Sources — Rockets to sign veteran forwards Jeff Green, DeMarre Carroll

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Adrian Wojnarowski


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Tim MacMahon


ESPN Staff Writer

Joined in September 2009Covers the Dallas Cowboys and Dallas MavericksAppears regularly carroll on ESPN Dallas 103.3 FM

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