BRAUNSCHWEIG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 18: Stephen Dennis (L) of Braunschweig moves against Quantez Robertson (R) of Frankfurt during the Beko Basketball Bundesliga match between New Yorker Phantoms Braunschweig and Fraport Skyliners at the Volkswagen Hall on December 18, 2011 in Braunschweig, Germany. (Photo by Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images)
The Nets completed free agency Monday with the signings of Stephen Dennis, James Mays, and Carleton Scott to non-guaranteed training camp deals. Dennis and Scott played for the Nets summer league team in Orlando. All three are veterans of international leagues. Scott's signing has been known since last week. The signings bring the total to 18, with 13 guaranteed and five, including Andray Blatche and Josh Childress, non-guaranteed.
Dennis, a 6’6" guard, spent four years at Kutztown University. In his senior season he averaged 26.6 points per game and was named to the Division II All-American Team. He's 24 years old. After college, Dennis played for the Bakersfield Jam in the NBA D-League, where in 51 games he averaged 18.5 points, 6.9 assists and 5.6 rebounds. The West Chester, PA native then spent the 2011-12 season in Germany playing for the New Yorker Phantoms Braunschweig, where in 18 contests he averaged 8.4 points, 2.7 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 22.1 minutes per game.
Mays, a 6’9’’ forward, spent four years at Clemson University. He's 26. After his senior season, he was the second overall pick by the Colorado 14ers in the 2008 NBA D-League Draft. In 12 games with Colorado, Mays averaged 18.7 points, 8.7 rebounds and 1.9 assists. During the 2009-10 season, Mays played for the Shougang Beijing Ducks in China, where he averaged 26.0 points and 13.2 rebounds per game. During the 2010-11 campaign he played in the NBA Summer League for both the Indiana Pacers and the Toronto Raptors.
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