Only one, Kidd, is signed for next season. Barea, an unrestricted free agent, wants to return. But what if he doesn't? Where do the Mavs turn for a backup who must be able to play at least 20 minutes a game and maintain an up-tempo offensive attack?
Rodrigue Beaubois and Dominique Jones don't appear to be reliable answers quite yet. So if Barea goes, Dallas would probably have to jump into free agency for a backup point guard. It is not a significantly deep pool of candidates.
So, who's available?
Here's a list of point guards that will hit the open market whenever the lockout ends and the NBA resumes daily business: