Mark Cuban referred to SF Al-Farouq Aminu as "a young stud defensively," and said the Mavs' system should allow Aminu to "produce offensively much better."
Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle conceded that Al-Farouq Aminu needs to work on his shooting, but Carlisle intends to "put him in position to play to his strengths now."
The Dallas Mavericks have officially signed Al-Farouq Aminu to a two-year contract.
The Mavericks have reached an agreement with Al-Farouq Aminu worth $2.1 million over two years, according to CSNNW.com.
The Dallas Mavericks have expressed interest in Al-Farouq Aminu.
Al-Farouq Aminu will enter unrestricted free agency this summer with nebulous value after failing to improve during the 2013-14 season.
Al-Farouq Aminu will not start at power forward against the Thunder on Friday.
Al-Farouq Aminu started in place of Anthony Davis (back) on Wednesday for five points, five boards, one assist, one steal and one 3-pointer in 22 minutes.
Al-Farouq Aminu will start in place on Anthony Davis (back) on Wednesday night vs. the Suns.
Al-Farouq Aminu logged just 19 minutes on Monday against the Kings, scoring four points on 1-of-1 shooting with two rebounds and three steals.
Al-Farouq Aminu scored eight points with 10 boards, one assist and three steals in 34 minutes vs. the Spurs on Saturday.
Al-Farouq Aminu played 33 minutes and scored 13 points with eight rebounds and one assist in Friday's win over the Jazz.
Al-Farouq Aminu will start against the Clippers on Wednesday.
Al-Farouq Aminu scored 12 points with eight boards, two assists and one steal in a start at power forward on Saturday.