DALLAS (AP) -- The Dallas Mavericks have waived forwardcenter Melvin Ely and forward Chris Douglas-Roberts, leaving them with still one roster move to make by Monday.
The moves Sunday came only a day after Ely and Douglas-Roberts signed non-guaranteed contracts, and before they had even practiced with the team.
That leaves Dallas with 16 players on the roster, one over the limit...
The Mavericks are three players above the maximum 15-man roster.
Melvin Ely has agreed to terms with Puerto Rican team Brujos de Guayama.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- The Bobcats waived forwards Melvin Ely and Taylor Griffin, and guard Durrell Summers.
December 23, 2011
The Bobcats have signed 33-year old power foward Melvin Ely to a 1-year deal. Ely played in 30 games (2 starts) for the Broncos last year and he averaged 12.2 minutes, 2.3 points, 2.5 rebounds and 0.5 assists per game. He has now played in 373 games (55 starts) in his NBA career and he is averaging 16.0 minutes, 5.3 points, 3.3 rebounds and 0.7 assists per game. Ely will likely...
(By Rick Bonnell) firstname.lastname@example.orgThe Charlotte Bobcats addressed two holes in the roster Wednesday by coming to terms with free agents Reggie Williams and Melvin Ely.
The Charlotte Bobcats signed forward/center Melvin Ely on Wednesday. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Melvin Ely previously played for the Bobcats from the 04-05 season until the 06-07 season.
December 14, 2011
Charlotte Bobcats player-personnel chief Rod Higgins just confirmed to the Observer that ex-Bobcat Melvin Ely will be signed this afternoon, assuming he passes his physical. Ely, 6-10 and 260 pounds, will add depth at center and power forward. The Bobcats...
The last time Fresno State was part of the Preseason NIT, Melvin Ely and Chris Jefferies led the 21st-ranked Bulldogs on a Thanksgiving trip to Madison Square Garden for the NIT Semifinals in New York City.