HoopsHype Jose Juan Barea Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: January 25, 2015 | 08:03 PM

Dwain Price

On starting at SF on Sunday, PG J.J. Barea said: "I was playing the 3, so that goes on my resume. I started at the 3 in the league."

Earl K. Sneed

J.J. Barea confirms he was a small forward Sunday: "I was playing the 3, so that goes on my resume. I started at the 3 in the league."

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk on Carlisle's decision to go small vs. OKC: "Not even Nellie would have started this lineup, probably, with Barea at the three."

Earl K. Sneed

J.J. Barea doing J.J. Barea things... #DALvsOKC

Earl K. Sneed

Barea with a much-needed three. Order restored. #DALvsOKC

Tim MacMahon

Chandler Parsons is calmly explaining to J.J. Barea that he should get the damn ball if Kendrick Perkins is guarding him.

Darnell Mayberry

My bad. It was Devin Harris who drew the charge on Westbrook, not J.J. Barea.

Darnell Mayberry

Westbrook had Ibaka running with him on a 2-on-1 against J.J. Barea and instead of throwing the lob picks up a charge.

Jeff Wade

Nice jolt of electricity to start this game. Barea likely candidate for double digit rebounds tonight #ImCowboysDrunk #12And4

Royce Young

If you're gonna play big, you can't be letting J.J. Barea jump in the lane and grab offensive rebounds over Steven Adams and Serge Ibaka.

Raul Barrigon

Devin harris, JJ Barea and Al-Farouq Aminu are now the top scorers off the bench. New Celtic Brandan Wright has 26.5 PER (8.8 ppg, 4.1 rpg).

Tim MacMahon

Devin Harris will play for Mavs after missing last 2 games. J.J. Barea averaged 15 points, 7 assists with Harris out.

Tim MacMahon

JJ Barea: "I wish I'd never left." Is your bank account happy you did? "No question."

Tim MacMahon

Mavs just officially waived Gal Mekel, who they owe $1.76M through next season. Now just have to get JJ Barea to put pen to paper.

Dwain Price

JJ Barea has cleared waivers and will sign with the #Mavs for $1.31 million. The Mavs will waive Gal Mekel to make room for Barea.

Dwain Price

"He's got to clear waivers and then we'll see what happens.'' -- #Mavs owner Mark Cuban on JJ Barea

Dwain Price

#Mavs owner Mark Cuban said he talked to PG Gal Mekel for over an hour yesterday about the possibilities of JJ Barea joining the team.

Tim MacMahon

Mark Cuban confirms that Gal Mekel would be odd man out if J.J. Barea clears waivers and returns to Dallas.