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Mavericks sign Israeli guard Mekel

The Dallas Mavericks have signed free agent guard Gal Mekel from Israel. Dallas announced the deal Thursday, making Mekel the second Israeli-born player to sign with an NBA team. The Mavericks didn't announce contract details, but agent Sam Porter said last week that the 6-foot-3 Mekel had agreed to a three-year deal with $2.3 million guaranteed. Mekel played two seasons at...
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July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Mavs set to add Israeli PG Gal Mekel as free agent

The Dallas Mavericks are set to add Israeli point guard Gal Mekel in free agency. Mekel's agent, Sam Porter, says the 6-foot-3 Mekel has agreed to join the Mavericks on a three-year deal with $2.3 million guaranteed. Free agents can't sign until July 10. The Mavericks added Mekel after getting Miami point guard Shane Larkin in the NBA draft last week. Mekel and the son...
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July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Gal Mekel Receiving Interest From Raptors, Bucks, Mavericks

The Toronto Raptors are interested in signing Gal Mekel. Mekel had an impressive workout last week with the Milwaukee Bucks and will audition on Monday for the Dallas Mavericks. Mekel is a point guard currently on Maccabi Haifa and was the MVP in Israel. Mekel, who was born in Israel, played at Wichita State and is just 25.
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June 24, 2013  |  Discuss
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