Category Archives: Mavs

Gordon Hayward’s Buzzer Beater Sinks Mavs in Overtime

Gordon Hayward’s Buzzer Beater Sinks Mavs in Overtime

Getty Images DALLAS, TX—Despite leading by as much as 15 points, the Dallas Mavericks fell 121-119 on a buzzer beating jumper by Gordon Hayward in overtime.    “We’ve got to let this one eat at us, got to let it haunt us a little bit,” said Mavs guard Wesley Matthews. “We’ve got to come back with the whole…

Game Night: Mavericks Host Red Hot Jazz In Pivotal Game Before Break

Game Night: Mavericks Host Red Hot Jazz In Pivotal Game Before Break

    Dallas, TX – Let’s face it. There aren’t many teams in the NBA who desperately need a two week break more than the Dallas Mavericks (29-25). But before Dirk Nowitzki can go to the beach and Wesley Matthews can finally take some time off, they look to go into the break on a…

Mavericks Game 54 Preview: So What Had Happened Was

Mavericks Game 54 Preview: So What Had Happened Was

“That’s probably the most embarrassing game I’ve been a part of on any level.” – Wesley Matthews     Blowouts happen all the time in the National Basketball Association. It is the sport with the biggest parity problem after all. At the end of a blowout the losing team usually cuts the gap to a…

Game Night: Mavericks Late Rally Falls Short In Loss To Heat

Game Night: Mavericks Late Rally Falls Short In Loss To Heat

    Associated Press   DALLAS — After matching the worst shooting half of his career in the first 24 minutes against Dallas, Dwyane Wade missed his first shot of the third quarter.   When Amare Stoudemire grabbed the rebound and got the ball right back to Wade, the Miami star shot it again. And…

Powell or McGee: The Battle For Playing Time

Powell or McGee: The Battle For Playing Time

  Dwight Powell or JaVale McGee?   In December of 2014 the Dallas Mavericks made a trade with the Boston Celtics to acquire Rajon Rondo in what was supposed to be a blockbuster move. I’m sure I don’t need to explain how that panned out.   The trade wasn’t a total bust; the Mavericks also…

Game Night: Mavericks Host Dwayne Wade & The Heat

Game Night: Mavericks Host Dwayne Wade & The Heat

    Dallas, TX – The Dallas Mavericks (28-23) will try to find a way to get back in the win column tonight when they host the Miami Heat (27-22). The Mavericks laid a dud on Monday night in Atlanta, shooting just 36% from the field and 27% from beyond the arc in their 112-97…

Rapid Fire: Hawks Soar Past Mavericks, Lose Williams To Hip Contusion

Rapid Fire: Hawks Soar Past Mavericks, Lose Williams To Hip Contusion

    The back court woes that plagued the Atlanta Hawks Sunday night didn’t stick around Monday night as the Dallas Mavericks invaded Phillips Arena and slammed into a “brick” wall.    Sunday night, Jeff Teague and Dennis Schröder combined for 7 of their 23 shot attempts, and Kyle Korver struggled heavily shooting 0 for…

On The Horizon: Time For Mavericks To Make A Statement

On The Horizon: Time For Mavericks To Make A Statement

    Let’s face facts. The Dallas Mavericks (28-22) have beaten the teams they are supposed to beat, and failed to muster up many “meaningful victories” against the big NBA contenders. They have had opportunities, but failed to make any noise. That brings us to this week. The Mavericks have four big games this week,…

Game Night: Mavericks Take On Struggling Hawks

Game Night: Mavericks Take On Struggling Hawks

    Atlanta, GA – When you know the Dallas Mavericks are playing there is a strong chance one of two things is happening: Dirk Nowitzki is sitting out or they are on the second night of a back-to-back. Seeing how Dirk and his new “Ellen DeGeneres” haircut sat out Sunday night, we should see…