Our Kentucky Mavericks have a two-home-game weekend, playing Saturday night and Sunday afternoon at the Owensboro Sportscenter.
Saturday (March 18, 2017) – It’s the Mavs vs. the Rochester Razorsharks. The Mavs lead the series 2-0 this season. Can they beat the Sharks a third time for the season sweep this weekend? Tipoff at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday (March 19, 2017) – The Mavs take on the Chautauqua Hurricanes. Tipoff 4 p.m.
Stan Simpson Joins Roster
Stan Simpson (6’11-250- Center) has signed a contract in late February to play for the Kentucky Mavericks for the remainder of the PBL Season.
Simpson, who had been playing in Europe, just returned to the USA after requesting be let out of his contract there. After an agreement had been finalized, Simpson was free to go where he wanted to play. The Mavericks have been interested in Simpson for some time and jumped at the opportunity to sign the talented frontline player.
Simpson helped lead his Lake Michigan Admirals to the Premier Basketball League Championship Finals last season.
Simpson has played abroad in numerous locations. He played collegiately at the University of Memphis, John C. Logan Community College, and at the University of Illinois. Coming out of college he was drafted in the NBA D-League Draft in 2013 by the Texas Legends.
Simpson is originally from Chicago, IL.
“We are very happy to add Stan to our Roster. He gives us another big body up front, and he gives us a true rim protector,” states Mavs Head Coach, Steve Tucker.