J.J. Barea (calf) is hoping to beat his projected timetable to return.
J.J. Barea will miss the next six weeks due to a tear in a muscle connecting his left calf to his Achilles tendon.
Mavs head coach Rick Carlisle said J.J. Barea (strained left calf) will likely be out for a while.
J.J. Barea (strained left calf) said that prior to going down on Wednesday he had been "having problems with [his] Achilles lately."
J.J. Barea suffered a left calf strain and was helped off the court on Wednesday.
J.J. Barea will return to the bench vs. Boston on Wednesday.
J.J. Barea returned from a one-game rest absence and hit 8-of-16 shots and a 3-pointer for 17 points, one rebound and four assists in 33 minutes of Monday's 93-77 loss to the Knicks.
J.J. Barea, Wesley Matthews, Dorian Finney Smith, Harrison Barnes and Andrew Bogut are starting vs. the Knicks on Monday.
The Mavs will rest J.J. Barea, Wes Matthews and Andrew Bogut against the Warriors on Wednesday.
Rick Carlisle said he will be cognizant of the minutes for Andrew Bogut, J.J. Barea and others against the Warriors on Wednesday.
J.J. Barea hit 7-of-15 shots and two 3-pointers for 18 points, seven rebounds and eight assists in 34 minutes of Tuesday's win over the Lakers.
J.J. Barea started on Sunday in place of Deron Williams (groin), dropping 21 points, two 3-pointers, six rebounds, five assists, one steal and four turnovers in 46 minutes.
J.J. Barea scored 23 points in a start for Andrew Bogut (rest) on Friday against the Blazers, adding six assist and five 3-pointers in 30 minutes.
J.J. Barea will start in place of Dirk Nowitzki against the Blazers on Friday.