Found February 22, 2012 on
France has produced some solid NBA players. Tony Parker, Nicolas Batum, Rony Turiaf and Ian Mahinmi are perhaps more of the notable French-born players and one of them who gets lost in the shuffle is Dallas Mavericks' Rodrigue Beaubois.
There is no doubt he can fill the basket (he's nicknamed "Roddy Buckets" for a reason). The lightning quick guard for Dallas has a career-high scoring outburst of 40 points in 2010 and season-high of 22 but it would seem this isn't enough for the Mavs.
According to ESPN, Beaubois may be on his way out of Dallas sooner or later.
Sources say Dallas is about ready to move on from the Roddy Beaubois experiment. The Mavericks have thought for years that the talented young Frenchman could be another Tony Parker, but he has not been able to master the move from shooting guard to point guard. Nor has he been able to fill the void left by J.J. Barea. If they don't move him before this year's deadline, he could be gone ove...
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