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One off the blessings of Twitter is the ability for enthusiasts to share basketball knowledge and at the same time offer salacious comments to the efficiency of basketball players at an alarming rate. Rob Mahoney tweeted out this shot comparison of Monta Ellis – a three-year, $24 million contract – and Nate Robinson – a [...]The post Shot Chart Comparison: Monta Ellis (3-year, $24 million) & Nate Robinson (2-Year, $4 million) Hint: Monta Does Not Have It All (Photo) appeared first on The NBA Passionista .
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Dallas Mavericks: Best and Worst Moves of the Off Season
By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff….
Best Move: Signing Monta Ellis
- The Mavericks needed offense and they brought in one of the better scorers in the NBA. Ellis has averaged over 20+ points per game in multiple seasons and the team needed a secondary option next to Dirk Nowitzki. He does have weaknesses, like...
Brandan Wright has re-signed with the Dallas Mavericks.
The Mavericks announced the expected deal with the center/forward on Thursday.
The 6-foot-10 Wright joined the Mavericks as a free agent in December 2011. He has played 113 games for Dallas, and last season averaged 8.5 points, 4.1 rebounds and 1.2 blocks a game while shooting 60 percent from the field.
While contract details...
The Dallas Mavericks have re-signed Bernard James after the second-year center cleared waivers.
The Mavericks wanted to keep James but had to put him through waivers for salary cap reasons. Terms of the deal weren't announced Friday.
James, a former Air Force staff sergeant, was the 33rd pick in the 2012 draft. The Mavericks acquired the rights for James, Jared Cunningham and...
Ricky Ledo has signed a four-year deal with the Dallas Mavericks.
Ledo's deal will be $60,000 over the rookie minimum.
The final two seasons of Ledo's deal are non-guaranteed.
Ledo did not play collegiately at Providence due to being academically ineligible.
The Dallas Mavericks have signed second-round draft pick Ricky Ledo, who sat out his only college season at Providence for academic reasons.
Ledo averaged 7.3 points on 36 percent shooting in six summer league games in Las Vegas. He is expected to battle for playing time behind Monta Ellis at shooting guard.
The Mavericks got Ledo with the 43rd pick in last month's draft in...
The Dallas Mavericks made it official Tuesday when they signed shooting guard Monta Ellis to a three-year contract worth between $25 million-30 million.
While starting all 82 games for the Milwaukee Bucks last season Ellis started averaged 19.2 points, six assists, 3.9 rebounds and 2.1 steals in 37.5 minutes per contest. The 6-3, 185-pound eight-year veteran has career averages...
Love’em or hate ‘em, agree or disagree. No matter what you think of Mark Cuban is self-made and always willing to give his advice. Cuban graduated from HS early, paid [...]
The Memphis Grizzlies have claimed Josh Akognon off waivers.
Akognon was waived by the Dallas Mavericks to clear cap space.
Akognon was impressive in Summer League with the Mavericks.
Derek Fisher will sign a one-year deal with the Oklahoma Thunder.
Fisher will sign for the veteran's minimum at approximately $1.4 million.
Fisher played 24 games with the Thunder last season after beginning the season with the Dallas Mavericks.