Wednesday , Mar , 01 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

Rockets release Barry

Houston, TX (Sports Network) – The Houston Rockets waived guard Jon Barry on
Wednesday.

Barry, who missed 28 games this season with foot and calf injuries, was
averaging 4.3 points, 1.6 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 20 games.

He was in his second season with Houston after joining the Rockets in a trade
with the Atlanta Hawks on Dec. 23, 2004. He played in a total of 73 games with
two starts for the Rockets, averaging 6.3 points, 2.3 rebounds and 2.3
assists.

Barry played in 13 previous NBA seasons with Milwaukee, Golden State, Atlanta,
the L.A. Lakers, Sacramento, Detroit, Denver and Houston, averaging 5.7
points, 1.8 rebounds and 2.2 assists.

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