J. J. Barea

J.J. Barea wins NBA citizenship award for hurricane response in Puerto Rico

Shortly after Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico in September, Mavericks guard J.J. Barea returned to his native country:<p>“You go to Puerto Rico and …

Basketball

J.J. Barea wins PBWA’s J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award

<b>J.J. Barea has proven to be an exceptional athlete, both on and off the court.</b> The Puerto Rico native has been awarded the 2017-2018 J. Walter …

Caribbean

Dallas Mavericks: Mavericks' J.J. Barea a finalist for two major community contribution awards | SportsDay

Mark Cuban joined J.J. Barea on trip to Puerto Rico, Mavs owner's first to the island — here's what he took from the visit<p>With the help of Mavericks …

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Dallas Mavericks: Mark Cuban joined J.J. Barea on trip to Puerto Rico, Mavs owner's first to the island — here's what he took from the visit | SportsDay

Mark Cuban joined J.J. Barea on trip to Puerto Rico, Mavs owner's first to the island — here's what he took from the visit<p>This Story is About...<p>A …

Dallas Mavericks

Jimmy Butler officially questionable vs. LAL

Jimmy Butler (knee) is officially listed as questionable for Friday against the Lakers.<p>In case you missed it, Butler is planning on playing, …

Basketball

Pistons vs Mavericks GameThread: Game time, TV, odds, and more

Game VitalsWhen: Friday, April 6 at 7 p.m.<br>Where: Little Caesars Arena, Detroit, MI<br>Watch: Fox Sports Detroit, League PassOdds: Pistons -6.5Projected …

Detroit Pistons

Pistons survive in overtime against Motley, Mavericks

On the second-game of their final three-game road trip of the season, the Mavericks found themselves in Detroit to face off against Andre Drummond …

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Playoff-eliminated Pistons look for motivation vs. Mavs

The Detroit Pistons staved off elimination with a hot streak over the past two weeks.<p>They officially fell out of the Eastern Conference playoff race …

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J.J. Barea will reportedly miss the remainder of the season

The veteran will sit the final three games with a strained oblique.According to ESPN’s Tim MacMahon, the Dallas Mavericks will be without J.J. Barea …

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Mavericks’ J.J. Barea to miss the rest of the season

Mavericks guard J.J. Barea is finished for the season after suffering a left oblique strain during last night’s game, tweets Dwain Price of Mavs.com. …

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Dallas Mavericks: J.J. Barea to miss rest of Mavs season after left oblique strain | SportsDay

J.J. Barea to miss rest of Mavs season after left oblique strain<p>This Story is About...<p><b>Update (April 4, 9:51 p.m.)</b>: Barea will not play the rest of …

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Mavericks' J.J. Barea: Will miss rest of season

Barea (oblique) has been ruled out for the rest of the season, Bobby Karalla of Mavs.com reports.<p>Analysis:<p>During Wednesday's game against the Magic, …

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Andre Drummond going through warmups

Andre Drummond (illness) is warming up and is listed as the starter against the 76ers on Wednesday.<p>Rodney McGruder and Luke Babbitt will start …

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Salah Mejri (knee) available to play vs. ORL

Salah Mejri (right knee contusion) will be available to play Wednesday against the Magic.<p>Available to play doesn't necessarily mean that Mejri will …

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Dewayne Dedmon (rib) questionable Wednesday

Dewayne Dedmon (rib) is questionable to face the Heat on Wednesday.<p>Dedmon skipped Tuesday's game with the rib issue, and with Atlanta playing for …

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Ryan Anderson (ankle) doubtful for Thursday

Ryan Anderson (ankle) is doubtful to play Thursday against Portland.<p>Anderson sprained his left ankle on Tuesday, and with the No. 1 seed already …

Basketball

Rodney McGruder, Luke Babbitt will start

Rodney McGruder and Luke Babbitt will start against the Hawks on Wednesday.<p>They'll join Josh Richardson, Tyler Johnson and Hassan Whiteside. McGruder …

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Jimmy Butler (knee) doubtful for Thursday

Jimmy Butler (knee) is doubtful for Thursday against the Nuggets.<p>This is a small surprise, but it makes sense that the Wolves don't want him playing …

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Bismack Biyombo getting the start vs. Dallas

Bismack Biyombo will start for Nikola Vucevic (rest) against the Mavs on Wednesday.<p>He'll join D.J. Augustin, Mario Hezonja, Wes Iwundu and Aaron …

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Dwight Powell (knee) out Wednesday vs. ORL

Dwight Powell (left knee) has been ruled out for Wednesday's game in Orlando.<p>It looks like the Mavs will be taking it easy on some of their vets on …

Dennis Smith Jr.

Harrison Barnes (rest) out Wednesday vs. ORL

Harrison Barnes (rest) will not suit up for Wednesday's game against the Magic.<p>The Mavs are on the second leg of a back-to-back set, so Barnes will …

Dennis Smith Jr.

Andre Drummond (illness) questionable vs. PHI

Andre Drummond (stomach bug) did not go through shootaround, but he's hopeful he'll be able to play on Wednesday against the 76ers.<p>Drummond got into …

Stan Van Gundy

Van Gundy says he won't shutdown Griffin

Stan Van Gundy said he's not planning on shutting down Blake Griffin (ankle) this season.<p>"Obviously, we’re not going to do anything stupid; we’re not …

Stan Van Gundy

Jonathon Simmons, Isaac out Wednesday vs. DAL

Jonathon Simmons (wrist) and Jonathan Isaac (ankle) will not play Wednesday against the Mavericks.<p>Both the Magic and Mavericks will be sitting out a …

Dennis Smith Jr.

Dirk Nowitzki not traveling on road trip

Dirk Nowitzki (ankle) is not traveling with the team on their three-game road trip, so he will not play Wednesday vs. the Magic.<p>Nowitzki is dealing …

Russell Westbrook

Jayson Tatum scores 20 points w/ three treys

Jayson Tatum put up 20 points, three 3-pointers, two rebounds, two assists, three steals, one block and three turnovers in 33 minutes in Tuesday's …

Basketball

Hassan Whiteside goes for 18-12-3 in win

Hassan Whiteside hit 7-of-13 shots and 4-of-4 free throws for 18 points, 12 rebounds and three blocks in Tuesday's 101-98 win over the …

Basketball

Ersan Ilyasova double-doubles in start

Ersan Ilyasova started and hit 4-of-9 shots and two 3-pointers for 11 points, 13 rebounds and a steal in 28 minutes of Tuesday's 121-95 blowout win …

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Richaun Holmes scores 11, blocks 4 in win

Richaun Holmes hit 5-of-9 shots for 11 points, five rebounds, four assists and four blocks in 27 minutes of Tuesday's 121-95 win over the Nets.<p>There …

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Alex Len (ankle) returning Tuesday vs. SAC

Alex Len (ankle) will play vs. the Kings on Tuesday.<p>It'll be interesting to see how coach Jay Triano juggles his lineups, considering his team is …

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