Dorian Finney-Smith Position: Small forward Age: 26 Size: 6-8, 220 pounds Experience: 4th season Contract: In the first season of his three-year, $12 million contract that pays $4 million for 2019-2020 2018-19 recap: Finney-Smith's third season in Dallas was his statistical best. He posted career-high averages in points (7.5) and rebounds (4.8), and played in a team-best 81 games, the second time in three years the Florida product has reached that mark. He also proved himself as a defensive asset after a knee injury hampered much of his 2017-18 season and limited him to just 21 games. Finney Smith shooting 43.2% from the field mark a more-than-five-percentage-point increase from the previous
Veteran point guard J.J. Barea re-signed with the Dallas Mavericks on Monday, the team announced. Contract terms were not provided, but Barea told ESPN that it was a one-year deal. The 6-foot, 185-pound Barea sustained a season-ending ruptured right Achilles tendon in a Jan. 11 game against the Minnesota Timberwolves, but he expects to be cleared to for full participation during training camp.
Luka Doncic Position: Guard Age: 20 Size: 6-7, 218 pounds Experience: 2nd season Contract: In the second season of his rookie contract that pays $7.7 million for 2019-20 2018-19 recap: Doncic turned in one of the best rookie seasons in NBA history as he averaged 21.2 points, 7.8 rebounds, 6.0 assists a game, joining 1961 Rookie of the Year Oscar Robertson as the only rookies in league history to average at least 20 points, seven rebounds and six assists a game. Doncic tallied eight triple-doubles — the third-most by a rookie, behind Robertson (26) and Ben Simmons (12) — and broke Magic Johnson's record for the most triple doubles (seven) by a player before his 21st birthday. Doncic, who swept