NBA Jam Session’s Sprint Arena. The 6’8″ scoring forward Convington continues to excel on the offensive end, averaging 21.4 points per game and 9 rebounds...
Via Basketball Bicker
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Robert Covington Named D-League All-Star Game MVP

Robert Covington of the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, playing on assignment from the Houston Rockets, scored 33 points and added six rebounds and three steals on his way to being named MVP of the 2014 NBA D-League All-Star Game The game was won by the Prospects over the Futures 145-142. Covington, who went undrafted in 2013 out of Tennessee State, has spent most of his rookie season...
Via RealGM
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Tennessee State Star Named D-League All-Star Game MVP

It's been a while since an HBCU product played in an NBA All-Star Game, but one just had a big day on All-Star Saturday. Robert Covington set a D-League All-Star Game record with 33 points as the Tennessee State product led The Prospects to a 145-142 over The Futures on Saturday afternoon. The Rio Grande forward was named MVP of the game.Robert Covington has officially been awarded...
Via HBCU Gameday
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockets Recall Robert Covington From D-League

The Houston Rockets have recalled Robert Covington from their NBA D-League team, the Rio Grande Valley Vipers. Covington has spent most of the season with Rio Grande Valley.
Via RealGM
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Houston Rockets Sign Robert Covington, B.J. Young

The Houston Rockets have signed two players, forward Robert Covington out of Tennessee State and guard B.J. Young, formerly a Arkansas star. Both players are inked to three-year deals, with only the first seasoan being guaranteed. Neither will likely have a big impact on the Rockets roster this season. The post Houston Rockets Sign Robert Covington, B.J. Young appeared first on FFLockerRoom.
Via FF Locker Room
July 16, 2013  |  Discuss
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