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For J.J. Barea, though, the future is so bright that he can move on to the next part of his career with satisfaction and a smile. “It is tough, but my career was amazing,” Barea said Sunday while working at the MGM Resorts Summer League in a yet-to-be-defined role with the Mavericks. “I don’t regret anything. I’m still playing in the pro league in Puerto Rico. But if I got to walk away from playing right now, I’ll be super-happy. I don’t regret anything and I’m ready for the next step, if you know what I mean. I’m super-happy with what I did and I’m looking forward to coaching in the future.” Key words there are “in the future.”
Storyline: Jose Juan Barea Retirement?
Barea said his coaching career will be launched with the Mavericks. “I know I like coaching,” he said. “Every time I do it, I like it even more. It comes easy, comes natural. Especially here in Dallas. And especially with Dallas. It’s my home. The Dallas Mavericks are my team. I feel like I can really help.” As for what the role will be, Barea and the team both are willing to be flexible. For the moment, he said the game plan is to be with the team part time, spending some time with his family and mixing in coaching, scouting and doing whatever else the staff needs of him.

Jose Juan Barea to join Mavs organization next season

It’s official: More than one point guard from the Dallas Mavericks’ 2011 championship team will be with the organization next season. J.J. Barea told The Dallas Morning News that he will be with the team in some capacity this upcoming season. He said his role is still undefined. “I’m going to be involved,” Barea said. “And I’m definitely excited.”
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