Mavericks Trade Alexis Ajinca; Acquire Rights To Georgios Printezis
- For Immediate Release
- January 24, 2011
DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks anounced today that they have traded center Alexis Ajinca, a second round draft pick and cash considerations to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for the draft rights to forward Georgios Printezis.
Ajinca (7-0, 248) played in 10 games with two starts for Dallas this season. He averaged 2.9 points, 1.7 rebounds and 7.5 minutes per game as a Maverick. Ajinca was originally acquired via trade from Charlotte on July 13, 2010.
Printezis (6-9, 230) was the 58th pick of the 2007 NBA Draft by the San Antonio Spurs before Toronto acquired his rights from San Antonio for a future second round pick. Printezis is a native of Athens, Greece and plays professionally in Spain.
The Mavericks roster currently stands at 14 players.