Reports: Mavs plan to offer Powell contract extension

NBA.com Global on Jul 01, 2019 05:24 AM
Reports: Mavs plan to offer Powell contract extension
DALLAS, TX - FEBRUARY 10: Dwight Powell #7 of the Dallas Mavericks drives to the basket for layup against the Portland Trail Blazers on February 10, 2019 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

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Dallas Mavericks big man Dwight Powell has steadily grown into a capable rotation player in his 4.5 seasons with the team. A free agent this summer, Powell is reportedly not straying from the team he has developed the most with.

Per Marc Stein of The New York Times and Tim MacMahon of ESPN, Powell will receive a contract extension from the Mavericks on Sunday night. Here's more from Stein, via Twitter:

Last season, Powell averaged 10.6 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game in 77 games for Dallas.

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