Leon Powe biography

Leon Powe

Center, Basketball Player

1984 –

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Who is Leon Powe?

Leon Powe, Jr. is an American former professional basketball power forward. Drafted in 2006 by the Denver Nuggets, Powe grew up in Oakland, California, and played college basketball at the University of California, Berkeley. He played his first three years in the NBA with the Boston Celtics and won a championship with the team in 2008. From 2009 to 2011, Powe played for the Cleveland Cavaliers. He also had a stint with the Memphis Grizzlies in 2011. After a stint in Puerto Rico, Powe announced his retirment in 2014 citing multiple injuries and his desire to become a businessman.

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Born
Jan 22, 1984
Oakland
Also known as
  • Поу, Леон
  • 里昂·鲍维
Spouses
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of California, Berkeley
Lived in
  • Oakland

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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