CLEVELAND - OCTOBER 27: Ramon Sessions #3 of the Cleveland Cavaliers tries to get a shot off around Glen Davis #11 of the Boston Celtics at Quicken Loans Arena on October 27 2010 in Cleveland Ohio. Cleveland won the game 95-87. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
A source close to the situation said the Mavs initially contacted Sessions' representatives prior to Kidd opting to pass on a three-year, $9 million offer from Dallas and instead agreeing to a similar deal to join the New York Knicks.
After Kidd reached his decision to move on, the Mavs again reached out to Sessions, the 26-year-old point guard that was traded from Cleveland to the Lakers at the trade deadline last season. Sessions, the source said, is seeking a starting job and security.
The source said another round of talks with the Mavs are set for Friday.
Speaking of Kidd, now news of the Knicks deal comes this: