DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – The Dallas Mavericks have signed guard Justin Dentmon to a 10-day contract off their NBA Development League team.

Dentmon was the 2011-12 MVP of the D-League last season with the Austin Toros, starting all 40 games and averaging 22.8 points and 3.7 assists. He was traded to the Texas Legends in January.

So far in 2013 Dentmon has averaged 26 points and 3.4 assists in 22 games for the Legends.

Last season, Dentmon served two brief stints in the NBA and averaged 4.3 points, 1.7 assists and 1.3 rebounds in 6 games with San Antonio and Toronto.

He was a four-year starter at Washington where he was named First Team All-Pac 10 before going undrafted in 2009.

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