8-game preseason schedule starts in Berlin

The Dallas Mavericks announced Thursday their full 2012-13 preseason schedule, which opens Oct. 6 at Berlin and Oct. 9 at Barcelona.The Mavs open training camp on Sept. 30 and leave for Europe a few days later. The Mavs will play four of their remaining six preseason games at home with another game scheduled for Wichita, Kan., against the Thunder.

Here's the entire schedule:

Oct. 6: vs. Alba Berlin, 1 p.m. (Berlin)

Oct. 9: vs. FC Barcelona Regal, 2 p.m. (Barcelona)

Oct. 15: vs. Houston, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 17: vs. Phoenix, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 20: at Atlanta, 6 p.m.

Oct. 22: vs. New Orleans, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 24: vs. Oklahoma City, 7 p.m. (Wichita, Kan.)

Oct. 26: vs. Charlotte, 7:30 p.m.

The Mavs open the regular season on Oct. 30 at the Los Angeles Lakers followed the next night at the Utah Jazz. The first regular-season home game is Nov. 3 against the Charlotte Bobcats.