Mavericks Announce 2013 Summer League Roster And Schedule
- For Immediate Release
- July 8, 2013
DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks announced their roster for the 2013 NBA Summer League today, headlined by 2013 draft picks Shane Larkin and Ricky Ledo who will join returning Mavericks Jae Crowder, Bernard James and Josh Akognon for a five-game slate played in Las Vegas from July 13-22.
This summer's event will feature the debut of a tournament style schedule that will crown the first ever NBA Summer League Champion on Monday, July 22. Dallas will open the preliminary round with back-to-back games against the Sacramento Kings and Charlotte Bobcats on July 13 and 14. The Mavericks will then face the NBA D-League Select Team on July 16 before being seeded in a tournament running through the Championship Game on July 22. Each team is guaranteed to play at least five games.
All games will be held at the Cox Pavilion and Thomas & Mack Center on the campus of the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. NBA-TV will broadcast the Mavericks' matchup with the Kings on July 13 and Dallas' game against the Bobcats on July 14.
The Mavericks will be spending their eighth summer in Las Vegas. Mavericks' assistant coach Monte Mathis will serve as the head coach of Dallas' summer league team for the fourth year. Before the team makes the trip to Las Vegas, a mini-camp will be held at the American Airlines Center in Dallas from July 9-12.
2013 Mavericks Sumer League Game Schedule
- Game 1) July 13 vs. Sacramento at 5:00PM Central time
- Game 2) July 14 vs. Charlotte at 5:00PM Central time
- Game 3) July 16 vs. NBA D-League Select at 9:30PM Central time
- Games 4 and 5) To be determined after seeding