The Dallas Mavericks released four players Tuesday, requesting waivers on Renaldo Balkman, Devin Ebanks, D.J. Kennedy and Fab Melo.
All four players were invited to camp on nonguaranteed deals.
Balkman (6-foot-8, 225) saw action in four preseason games for the Mavericks and averaged 5.8 points and 2.5 rebounds in 12.4 minutes per contest.
Ebanks (6-9, 215) played in three Mavericks' preseason games and averaged 4.8 points, 2.0 rebounds and 10.4 minutes.
Kennedy (6-6, 215) averaged 1.0 point, 1.2 rebounds and 7.4 minutes for Dallas in five preseason games.
Melo (7-0, 255) competed in three games this preseason and averaged 1.7 points, 2.0 rebounds and 8.9 minutes for the Mavericks.
The Mavericks' roster now stands at 16.