Mavs' Barea has surgery on right Achilles tendon

NBA.com Global on Jan 15, 2019 07:38 AM
Mavs' Barea has surgery on right Achilles tendon
Dallas Mavericks' J.J. Barea, right, prepares to lay up as Minnesota Timberwolves' Jeff Teague defends in the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Dallas Mavericks press release

DALLAS - The Dallas Mavericks announced today that guard Jose Juan Barea underwent surgery to repair the rupture of his right Achilles tendon. The surgery was performed by Dr. Eugene Curry and Dr. Daniel Worrel at the Carrell Clinic in Dallas.

Barea has seen action in 38 games for the Mavericks this season with averages of 10.9 points, 5.6 assists and 19.8 minutes per contest.

No timetable for his return has been set at this time.

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