Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 11/18/14
It's not secret that the Dallas Mavericks are looking for a new point guard. And a new report is out that they have their eyes set on one playing for the Los Angeles Clippers. No, not Chris Paul (who announced on Twitter Monday about staying with the Clippers). Eddie Sefko of the Dallas Morning News reports that trade talks have taken place between Dallas and Los Angeles over a trade involving O.J. Mayo and Eric Bledsoe. Mayo declined his player option with Dallas last week, making him a free agent. But the team can still work out a sign-and-trade scenario if they find a suitable partner, which Bledsoe and his 2.6 million contract are. The report indicates that Mayo would command more than Bledsoe's current salary and that the Clippers would have to add another player to make the deal work, such as Matt Barnes. Sefko reports that a trade for Bledsoe would not take Dallas out of the running to sign free agent center Dwight Howard to a max contract, but it would make things mor...
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