Mavericks Acquire 43rd Overall Pick Ricky Ledo
- For Immediate Release
- June 27, 2013
DALLAS - The Dallas Mavericks have acquired the draft rights to 43rd overall pick Ricky Ledo from the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for a 2014 second round pick that was originally sent to the Mavericks from Boston (via Brooklyn) in a deal that also included the draft rights to 16th overall pick Lucas Nogueira.
Ledo (6'7, 195) attended Providence University where he was ruled ineligible by the NCAA, but continued to practice with the Friars.
Before arriving at Providence, Ledo was a Jordan All-American at South Kent (Conn.) High School where he averaged 23.4 points and 6.2 rebounds in his senior season. Scout.com ranked him as the No. 5 shooting guard and No. 17 overall prospect after his senior season of high school.