|Oct. 29 3:54 PM PT4:54 PM MT5:54 PM CT6:54 PM ET22:54 GMT6:54 3:54 PM MST5:54 PM EST2:54 UAE (+1)23:5418:54 ET4:54 PM CT20:54 - Barea is the latest to join the championship reunion for the Dallas Mavericks. The diminutive guard who played a key role in Dallas' 2011 NBA Finals victory over Miami signed with the Mavericks on Wednesday after clearing waivers following his release by Minnesota.
Analysis: Barea is back with Dirk Nowitzki and Tyson Chandler, the center whose leadership played a big part in the franchise's only championship.
|Oct. 27 12:06 PM PT1:06 PM MT2:06 PM CT3:06 PM ET19:06 GMT3:06 12:06 PM MST2:06 PM EST23:06 UAE20:0615:06 ET1:06 PM CT17:06 - The Minnesota Timberwolves have reached a buyout agreement with veteran guard J.J. Barea to get down to the roster limit of 15 players.
Analysis: Coach Flip Saunders announced the decision Monday. Barea had one year and $4.5 million remaining on his contract. But Saunders didn't believe there would be as much playing time for him this season with Ricky Rubio and Mo Williams entrenched as the team's top two point guards.