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Kyrie Irving has undergone surgery to repair a broken left hand. (Source: Shams Charania on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Irving sustained the injury earlier in July while training. It is unclear how long he'll be sidelined.

Category: Injury Updates


The Mavericks have traded Josh Green to the Hornets in a sign-and-trade where Klay Thompson signed with Dallas. (Source: Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Green took on a slightly bigger role for the Mavericks in their playoff run this past season. He'll likely play behind Brandon Miller with Charlotte in the front court.

Category: Transactions


The Mavericks have traded Tim Hardaway Jr. and three second-round picks to Detroit for Quentin Grimes. (Source: Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Hardaway had been linked to the Pistons earlier in the offseason. If he stays in Detroit, he should earn a bigger role after he was mostly out of the Mavericks rotation throughout the NBA Finals. This move allows Dallas to offer a significant part of the $12.9 million nontaxpayer midlevel exception to Derrick Jones Jr.

Category: Transactions


Dallas Mavericks GM Nico Harrison said that re-signing Derrick Jones Jr. this summer is a priority for the franchise. (Source: Mavs.com)

Fantasy Impact: Jones was a starter throughout the playoffs and fit in nicely alongside Luka Doncic and Kyrie Irving. “I don’t know how we’re going to do it,” Harrison said. “But he’s priority 1-A (and) 1-B. I think he fits in with our team. He loves it here. We have to figure out the dynamics to get him to stay. But yeah, that’s a priority. We’ll do what we have to do to get it done.”

Category: Rumors


Luka Doncic is expected to play for Slovenia in the Olympics. (Source: Evan Sidery on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Doncic had told reporters he expected to participate. It will be a quick turnaround for him after having just played in the NBA Finals.


Olivier-Maxence Prosper is questionable for Game 1 of Thursday's game against the Celtics. (Source: NBA Injury Report)

Fantasy Impact: Prosper has been sidelined since the first-round series against the Clippers. He remains off the fantasy radar.

Category: Injury Updates


Dereck Lively II is available for Thursdays game against the Timberwolves. (Source: Mavs PR on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Lively is set to return from a one-game absence. Hw should remain in his usual role behind Daniel Gafford.

Category: Injury Updates


Maxi Kleber is available for Tuesday's game against the Timberwolves. (Source: Mavs PR on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Kleber is set to play in his first game since the Mavericks round one series against the Clippers. He should hold his usual role off the bench with Dereck Lively II sidelined.

Category: Injury Updates


Daniel Gafford is questionable for Friday's game against the Clippers. (Source: Brad Townsend on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Gafford missed practice on Thursday after only playing nine minutes in Tuesday's win. Dereck Lively should continue to take on a big role off the bench regardless of if Gafford is active or not.

Category: Injury Updates


P.J. Washington Jr. has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Thunder. (Source: NBA Injury Report)

Fantasy Impact: The Mavericks are sitting a number of key players with them having nothing to play for. Tim Hardaway Jr., Josh Green and Jaden Hardy should all play bigger roles.

Category: Injury Updates


Dante Exum has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Thunder. (Source: NBA Injury Report)

Fantasy Impact: With Exum sidelined, Josh Green and Jaden Hardy should see more minutes.

Category: Injury Updates


Greg Brown III has been ruled out for Tuesday's game against the Hornets. (Source: NBA Injury Report)

Fantasy Impact: Brown remains off the fantasy radar when he returns.

Category: Injury Updates