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Blazers sign guard Earl Watson

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Blazers sign guard Earl Watson

(Portland, OR)  —  The Portland Trail Blazers are bolstering their bench with the signing of free-agent guard Earl Watson.  The 12-year veteran spent his last three seasons with the Utah Jazz.  The 34-year-old holds career averages of 6.5 points, 4.5 assists, 2.3 rebounds and 1.02 steals.  Watson was originally drafted by Seattle in 2001 and has also played for Memphis, Denver, Oklahoma City and Indiana.

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