|Chandler deal puts focus on free agency for Mavs|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 26 June 2014 14:40|
The veteran center just isn't planning on bombarding his former New York teammate with phone calls and text messages while Anthony ponders free agency.
The Mavericks re-acquired Chandler in a trade with the Knicks, who hope to re-sign Anthony after he opts out of his contract on July 1. The six-player deal left Dallas with no picks in Thursday night's draft. The Mavericks also sent two second-rounders to New York.
The focus for the Mavericks is free agency now. They think the Chandler deal has them well-positioned when the market opens. Dallas reportedly is on Anthony's short list.