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March 23, 2012 Updates

After less than one day and four minutes on the court, Rashad McCants was released by Puerto Rican team Piratas de Quebradillas. McCants was waived yesterday by Caciques de Humacao and signed a one-week contract with Piratas de Quebradillas. Sportando

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Atleticos de San German announced the signing of former NBA player Leon Powe. The foward has played 239 games in the NBA averaging 6.2ppg and 3.8rpg. Last season Powe has played with Cleveland Cavaliers and Memphis Grizzlies. Sportando

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Puerto Rican team Brujos de Guayama signed former NBA big man Melvin Ely. The player has made his debut in the league scoring 2 points in 10 minutes of action. Sportando

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And here is Sweetney in a photo published this week by Vaqueros de Bayamón, the Puerto Rican team he recently signed with. Sweetney’s previous Puerto Rican employer referred to him as “Big Mike” Sweetney, which appears to be an accurate nickname. Washington Post

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Puerto Rican team Brujos de Guayama signed for the season former NBA player Al Thornton. The free agent forward has played last season with Washington and Golden State Warriors scoring 7.4ppg and 3rpg in 71 games. Sportando

February 18, 2012 Updates

According to Venezuelan sources, Guaros de Lara reached an agreement with Allen Iverson. Former NBA All-Star will likely be announced in the next hours by the Venezuelan team. Iverson turned down the proposal coming from Indios de Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, and accepted the one from the Venezuelan club. Sportando

February 17, 2012 Updates

Piratas de Quebradillas announced the signing of Ricky Davis. The player tried from December an NBA comeback via D-League where he has played 11 games with Maine Red Claws averaging 8.5ppg, 3.3rpg and 3.2apg. Sportando

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Puerto Rican team Atleticos de San German are on the market looking for a big man to add to the frontline. The team has to replace Jaime Lloreda who won't be able to join the team for March, when the season starts. Two are the hottest names for Atleticos de San German: Garret Siler and Josh Davis. Siler has spent his rookie season with Phoenix Suns averaging, in 21 games, 2.1ppg and 1.3rpg in 2010-11. Josh Davis has played in the Islands with Cangrejeros de Santurce. The other two imports of the team are Marlon Garnett and Mike Harris. Sportando

February 8, 2012 Updates

Mets de Guaynabo confirmed that they received a call from Greg Moore who offered to the team Allen Iverson. The Puerto Rican team said NO to the former NBA Star. Allen Iverson was ready to accept the maximum salary allowed in Puerto Rico ($5.000 per week) asking just a chauffeur. "He asked just a chauffeur. We were tempted to sign him. We are talking about a super NBA star. But our roster is full, even for a talented player as Iverson. We turned down the proposal saying thanks to Moore" said Loubriel of Mets de Guaynabo. "Iverson would be a great addition for our league but we should check also his conditions". Sportando

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