Author Archives: Ryan Wilson

Peers Respond To Dirk Nowitzki’s Milestone Night

Peers Respond To Dirk Nowitzki’s Milestone Night

  What a night last night was. I will remember the night I watched the greatest Dallas Maverick of all time reach a milestone that only five others have been able to reach. Dirk Nowitzki scored his 30,000th point as only he could – a one legged step back with a little fade to it….

Dirk Nowitzki Sits Down With Marc Stein of ESPN

Dirk Nowitzki Sits Down With Marc Stein of ESPN

      What’s good Mavs fans? For those who haven’t set aside 41 minutes of your time, I thought I would give you all a quick recap of the conversation between Dallas Mavericks’ Dirk Nowitzki and Marc Stein of ESPN on his TrueHoop podcast. He sat down to discuss the milestone that he is…

One-on-One: Getting To Know Jonathan Gibson

One-on-One: Getting To Know Jonathan Gibson

  Back in July, the Dallas Mavericks signed Summer League standout, Jonathan Gibson. He is a 28-year-old guard standing at 6-2. He played at New Mexico State and played in China last season.  In the six games he played in Las Vegas, he averaged 17 points, 3 rebounds, and shot 50% from the field and…

Andrew Bogut: “This League Is So Two-Faced”

Andrew Bogut: “This League Is So Two-Faced”

    Tonight, the Dallas Mavericks newcomers Andrew Bogut and Harrison Barnes will return to Oracle Arena to take on their former teammates – the Golden State Warriors. In typical Andrew Bogut fashion, he didn’t hold back when it came time to reflect on the whole situation.   When discussing how certain media outlets had…

The Showdown: Mark Cuban vs ESPN

The Showdown: Mark Cuban vs ESPN

    It was reported yesterday that Mark Cuban revoked the season media passes for Tim MacMahon and Marc Stein, two ESPN writers. While not was much mentioned in regards to the full story yesterday, it’s become a little more clear now that Cuban has given his thoughts on the matter.   Tim MacMahon has…

A Sign Of Things To Come For Seth Curry?

A Sign Of Things To Come For Seth Curry?

    The Dallas Mavericks hosted their annual open scrimmage yesterday. The team decided to rest three of their starters – Dirk Nowitzki, Andrew Bogut, and Deron Williams – along with backup guard Devin Harris. With that being said, the newcomer stole the show in the brief 20-minute scrimmage.  No, I’m not talking about the…

ESPN Projects Mavericks Miss Playoffs, Have Losing Record

ESPN Projects Mavericks Miss Playoffs, Have Losing Record

    This morning, ESPN released their 9th annual Summer Forecast which took a selection of “experts” on a panel and produced projections as to where each team will finish at the seasons end. Without further ado, here is where the Dallas Mavericks fell:     I always find this projection amusing based on a…

Dallas Mavericks: This Summer…and Beyond

Dallas Mavericks: This Summer…and Beyond

    Every so often, we like to gather around and discuss some of the big topics surrounding our Dallas Mavericks. We’ve gathered multiple Mavs Fanatic writers and discussed these topics, but today, I wanted to get together with our newest Media Contributor, the newly acquired Nick Angstadt. Him, Dylan Duell, and myself decided to…

Dallas Mavericks Sign Former Baylor Forward Quincy Acy

Dallas Mavericks Sign Former Baylor Forward Quincy Acy

The Dallas Mavericks announced today that they have signed free agent forward Quincy Acy. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the deal is believed to be for two years for the vet minimum.   A former product of Baylor and from the Dallas suburb of Mesquite, Acy is an intriguing pickup for the…

Tim Duncan’s Retirement Serves As Sad Reminder

Tim Duncan’s Retirement Serves As Sad Reminder

    I’ll be the first to admit: I hate Tim Duncan.   That was until I began to truly appreciate him. Despite causing me years of frustration while watching Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks fall short to Duncan and his San Antonio Spurs, he will go down in history as one of the…