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Mavericks excited about Satnam Singh, long-term potential

LAS VEGAS As the first Indian-born player drafted in the NBA, Satnam Singh is a very big deal. While basketball is not exactly the most popular sport in India, the prospect of Singh breaking barriers has the country excited. The Mavs, who used the 52nd pick of last month's NBA draft to select Singh, are also excited about the 7-foot-2, 290-pound center and what he could do for them. The Mavs, however, are also realistic. They know that Singh is a basketball novice, so they'll allow him to play for the Texas Legends of the NBA D-League this season and closely watch how he develops. "He's got a terrific upside and he can shoot the ball with range," said Donnie...

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