The Mavs are reportedly optimistic that they'll be able to re-sign J.J. Barea as an unrestricted free agent.
J.J. Barea is choosing between the Mavericks and Heat, according to David Aldridge of NBA.com.
J.J. Barea is leaning towards signing with the Heat.
J.J. Barea is getting interest from the Heat, Bulls, Lakers and Mavs.
J.J. Barea is hoping to sign with the Mavs on a multi-year deal that pays $3 million annually, a source told ESPN Dallas.
J.J. Barea is hoping that he will be a member of the Dallas Mavericks next season.
J.J. Barea started again on Tuesday and had six points, six rebounds, nine assists and two steals in 37 minutes, shooting just 3-of-12 from the field as the Mavs were eliminated by the Rockets.
J.J. Barea will earn another start at PG on Tuesday with Devin Harris and Raymond Felton coming off the bench.
J.J. Barea thrived as a starter on Sunday with 17 points, two 3-pointers, three rebounds, 13 assists and one steal, helping the Mavericks stave off a season-ending loss by beating the Rockets 121-109.
J.J. Barea scored 11 points on 4-of-7 shooting (including a three) with six rebounds, nine assists and one steal in 25 minutes off the bench in Friday's Game 3 loss.
J.J. Barea played 34 minutes during Game 2 on Tuesday, his highest playing time since Feb. 11, finishing a road loss in Houston with 13 points, one 3-pointer, six rebounds, two assists and four turnovers.
J.J. Barea scored 18 points in 23 minutes off the bench on Monday, hitting 8-of-15 shots (including a three) with two rebounds, one assist and one steal.
J.J. Barea scored 14 points against the Warriors on Saturday with three assists and one 3-pointer in 23 minutes.
J.J. Barea (ankle) said that he is ready to play on Wednesday vs. the Thunder, and the Mavericks have him listed as probable.