Rookie Dennis Smith Jr. is signed and sealed for Mavericks
The Mavericks signed their top draft pick Dennis Smith Jr. to a 4-year rookie contract Wednesday which would pay the standout point guard around $2.7 Million per season in the first two years. Dallas holds team options on the 3rd and 4th years.
Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle isn't going to copy the ways of the Golden State Warriors or the Houston Rockets even though Luka Doncic and Dennis Smith Jr. are going to want to run-and-gun next season.
Dallas Cowboys rookie Jalen Brunson is very much looking forward to getting things started in the NBA. But he has some unfinished business to deal with at Villanova, which includes finishing his degree.
Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle plans to use Luka Doncic in a variety of roles next season, including at the 4-spot, which he hopes will create mismatches. He also discusses whether or not the rookie will start next season.
Luka Doncic, like most men, has a crush on Jennifer Aniston. He was recently quoted in a story by Bleacher Report as saying, "I hear she's single now. I mean, she's nice. I just like her." Has he heard from the recently divorced Ms. Aniston?
Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle thinks Thursday night's 2018 NBA Draft was a "defining moment in this rebuild" for the organization. "We're going to propel forward with the idea that we've got to start winning games."
Dallas Mavericks second round pick Jalen Brunson won two NCAA titles with Villanova and won the Bob Cousy Award last season. But he's not thinking about those accomplishments right now. No, he's focused on helping the Mavs in any way possible.
Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle knew his team would get someone good at No. 5. But he's thrilled with the way things worked out, as the Mavs get Luka Doncic in a trade with the Atlanta Hawks.
Dallas Mavs head coach Rick Carlisle had a lot of great things to say about their second round pick, Villanova guard Jalen Brunson. Carlisle knows he's a winner and can play off the ball despite being a point guard in college.
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