The Blazers have used their second hardship exemption on Shavlik Randolph, here's the release:
TRAIL BLAZERS SIGN FORWARD SHAVLIK RANDOLPH
PORTLAND, Ore. - The Portland Trail Blazers have signed forward Shavlik Randolph, it was announced today by General Manager Kevin Pritchard.
Randolph, 26, rejoins the Trail Blazers after averaging 1.8 points, 1.8 rebounds and 3.7 minutes in 10 games with Portland last season.
Portland was allowed to sign Randolph and bring its roster to 16 players after the NBA awarded the team its second hardship exemption of the season on Tuesday.
Randolph (6-10, 240) appeared in two games for Miami this season, netting two points, seven rebounds and a blocked shot in 23 minutes before being waived on Dec. 14.
He will wear No. 42 with the Trail Blazers.