Dallas Mavericks

Mavs open summer league play Saturday against Oklahoma City

Former Baylor player Cory Jefferson will play for the Dallas Mavericks in the Orlando Summer League.
Former Baylor player Cory Jefferson will play for the Dallas Mavericks in the Orlando Summer League. AP

The Dallas Mavericks will begin play in the Orlando Summer League at 8 a.m. Saturday against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

All games will be played on the Orlando Magic practice court at the Amway Center, and will only be attended by NBA personnel and media members.

Massive center Satnam Singh (7-2, 290) and former Baylor forward Cory Jefferson (6-9, 218) are two of the more prominent players on the Mavericks’ summer league roster.

Bob MacKinnon, who was named Tuesday as the head coach of the Texas Legends, will coach the Mavericks.

The Mavericks will play five games in seven days during the week-long summer league.

Here’s a look at the Mavericks’ schedule and roster for the Orlando Summer League. 

Opponent….………….Date…….Time..…TV

Oklahoma City……….Saturday…8 a.m…NBA-TV, TXA Channel 21

Orlando White……….Monday….Noon…NBA-TV, TXA Channel 21

Charlotte……………..July 6…….2 p.m…NBA-TV

Orlando Blue…………July 7…….Noon…NBA-TV

TBD………………….July 8…….TBD…..TBD   

2016 DALLAS MAVERICKS SUMMER LEAGUE ROSTER

Numerical Roster

# NAME POS HT WT Prior to NBA/Home Country BIRTHDATE YRS

4 Brandon Ashley F 6-9 230 Arizona/USA 7/15/94 R

6 Andre Dawkins G 6-4 206 Duke/USA 9/19/91 1

12 Marquis Teague G 6-2 180 Kentucky/USA 2/28/93 2

13 Vander Blue G 6-4 200 Marquette/USA 7/17/92 2

19 Giovan Oniangue F 6-6 222 Paris Levallois/Rep. of Congo 4/22/91 R

20 Darius Adams G 6-1 165 Indianapolis/USA 4/17/89 R

24 Casey Prather G/F 6-6 208 Flordia/USA 5/29/91 R

26 Tyler Honeycutt F 6-8 190 UCLA/USA 7/15/90 2

29 Laimonas Chatkevicius C 6-11 245 South Carolina/Lithuania 1/7/93 R

30 Jaleel Cousins C 6-11 255 South Florida/USA 12/1/93 R

31 Stevan Jelovac F 6-10 245 Zaragoza/Serbia 7/8/89 R

52 Satnam Singh C 7-2 290 IMG Academy (FL)/India 12/10/95 R

55 Cory Jefferson F 6-9 218 Baylor/USA 12/26/90 2

Alphabetical Roster

20 Darius Adams G 6-1 165 Indianapolis/USA 4/17/89 R

4 Brandon Ashley F 6-9 230 Arizona/USA 7/15/94 R

13 Vander Blue G 6-4 200 Marquette/USA 7/17/92 2

29 Laimonas Chatkevicius C 6-11 245 South Carolina/Lithuania 1/7/93 R

30 Jaleel Cousins C 6-11 255 South Florida/USA 12/1/93 R

6 Andre Dawkins G 6-4 206 Duke/USA 9/19/91 1

26 Tyler Honeycutt F 6-8 190 UCLA/USA 7/15/90 2

55 Cory Jefferson F 6-9 218 Baylor/USA 12/26/90 2

31 Stevan Jelovac F 6-10 245 Zaragoza/Serbia 7/8/89 R

19 Giovan Oniangue F 6-6 222 Paris Levallois/Rep. of Congo 4/22/91 R

24 Casey Prather G/F 6-6 208 Flordia/USA 5/29/91 R

52 Satnam Singh C 7-2 290 IMG Academy (FL)/India 12/10/95 R

12 Marquis Teague G 6-2 180 Kentucky/USA 2/28/93 2

Head coach: Bob MacKinnon, King’s College

Associate head coach: Darrell Armstrong, Fayetteville State

Assistant coach: Veljko Mrsic, Croatia

Dwain Price: 817-390-7760, @dwainprice

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