Smith has been out of the Mavericks’ lineup considering the fact that Jan. 9.
Mavericks position guard Dennis Smith Jr. will return to the workforce on Tuesday vs. the Clippers, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Smith has been out of Dallas’s lineup considering that Jan. 9.
Smith was not with the Mavericks on their two-sport street journey very last week, declared out with an ailment. His absence with the crew coincided with reviews that Dallas was shopping him as a probable trade chip.
The North Carolina State products spoke with Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle around the weekend, and the pair had “effective discussions” per Charania.
Smith is averaging 12.6 points for every game in his 2nd NBA year, a dip in scoring from his rookie calendar year. Smith was named to the NBA All-Rookie group in 2017–18.