Mavericks add forward Steve Novak

DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks have signed free-agent forward Steve Novak.

Terms of the deal announced Thursday weren't released.

The 6-foot-10 Novak spent the past two seasons with the Los Angeles Clippers. He also played two seasons for the Houston Rockets after they drafted him in the second round in 2006. He has career averages of 4.1 points and 1.1 rebounds in 195 games.

Novak played with Dwyane Wade on Marquette's Final Four team in 2003.