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Mavericks: Tim Hardaway Jr. is putting in work ahead of NBA’s restart

Dallas Mavericks Tim Hardaway Jr. (Photo by Katharine Lotze/Getty Images)
Dallas Mavericks Tim Hardaway Jr. (Photo by Katharine Lotze/Getty Images) /
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Dallas Mavericks wing Tim Hardaway Jr. is putting in work ahead of NBA Disney

The Dallas Mavericks will be heading to Orlando next month for the NBA’s restart. 22 teams are going to vie for a championship. The Mavs will need to find their rhythm quickly. Tim Hardaway Jr. is going to be an important piece of Dallas’ puzzle.

Nobody expected him to shoot over 40 percent from 3-point range this season. He was a career 34.3 percent shooter coming in. Hardaway Jr. loved to shoot off the dribble and was never afraid to fire away. The Mavericks turned him into more of a catch and shoot option. That allowed his numbers to skyrocket.

Hardaway Jr. maintaining the production in Orlando will be a key for the Mavericks. They need him as their third scorer and floor spacer to keep their number one offense rolling. THJ is already doing his part to make that happen.

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See Dallas Mavericks wing Tim Hardaway Jr. getting ready for NBA Disney

The Mavs posted a video of Hardaway Jr. getting some work in on June 16. Fans can see it below.

The 28-year-old has been staying in Miami during the pandemic. He put up a hoop in his driveway. Fans can bet that Hardaway Jr. has been working out and getting his reps in.

He is not the only one looking fit and ready. Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis have also been spotted working hard. Fans can see Luka’s photos here. All three will be ahead of the curve for training camp 2.0 which begins in a few days.

Expect the Dallas Mavericks to be ready for NBA Orlando. They worked hard all year to get to the playoffs. The team will be looking to take full advantage of that opportunity. Stay tuned for all the latest on NBA Orlando plus opinions and analysis on the Dallas Mavericks.

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