Wednesday, October 1, 2008
Mavs add 4 more players to their training camp
The Dallas Mavericks announced 4 more players that will be taking part in their training camp and they will be finalizing the roster.
Reyshawn Terry(2.03-SF) graduated from North Carolina and played for Aris Thessaloniki last season.He was acquired last summer in a draft night trade with Orlando. After being selected with the 44th pick, the forward was traded to Dallas for the rights to Milovan Rakovic (60th pick). He averaged 8.8 points, 2.5 rebounds, 1.4 steals and 20.3 minutes in 19 Euroleague games.
Charles Rhodes (2.03-PF) played for Mississipi State last season and the averaged 17.4 points 7.8 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in 31 games last season. Rhodes finished his career ranked 11th all-time in points (1,451) and rebounds (691), and sixth in blocks (143).
Another college graduate is Jajuan Smith(1.82-PG/SG) who is one of the best 3-point shooters in the history of the NCAA. He averaged last season 14.4 points 2.3 assists and 3.7 rebounds in 36 games for the Tennessee Volunteers. He accumulated 253 3-pointers in the 4-years in the NCAA.
Last but not least is Cheyne Gadson(1.90-SG) who is not a recent graduate. He comes to Dallas after most recently playing in the D-League. Last season, he played 34 games for Austin before being traded to Albuquerque. He averaged 15.7 points, 3.7 rebounds, 4.8 assists, 1.0 steals and 35.0 minutes in 48 total games. He played shortly in Europe for the Brighton Bears and Armani Milano.