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Robert Covington | Forward

Team: Houston Rockets
Age / DOB:  (23) / 12/14/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'9' / 215
College: Tennessee State

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The Sixers are finalizing a deal with Robert Covington, sources told RealGM.
It's expected to be a multi-year deal, and Covington is expected to head to the D-League. Oct 30 - 5:01 PM
Source: Real GM

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Rockets waive F Robert Covington.

Covington never had a chance to make the regular season roster.
Oct 27 - 11:12 AM

The Rockets have recalled Robert Covington and Troy Daniels for Wednesday's game against the Nuggets.

It's not hard to read between the lines here and the Rockets will almost certainly be resting some player tonight. Covington is a power forward, which suggests Terrence Jones (leg cramps) is going to sit while Daniels at shooting guard could mean James Harden is in street clothes. Chandler Parsons is also very likely to be benched tonight.
Apr 9 - 2:44 PM

The Rockets recalled SF Robert Covington from the D-League on Monday.

Covington has played a total of 19 minutes for the Rockets this season, and his return to Houston has no fantasy implications. He'll likely rejoin the Valley Vipers when they return to action on Feb. 18.
Feb 10 - 2:22 PM

Rockets assigned F Robert Covington to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the D-League.

Covington has appeared in just five games with the Rockets all year. But in 21 games for the Vipers, he's averaging 21.0 points, 8.8 rebounds and 2.1 assists. He'll play in next week's D-League All-Star game.
Feb 7 - 10:53 AM

Rockets sign F Robert Covington.

The 6'7" forward out of Tennessee State went undrafted after scoring at least 17 points per game in each of his last two seasons in NCAA play. Covington has the first year of his contract guaranteed on the three-year agreement.
Sun, Jul 14, 2013 02:52:00 PM

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