Meet Dallas Mavericks summer league roster: Tariq Owens- F
Owens is the oldest player on the Mavs roster in Las Vegas. The 26-year-old played in three games for the Suns in the 2019-2020 season. He has two years of experience in the G League, including averaging 10.4 points, 6.9 rebounds, and 1.3 blocks in 24.4 minutes per game for the Northern Arizona Suns in 2020.
Owens played five seasons of college basketball for three different teams. He spent his year at Texas Tech where he averaged 8.7 points, 5.8 rebounds, and 2.4 blocks in 25.4 minutes per game. The 6’11 big man was a starter but dealt with foul issues.
Tariq Owens brings size and experience to the Dallas Mavericks summer league roster and is looking to earn his place on Texas Legends next season.
Meet Dallas Mavericks summer league roster: LJ Figueroa- G
Figueroa went undrafted in 2021 after four seasons of NCAA basketball. The 23-year-old spent a year at Odessa before playing two at St. John’s. He decided to finish his career at Oregon where he averaged 12.3 points, 6.1 rebounds, and 1.6 steals in 31.3 minutes per game last season.
Figueroa is a strong shooter and floor spacer that will look to earn minutes in the backcourt in Las Vegas. The 6’6 wing is another 3-and-D option for the Dallas Mavericks summer league roster.
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