DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) — The Dallas Mavericks announced the team’s roster and schedule for the 2014 NBA Summer League, which will take place in Las Vegas in mid-July.
Second-year guards Ricky Ledo and Gal Mekel headline the roster.READ MORE: US Supreme Court To Consider Controversial Texas Abortion Law
The Mavs and New York Knicks will tip off the 11-day league on July 11. Each team is guaranteed to play at least 5 games in the tournament, and a champion will be crowned on July 21.
The games will all be played at the COX Pavilion and Thomas & Mack Center on the campus of the University of Nevada-Las Vegas.
Mavericks’ assistant coach Kaleb Canales will serve as the head coach of Dallas’ summer league team for the first time.
The team will host a four-day mini camp in Dallas from July 7-10.
Dee Bost, G, Mississippi State, Rookie
Jackie Carmichael, F, Illinois State, Rookie
Sean Evans, F, St. John’s, Rookie
C.J. Fair, F, Syracuse, Rookie
Chris Goulding, G, Melbourne, Australia, Rookie
Eric Griffin, F, Campbell, Rookie
Bernard James, C, Florida State, 2 years
Ivan Johnson, C, Cal State San Bernardino, 2 years
Ricky Ledo, G, Providence, 1 year
Gal Mekel, G, Maccabi Haifa/Israel, 1 year
Javon McCrea, F, Buffalo, Rookie
James Nunnally, F, UC Santa Barbara, 1 year
Chris Smith, G, Louisville, 1 year
Axel Toupane, G/F, Strasbourg/France, Rookie
Head Coach: Kaleb Canales, Texas-Arlington
Assistant Coach: Jamahl Mosley, Colorado
Assistant Coach: Mike Shedd, Purdue
Assistant Coach: Mike Weinar, Florida
Assistant Coach: Darrell Armstrong, Fayetteville State
Assistant Coach: Mike Procopio, Suffolk
Gm 1: Friday, July 11, New York Knicks — Cox Pavilion 1:00 p.m.
Gm 2: Saturday, July 12, Minnesota Timberwolves — Thomas & Mack Center 3:30 p.m.
Gm 3: Monday, July 13, Toronto Raptors — Cox Pavilion 3:00 p.m.
Gms 4 and 5: TBD after seeding
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