The Mavericks are working to extend the deadline on Lamar Odom’s contract.
Dallas has until Friday to until Friday to buy out the final year of Odom's contract for $2.4 million.
"We're working together for a win-win solution," Mavs president Donnie Nelson said. "We wish Lamar nothing but the very best ... I can tell you that he will have a monster year next year, there's no question about that. It's just one year too late."