HoopsHype Sean Marks rumors

November 6, 2010 Updates

League sources tell CBSSports.com that the Portland Trail Blazers will sign free agent center Sean Marks to replace center Fabricio Oberto, who retired this week due to a re-occurring heart condition. CBSSports.com

Marks was was one of five players invited to a Friday workout at the team's practice facility, and he beat out Earl Barron, Eric Boateng, Dwayne Jones and former Blazer Shavlik Randolph to take the team's only open roster spot. The Blazers are said to favor Marks for his combination of experience and ability to defend the center position. CBSSports.com

November 5, 2010 Updates
October 21, 2010 Updates

Adam Morrison's time with the Wiz is over. His agent just confirmed that the former No. 3 pick was released today. Sean Marks is also done. He never had a chance to show anything with a pulled hamstring keeping Tim Duncan's "former practice dummy" limited Washington Post

September 7, 2010 Updates

Veteran big man Sean Marks has accepted an invitation to try out for the Wizards, according to two sources with knowledge of the situation. Marks, a 6-foot-10 center from New Zealand, has career averages of 3.0 points and 2.3 in a 10-year career in Toronto, Miami, San Antonio, Phoenix and New Orleans, where the 35-year-old spent the past two seasons. Washington Post

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