Posted Jan 8, 2013 4:31 PM
DALLAS (AP) -- The Dallas Mavericks have signed veteran guard Mike James to a 10-day contract.
The deal announced Tuesday gives James a chance to play for his 11th NBA team in 11 seasons. He played 11 games for the Chicago Bulls last season and helped fill in for injured point guard Derrick Rose.
The 37-year-old James has career averages of 10.4 points and 3.6 assists per game. His best season was with Toronto in 2005-06, when he averaged 20.3 points and 5.8 assists in 79 starts. He's also played for Miami, Boston, Detroit, Milwaukee, Houston, Minnesota, New Orleans and Washington.
James played two games with the Mavericks' NBA Development League team this season.
|Frank Vogel on Matchups|
Frank Vogel talks about some of the key matchups heading into Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
|Chris Bosh on Forcing Turnovers|
Chris Bosh speaks with the media prior to Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals about the importance of turnovers in the series.
|Spurs Practice Sound|
The Spurs talk to the media at practice about how they plan to seal a Game 3 victory against the Grizzlies in their series.
|Wade on Heat Bench|
Miami's Dwyane Wade values the contribution of the players coming off the bench for the Heat.
|Wade on Game 1|
Miami's Dwyane Wade talks about his injury, his motivation and taking on the Pacers in Game 1.