Mavericks Sign Second Round Pick Ricky Ledo
- For Immediate Release
- July 24, 2013
DALLAS - The Dallas Mavericks announced today they have signed second roung pick Ricky Ledo. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The Mavericks acquired the draft rights to the 43rd overall pick 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 in 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.