J. J. Barea G DAL 3 days ago

Barea had 13 points, six rebounds, and two assists in 34 minutes off the bench in Tuesday's Game 2 loss to Houston.

Barea was already in line for an increased role with Devin Harris (toe) sidelined, but Rajon Rondo's foul trouble and overall ineffectiveness allowed him to run the point for most of Tuesday's game. As long as Harris is out, Barea should still see a good amount of run, but it's unlikely that Rondo will get only 10 minutes of playing time in another playoff game.

J. J. Barea G DAL 4 days ago

Barea could be in line for a larger dose of minutes with teammate Devin Harris (toe) a question mark entering Game 2.

Barea led the Dallas bench in minutes played in Game 1 with 22 minutes. He finished with 12 points on 6-of-9 shooting.

J. J. Barea G DAL 1 week ago

Barea scored just three points on 1-of-6 shooting Wednesday. He added one assist, one rebound, and a steal in the win over Portland.

Barea played 22 minutes with reserve point guard Devin Harris out with a toe injury,

J. J. Barea G DAL 2 weeks ago

Barea scored a team-high 18 points (8-15 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 1-1 FT) with two rebounds and a steal in 23 minutes off the bench Monday.

He took advantage of the extra looks available with a number of Mavs starters getting the night off. Barea will likely have a tough time repeating the performance on Wednesday in the team's regular season finale, however.

J. J. Barea G DAL 2 weeks ago

Updating a previous note, Barea will not get the start Monday against Utah, Earl Sneed of Mavs.com reports.

The Star-Telegram reported an incorrect lineup earlier in the evening which listed Barea as the starting shooting guard. Instead, it will be Raymond Felton. Nonetheless, Barea could pick up a few extra minutes with Chandler Parsons and Monta Ellis out.

J. J. Barea G DAL 2 weeks ago

Barea will get the start Monday, Dwain Price of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

Barea will get the nod at shooting guard as the Mavs rest a number of regulars, including Monta Ellis. Expect Barea to see significant minutes, while Devin Harris could also see a larger role.

J. J. Barea G DAL 2 weeks ago

Barea scored nine points (4-6 FG, 1-2 FT) in a win over the Lakers on Sunday. He added six assists.

Barea could be in line for bigger minutes Monday with the Mavericks opting to rest starters Monta Ellis, Tyson Chandler, and Dirk Nowitzki for the game in Utah.

J. J. Barea G DAL 2 weeks ago

Barea scored five points and handed out a team-high nine assists Friday. He added two rebounds in a double overtime win over the Nuggets.

Barea saw a small uptick in minutes with Rajon Rondo out resting and the game going to two extra frames.

J. J. Barea G DAL 2 weeks ago

Barea scored six points Wednesday on 2-of-6 shooting. He added five assists and one turnover in the win over the Suns.

Barea's productivity has been inconsistent since returning from an ankle injury. He's scored in double-figures just once in the past four games and is shooting 38.7 percent from the field.

J. J. Barea G DAL 3 weeks ago

Barea scored 14 points (6-12 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 1-2 FT) with three assists in 23 minutes Saturday.

With Rajon Rondo hurting his knee, Barea could be in line for some starts down the stretch, as he has been Rick Carlisle's preferred starter when Rondo has sat previously. In his 10 starts this season, Barea has averaged 11.0 points, 3.6 rebounds and 4.6 assists in 29 minutes per game and if Rondo is to in fact miss time, Barea will be a nice add for a lot of leagues.