DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks traded the draft rights to point guard Nick Calathes to the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday for a 2016 second-round draft choice.
Calathes used his Twitter account to announced the trade by tweeting: "Thanks for the welcome everybody glad to be a part of Grizz Nation!!!''
Calathes, 6-6, has been playing in Greece and Russia since he was chosen No. 45 overall in the 2009 NBA Draft. In his final college season at Florida in '09, Calathes was chosen first-team all-Southeastern Conference.
-- Dwain Price
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