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Leon Powe
PF - 6'8, 240lbs - 40 years old - 5 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired in 2012
  • Birthdate: 01/22/1984
  • Drafted (NBA): 49th pick, 2006
  • Pre-draft team: California
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
2006 NBA DraftNBADrafted 49th overall by Denver.
2006 NBA DraftNBADraft rights traded by Denver to Boston in exchange for a 2007 second round pick (#49, Aaron Gray).
14th July, 2006NBASigned a partially guaranteed four year contract with Boston, for $432,000 in the first season and the final three seasons at the minimum salary.
26th September, 2006CBADrafted 51st overall in the 2006 CBA Draft by Yakima Sun Kings.
12th August, 2009NBASigned a guaranteed two minimum salary contract with Cleveland. Included team option for 2010/11.
18th May, 2010NBACleveland exercised 2010/11 team option.
24th February, 2011NBAWaived by Cleveland.
4th March, 2011NBASigned a guaranteed minimum salary contract for the remainder of the season with Memphis.
7th March, 2012Puerto RicoSigned for the remainder of the season with Atleticos de San German.
14th March, 2012Puerto RicoLeft Atleticos de San German.
Career Moves
2003 - 2006California (NCAA)
July 2006Boston Celtics (Summer League)
July 2006 - June 2009Boston Celtics (NBA)
August 2009 - February 2011Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA)
March 2011 - June 2011Memphis Grizzlies (NBA)
March 2012San German (Puerto Rico)
July 2012Chicago Bulls (Summer League)
Articles about Leon Powe

January 23, 2012

Leon Powe — Powe’s once-productive career has been derailed time and again by a never-ending saga of knee injuries. When healthy, he contributes on both ends of the court with strength, skill and determination.

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