HoopsHype Robert Covington rumors
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. RealGM
Robert Covington: While everyone is in NOLA out having a great time, me and big bro @dwighthoward was in the gym getting better at 1:30 am working on our crafts. #HardWorkPaysOff #Dedicated #Focused #GreatWorkEthic #Determined Instagram
Eight players with NBA experience are featured on the Prospects roster, including three current NBA players: Canaan and Covington, who have played in Rio Grande Valley on assignment from the Houston Rockets, and Johnson, a member of the Boston Celtics by way of a GATORADE Call-Up. Diogu, Ebanks, Ely, Jeffers, and Varnado round out members of the Prospects team with NBA experience. NBA.com
Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey announced today that the team has signed second-round draft pick guard Isaiah Canaan (pronounced Cannon). In addition, the Rockets have come to terms with rookie free agents forward Robert Covington and guard B.J. Young. NBA.com
David Hardisty: Rockets liked Robert Covington (6'9 F, Tenn St) enough to guarantee him $ after he went undrafted. He had 21pts (8-17 FG), 5reb, 4stl today. Twitter @clutchfans
Today's includes the third player from the University of Detroit Mercy known to have worked out for the Pistons, with Ray McCallum and Doug Anderson the others. It's heavy in forwards, but it ends with a guard who led his team in both scoring and assists. And it begins with a Southfield native: A'ustin Calhoun, PF, 6-7, 232, Bowling Green Robert Covington, SF, 6-7, 210, Tennessee State Booth Newspapers
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