Tim Hardaway Jr. on free agency: 'The goal for me is to return as a Dallas Maverick'

By 105.3 The Fan

DALLAS (105.3 The Fan) - Dallas Mavericks guard Tim Hardaway Jr. has a big decision to make this offseason.

The 28-year-old can opt into the final year of his deal worth $18.975 million or test the open market. So, the K&C Masterpiece asked Hardaway what is plans were when he joined them this morning on 105.3 The Fan.

"The goal for me, yes, is to return as a Dallas Maverick. That's the goal. Everybody knows how much I love Dallas. How much I want to be apart of the organization. How much I've built those relationships with those guys and people around the community. Yes, that is the plan. And hopefully the plan goes accordingly. I just have to talk to my agent and let him figure it all out. We will have that answer when the time comes, but you guys know where my heart is at.

Hardaway averaged 15.8 points and 3.3 rebounds in 29.5 minutes per game this season.