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Jose Juan Barea
Jose Juan Barea
Position: G
Born: 06/26/84
Height: 6-0 / 1.83
Weight:173 lbs. / 78.5 kg.
Salary: $2,564,753
And, though it will come barely eight months after his serious injury, Barea plans on being healthy for the start of training camp. “I feel really good,” he said. “Every week, the workouts get better and faster and stronger. I feel good about starting training camp ready to go. I’m doing basketball (stuff). Pick and roll. I’m jumping rope already. I should be (jumping full speed) in the next couple weeks.” Barea has spent this week taking part in Mavericks’ Hoop Camps and on Wednesday was in Plano entertaining about 200 kids at Prestonwood High School.
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It’s pretty well known that J.J. Barea someday will be coaching, probably in the NBA. Just don’t rush him into that job too quickly. He’s not quite ready for the coaching gig, even if it were as a player-coach. “Yeah, but not yet,” he said of the player-coach idea. “I still feel like I want to play. I know I can play. But later on in my career, in a couple years, I’ll definitely be on the coaching staff with Dallas.”