Mavs Sign Dennis Smith Jr. To Rookie Contract

By Josh Clark

DALLAS (105.3 The Fan) – The Dallas Mavericks have officially signed Dennis Smith Jr. to his rookie contract.

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NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 22: Dennis Smith Jr. walks on stage with NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being drafted ninth overall by the Dallas Mavericks during the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 22, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Terms of the deal weren’t released, per club policy.

Dallas selected Smith ninth overall in the first round of the NBA Draft on June 22.

The 6’3″ guard out of NC State averaged 18.1 points, 4.6 rebounds and 6.2 assists while shooting 45.5 percent from the field as a freshman.

Smith is set to compete for the Mavericks’ summer league team in Las Vegas beginning this Saturday.

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