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Acquiring Robert Covington sent Blazers Twitter into a frenzy

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For years, one of the players on the wishlists of Blazers fans was Houston Rockets small forward Robert Covington. 

Monday evening, that dream became a reality. 

Portland acquired Houston Rockets small forward Robert Covington in exchange for  Trevor Ariza, the Blazers' 2020 first-round pick (16th overall), and a future first-round pick, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports. 

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With Covington reportedly a part of Rip City, Blazers Twitter celebrated accordingly. 

Welcome RoCo!!