Found September 16, 2013 on BlackSportsOnline:
PLAYERS: Shane Larkin
TEAMS: Dallas Mavericks

Shane Larkin wowed scouts at the NBA combine with his sensational athleticism. The 5’11 guard hoisted the highest max vertical of 44 inches since 2001, when Kenny Gregory leaped 45.5 inches. Larkin broke his ankle during practice and missed vital Summer League action. On the bright side for Dallas fans, their first-round pick is ready to go for training camp. Hearing our friend @ShaneLarkin plans to be ready to roll when the Mavs open training camp. Great news. — Tim Reynolds (@ByTimReynolds) September 16, 2013


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