Posted Jul 29, 2013 7:57 PM
DALLAS (AP) -- The Dallas Mavericks have signed first-round pick Shane Larkin, who is likely out until training camp in October with a broken right ankle.
Larkin is slotted to make $1.28 million in the point guard's first season under the rookie salary scale.
The Mavericks traded down twice in the draft and ended up with the rights to Larkin, the son of Hall of Fame shortstop Barry Larkin. He was taken 18th by Atlanta.
Larkin helped Miami to its first Atlantic Coast Conference title and a No. 2 seed in the NCAA tournament. Larkin led the Hurricanes at 14.5 points and 4.6 assists per game.
The 5-foot-11 Larkin broke his ankle while practicing for the summer league. He had surgery this month and should be sidelined about three months.
|Top 10 Dunks: Vegas Summer League|
Slam and jam your way through the Top 10 dunks from the 2014 Las Vegas Summer League.
|Top 10 Plays: Vegas Summer League Rookies|
Check out the top 10 rookie plays from the 2014 Summer League games in Las Vegas.
|Top 10 Plays: Las Vegas Summer League|
Check out the top 10 plays from the 2014 Las Vegas Summer League.
|All-Access: Zach LaVine|
Take a look behind the scenes with Wolves rookie guard Zach LaVine before during and after his first Summer League game in Las Vegas.
|All Access: Championship Celebration|
Go behind-the-scenes with the Kings during their Summer League Championship celebration.