Author Archives: Dylan Duell

What To Watch For: Mavs Host Celtics

What To Watch For: Mavs Host Celtics

Saturday night’s 112-80 thrashing of the Orlando Magic allowed the Mavs to get back to their winning-streak ways following their big overtime win over the rising Utah Jazz on Thursday.  With a record of 22-32 and a current position of just 2 games back of the 8th seed Denver Nuggets, Dallas will face another prime…

Why Wait? Mavs Must Move Bogut and Williams Now

Why Wait? Mavs Must Move Bogut and Williams Now

  There isn’t a single Mavericks fan who isn’t having a blast watching the Mavs these days.   26 year old Seth Curry is lighting up as a starter.  24 year old Harrison Barnes continues to impress and carry the offensive scoring load. 23 year old rookie Yogi Ferrell is providing a national buzz that…

Late Game Heroics Tame Bulls as Mavs Win Third Straight

Late Game Heroics Tame Bulls as Mavs Win Third Straight

  It’s a season where people are cheering for losses out of hope it will land them something better a few years down the road.  When there are games like the Mavs and Bulls played Tuesday night in Chicago, take a second and enjoy it.   On a night where three other teammates outscored him,…

Timberwolves Host Mavs as Both Teams Look to Get on Track

Timberwolves Host Mavs as Both Teams Look to Get on Track

  If you were to poll NBA fans and media members at the beginning of the season, not many would have thought Monday night’s matchup in Minneapolis would be feature the two teams tied for the worst record in the Western Conference.   When the Mavs and Timberwolves tip-off, both teams will sport a record of…

Offense Stalls Down the Stretch, Mavs Fall to Hawks 97-82

Offense Stalls Down the Stretch, Mavs Fall to Hawks 97-82

The Atlanta Hawks came into the American Airlines Center likely with a bit of a somber mood.  Their front office officially completed the move to send three point specialist Kyle Korver over to the mighty Cleveland Cavaliers.  Whatever sadness they might have been feeling off the court, it definitely didn’t show on it.   The…

Barnes, Mavs Finish Strong in W Over the Wizards

Barnes, Mavs Finish Strong in W Over the Wizards

  Maybe the 2017 portion of this season will be a good thing for this Dallas Mavericks bunch.   With the calendar now reading 2017, the Mavs did a good job putting a good foot forward with a 113-105 victory over the Washington Wizards on Monday night.   Dallas gave the energetic crowd at the…

Relive the Top Five Mavs Moments of 2016

Relive the Top Five Mavs Moments of 2016

  Okay, so today is January 2nd and we’re just now getting to a cliche “best of 2016” list?  Give us a break!  It’s been busy!  The Mavs haven’t even played a game in 2017!  Just enjoy the list, MFFL’s.     2016 wasn’t the best year for the Dallas Mavericks.  They finished last season…

Poor Defense and Rebounding Doom Mavs in New Orleans

Poor Defense and Rebounding Doom Mavs in New Orleans

  The Mavs entered Monday night’s game against the New Orleans Pelicans looking to do something they haven’t done yet this season: win a third consecutive game.   Dallas did little to slow down Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis, who finished with 28 points and 16 rebounds, but their demise might have been at the hands…

Improving Mavs Head to the Big Easy to Face the Pelicans

Improving Mavs Head to the Big Easy to Face the Pelicans

  The Mavs were able to wake up Christmas morning as winners of two straight games for just the second time this season.  Monday night in New Orleans, they’ll look to get make it three straight wins for the first time when they take on the Pelicans.   Following two nail-biting wins on the road…