User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Horses
Golf
Auto
Soccer
More
Betting Tools

 
Mavs set to add Israeli PG Gal Mekel

New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Join Now

Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!

DALLAS (AP) - The Dallas Mavericks are set to add Israeli point guard Gal Mekel in free agency.

Advertisement
Mekel's agent, Sam Porter, says the 6-foot-3 Mekel has agreed to join the Mavericks on a three-year deal with $2.3 million guaranteed. Free agents can't sign until July 10.

The Mavericks added Mekel after getting Miami point guard Shane Larkin in the NBA draft last week. Mekel and the son of Hall of Fame shortstop Barry Larkin are expected to battle for the backup job.

Mekel played two years at Wichita State in 2006-08, and his pro team in Israel, Maccabi Haifa, won a league title in 2013.

He will be the second Israeli player in the NBA. Free agent forward Omri Casspi was the first.

AP NEWS
The Associated Press News Service

Copyright 2015
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved

  
HEADLINES
Rogers: Game 4 - Hawks at Cavaliers
News: Playoffs - Betting Results
News: Conference & NBA Final Odds
LeBron, Cavaliers limping toward Finals
Atlanta cries foul over Game 3
Rockets respond to McHale's approach
Hawks' Horford ejected from Game 3
Cavs' Kyrie Irving out for Game 3
Warriors 1 win away from NBA Finals
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
NBA Pro Basketball Handicapper Sports Picks Records
NBA Hot Streaks
6 Straight NBA Winners
4-2 L6, 22-10 L32, +3,050 TY
30-14 L44 Totals, 60% +5,190 TY
20-9 L29 G-Plays, 34-14 L48 Picks
4-1 L5 Guarantees, 2-0 L2 Totals
65%, +2,183 This Season
12-5 L17 Totals, +1,663 This Year
8-4 Last 12 Guaranteed Plays
+1,552 NBA This Year
9-2 NBA Guarantee Run
VegasInsider.com Gold Membership
2014 NBA SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
Stephen Nover + 5190
Kevin Rogers + 3050
Dave Cokin + 2183
Last 7 Day Leaders
Handicapper Money
Scott Pritchard + 500
Vince Akins + 290
Kevin Rogers + 182
Percentage Leaders
Handicapper Pct
Dave Cokin 65 %
Stephen Nover 60 %
Kyle Hunter 58 %
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Kevin Rogers + 2654
Stephen Nover + 1941
Dave Cokin + 1721
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
Stephen Nover + 1648
Jimmy Boyd + 1561
Tony Stoffo + 1380
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Stephen Nover + 1975
Michael Black + 914
Marc Lawrence + 893
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Daily Fantasy Sager Bomb