Originally written on PRO HOOPS CENTRAL  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Last week, fans of the Dallas Mavericks were crying in their beer, while singing that old standard, “They’re Breaking Up That Old Gang Of Mine.”  On Monday however, optimism started seeping into “BIG D” and the fans started changing their tune, to The Beatles classic “Getting Better,” as the “Star-Telegram” reported that the former NBA Champs, have reached an agreement that will put shooting guard O.J. Mayo, in a Mavericks uniform for the upcoming campaign. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed, but it is believed to be a multi-year pact. The 24-year-old player, who recently completed his fourth season in the Association, was an unrestricted Free Agent, as his former club the Memphis Grizzlies declined to give him a qualifying offer. Mayo confirmed the report with a text message on his Twitter account, stating that his next professional home will be in Dallas. The native of West Virginia, first gained national attention while he was in seventh grade, as he not only made the bas...
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