Harrison Barnes RUMORS & NEWS

  • Dirk Nowitzki believes in Harrison Barnes as his Mavericks star heir

    Sporting News "Dirk Nowitzki can’t run these days, a victim of a nagging Achilles that is driving Mr. Maverick up the wall. Out for six of Dallas’ first nine games, he sees his depleted team already losing ground in the Western Conference and can’t do anything about it. “It hasn’t been fun sitting and..." November 16

  • Mavs' Harrison Barnes: 'Can't say I was surprised' by Warriors exit

    ESPN "Harrison Barnes believes he still would be a member of the Golden State Warriors if they had won last season's NBA championship. However, Barnes knew after his exit interview in the wake of the Warriors blowing a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals to the Cleveland Cavaliers that he had likely played..." November 10

  • Is a Change in Scenery All Harrison Barnes Needed?

    The Ringer "The last time we saw Harrison Barnes, he was missing open shot after open shot in the NBA Finals. The Cavs stopped guarding him halfway through the series, leaving him open at the 3-point line and daring him to beat them. The weird part about their strategy was that Barnes isn’t a bad shooter...." September 29

  • Harrison Barnes expects role to change with Mavericks

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Harrison Barnes knows his role will change this season. He’s just not sure how much. Last year with the Golden State Warriors, Barnes was the team’s fourth leading scorer behind Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green. Basically, he was sitting — behind three All-Stars — in a..." September 14

  • Mavericks' Barnes: 'The ball is going to be in my hands a lot more'

    NBA.com "Although Harrison Barnes admits that he’s excited for the opportunity to have the ball in his hands more this upcoming season after signing a max-level contract with the Dallas Mavericks, the 24-year-old budding star knows that also comes with more responsibilities. Last season, Barnes averaged..." September 01

  • Harrison Barnes gets engaged

    Sports Day "New Dallas Mavericks small forward Harrison Barnes is having an offseason to remember. After signing his $94 million deal with Dallas, Barnes went to Brazil to represent the United States in the Summer Olympics, where he won himself a gold medal. So how do you top both of those accomplishments?" August 28

  • With Olympic semifinals looming, here are eight guys Team USA could use over Harrison Barnes

    Sporting News "When he got here for the Olympics, Harrison Barnes said he came armed with some advice from friends who had participated in the Games before. “Take a lot of pictures,” he said. “Everybody I talked to said they which they would have done more. Take a minute to enjoy everything.” Barnes has..." August 19

  • The Mavericks Envision Career Role Player Harrison Barnes As Their Next ‘Go-To Guy’

    Dime Magazine "While Harrison Barnes was a high draft pick, he was never asked to play a big role on the Golden State Warriors. There, he was a complementary piece alongside the likes of Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, and Draymond Green. Now, though, Barnes has left the Warriors to sign a max contract with the..." July 15

  • Harrison Barnes will be a Maverick after Kevin Durant picks the Warriors

    Mavs Moneyball "That was the contigency plan for Golden State, that Durant meant no more Barnes. Unless something surprising happens, that's the plan." July 04

  • Harrison Barnes, Dallas Mavericks agree to max deal

    Sports Day "Based on his versatility, shooting and the fact that he's only 24, the Mavericks intend to offer a maximum contract to Golden State restricted free agent Harrison Barnes, a source said. The Mavericks, who have been shut out so far in free agency, have a huge hole at small forward, Barnes'..." July 03

  • Warriors To Match Any Offer Sheet Harrison Barnes Signs

    Real GM Basketball "Unless the Golden State Warriors sign Kevin Durant, they plan on matching a restricted free agent offer sheet Harrison Barnes signs. Barnes could also wait to sign a five-year deal with the Warriors." July 01

  • Warriors make qualifying offers to Harrison Barnes, Festus Ezeli

    ESPN "The Golden State Warriors have extended qualifying offers to forward Harrison Barnes and center Festus Ezeli. The moves, which were made Wednesday, mean Barnes and Ezeli will be restricted free agents in July, and the Warriors will have the right to match any offer sheet that Barnes and Ezeli..." June 30

  • Report: 76ers to be serious suitors for Warriors' Barnes

    The Score "The Philadelphia 76ers plan to be serious suitors for Golden State Warriors restricted free agent Harrison Barnes, sources tell Marc Stein of ESPN. After years of rebuilding, new 76ers general manager Brian Colangelo has said he plans to be highly aggressive this offseason in an attempt to..." June 28

  • Barnes hopes to re-sign with Warriors: 'I want to come back'

    The Score "The Golden State Warriors are the only NBA franchise Harrison Barnes has ever known, and he's hoping to keep it that way. Set to become a restricted free agent on July 1, the 24-year-old has made it clear he wishes to remain with the organization that selected him with the seventh pick in the..." June 28

  • Harrison Barnes on Team USA

    Yahoo! Sports "Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes has been selected as a member of the final 12-man Team USA roster for the Rio Olympic Games this summer, league sources told The Vertical. Barnes, 24, a restricted free agent,will join Warriors teammates Klay Thompson and Draymond Green on the Team..." June 25

  • Harrison Barnes on a bad salary drive

    East Bay Times "In his final week before restricted free agency, Harrison Barnes is giving the appearance that he has departed early from the NBA Finals. If he doesn't pull it together by Sunday's Game 7 at Oracle Arena, the Warriors just might let him go for good. Barnes had his second straight horrific..." June 17

  • Danny Ainge reportedly meets with agent of Kevin Love, Harrison Barnes

    Larry Brown Sports "Danny Ainge’s Offseason Exploits Tour 2016 has officially hit the road. According to a report by Andrew Perna of Real GM on Thursday, Ainge, the general manager and president of basketball operations of the Boston Celtics, met in New York City this week with agent Jeff Schwartz, who represents..." June 16

  • Warriors willing to match any offer sheet for Barnes

    Sporting News "Two-and-a-half years ago, Joe Lacob was sitting in his corner office at Warriors headquarters in downtown Oakland, pondering what he was then calling, “not an urgent problem right now.” The question was about the future of his budding Warriors stars — Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson for sure, but..." June 11

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