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J.J. Barea again linked to Heat in free agency

J.J. Barea again linked to Heat in free agency

For the second time in a week, the Miami Heat have been linked to Dallas Mavericks free-agent point guard J.J. Barea. After an ESPN report earlier in the week said the former playoff opponent was among the players to attract Heat interest on the free-agent market, Turner's David Aldridge tweeted during Wednesday's first day of NBA free agency that Barea, "is leaning toward taking a deal with the Heat." Barea, 31, has been seeking a deal in the range of $3 million per season. Should the Heat re-sign Dwyane Wade after coming to terms with Goran Dragic, their lone mid-level exception would be the $3.4 million taxpayer's exception. An addition of Barea likely would...

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