Originally written on HoopStuff  |  Last updated 9/26/12
Added: Chris Kaman (FA), OJ Mayo (FA), Elton Brand (FA), Darren Collison (Trade), Dahntay Jones (Trade) Lost: Jason Terry, Jason Kidd, Lamar Odom, Kelenna Azubuike, Ian Mahinmi, Brendan Haywood Draft: Jared Cunningham (1st Round, 24th Overall), Bernard James (2nd Round, 33rd Overall), Jae Crowder (Round 2, 34th Overall) Free Agency Analysis: The Mavericks struck out on their plan to add a superstar in the off-season when they just missed out on signing Deron Williams and realized that they had no chance at trading for Dwight Howard. However, somehow the team recovered and actually had a phenomenal signing period. After the initial sorrow of missing out on their superstar targets they were able to sign OJ Mayo on the cheap, who could easily step into the starting lineup. He has played off the bench the last two years but averaged over 18 points per game as a starter, his first two years in the league. They then somehow snagged former All-Star center Chris Kaman on a more than reasona...
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