Friday , Jan , 30 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Nuggets’ Barry activated from injured list

Denver, CO (Sports Network) – Denver Nuggets guard Jon Barry was activated
from the injured list on Friday.

Barry, who underwent successful arthroscopic surgery to a repair a labral tear
on his right shoulder on December 30, had not been expected to return until

In 27 games this season, he is averaging 6.6 points and 2.3 assists per

The 34-year-old Barry is in his 12th season in the NBA and was a key player
off the bench for the Pistons last year. The Georgia Tech product averaged
18.4 minutes, 6.9 points and 2.6 assists in 80 games during the 2002-03

Barry also had stints with Milwaukee, Golden State, Atlanta, the Los
Angeles Lakers and Sacramento during his career.

To make room on the roster, Denver placed forward Mark Pope on the injured
list with left knee tendinitis.