Tuesday , Jul , 18 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

Celtics sign Powe

Boston, MA (Sports Network) – The Boston Celtics signed forward Leon Powe,
their second-round pick in this year’s draft.

Powe, who was acquired from the Denver Nuggets and was selected 49th overall,
played collegiately at California. As a sophomore, he led the Pac-10 in
scoring at (20.5 ppg) and rebounding (10.1 rpg), becoming just the sixth
player in league history to average a double-double.