Chris Douglas-Roberts Signs with Dallas Mavericks, Becomes Year's Fifth GATORADE Call-Up
NEW YORK, Dec. 23, 2012 – The Dallas Mavericks today signed guard Chris Douglas-Roberts for the fifth GATORADE Call-Up of the 2012-13 NBA Development League season. Douglas-Roberts joins more than 100 NBA Players with NBA D-League experience currently on an NBA roster.
A veteran of 155 NBA games, Douglas-Roberts owns NBA career averages of 7.7 points, 2.2 rebounds and 20.6 minutes in three seasons with the then-New Jersey Nets and Milwaukee Bucks.
Selected by the Nets in the second round (40th overall) of the 2008 NBA Draft, Douglas-Roberts played in 109 career NCAA games for the Tigers, averaging 14.2 points and 3.7 rebounds.
Douglas-Roberts is expected to join the Mavericks tonight and be available on Sunday, Dec. 23 when the team travels to face the San Antonio Spurs.