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Sports Illustrator
07-21-2008, 01:17 PM
The probability of swingman Devean George returning to the Mavericks next season appears to be decreasing every day. George, a free agent, has at least a half dozen other teams interested in signing him. The Phoenix Suns, San Antonio Spurs, Minnesota Timberwolves, Cleveland Cavaliers and New Orleans Hornets have expressed interest in George. And the NBA champion Boston Celtics could be next in line after they lost 6-8 forward James Posey in free agency. The Mavericks, however, only have two open roster spots left with little money to work with after signing center DeSagana Diop. The Mavericks have the option of re-signing George for more than a minimum contract, however, because he was on their roster last season for about $2.3 million, but Mavs president Donnie Nelson isn't optimistic that they will get a deal done.

From Dallas Morning News (http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/spt/basketball/mavs/stories/072008dnspomavsgeorge.434d7fd.html)

tripleplay2007
07-24-2008, 01:32 PM
George is going wayyy down hill :(

wolf3742
07-25-2008, 01:21 AM
I do not know about george. I am not sure on where we could place him. He could be a backup SG but he will just take away more minutes from Juju and I hope to see Bobby Brown getting some playing time

tripleplay2007
07-25-2008, 04:25 AM
He will just be on the IR. I guess if we have some cash to spend give him a one year.