Category Archives: Mavs

Game Night: Mavs Head Home Looking For Win #1

Game Night: Mavs Head Home Looking For Win #1

    The Dallas Mavericks (0-1) begin their second game of the regular season, facing the Utah Jazz (0-1) for their long-anticipated home opener. The Mavs fell short to the Spurs 101-100 on their rivals’ NBA Championship ring ceremony night. Meanwhile, the Jazz travel to Dallas after playing at home against the Houston Rockets last…

Rapid Report – Mavs Edged By Spurs in Opener

Rapid Report – Mavs Edged By Spurs in Opener

  Would we expect anything less from a Mavericks and Spurs battle?   It was only the first game of the regular season, but the atmosphere and energy felt like an addition to the playoffs series this past spring.   A game which started slowly, picked up pace as the quarter ended with San Antonio…

Game Prep: Mavs at Spurs

Game Prep: Mavs at Spurs

  Tonight marks the start of the new 2014-2015 Dallas Mavericks season. The rebuilt Mavs visit the defending champion San Antonio Spurs for a 7:00 CST tip.   The Dallas Mavericks’ highly anticipated first game of what many expect to be a promising season has them facing their arch rival who knocked them out of the first…

2014-2015 Dallas Mavericks Season Preview

2014-2015 Dallas Mavericks Season Preview

  After a successful 2013-14 regular season that concluded with the Dallas Mavericks taking the eventual NBA champs, the San Antonio Spurs to seven games in the first round of the playoffs, the Mavs completely re-tooled nearly half their roster this offseason.   Gone are starters Jose Calderon and Shawn Marion, and Samuel Dalembert along…

New Era In Dallas Begins

New Era In Dallas Begins

On Tuesday afternoon, the Dallas Mavericks organization began a new era in Dallas basketball history complete with a new alternate jersey and the 2014-15 reinforcements. Al-Farouq Aminu, Tyson Chandler, Raymond Felton, Richard Jefferson, Jameer Nelson, Greg Smith and Chandler Parsons were formally introduced at a press conference at the American Airlines Center in front of…

Mavs Schedule Release: 5 Must See Match-Ups

Mavs Schedule Release: 5 Must See Match-Ups

The Dallas Mavericks are coming off a bitter-sweet season. It was a season in which they finally made it back to the postseason after sitting out the year before. However, they got beat in the first round in seven games against the San Antonio Spurs. They did manage to take the eventual NBA champions further…

Mavs Reloaded: Championship Resemblance?

Mavs Reloaded: Championship Resemblance?

The Dallas Mavericks are wrapping up what looks to be their best offseason since hoisting the Larry O’Brien Trophy in 2011. We all remember how that offseason began; the Mavs utilized the well-known DUST (Dampier’s Ultimate Sign Trade) Chip for Tyson Chandler. The Mavs were hoping to somehow flip the DUST Chip for cap space…

Shawn Marion: Never Forget The Matrix

Shawn Marion: Never Forget The Matrix

Continuity didn’t quite follow through in the Dallas Mavericks’ offseason. While Dirk Nowitzki and Devin Harris re-signed, the Mavs watched Vince Carter (Memphis), DeJuan Blair (Washington) and now likely Shawn Marion leave. Marion, speaking with Eddie Sefko of the Dallas Morning News: “It was memorable, baby,” Marion said. “It’s hard to say it wasn’t fun….

Mavs Void Lewis Contract; Sign Aminu In Response

Mavs Void Lewis Contract; Sign Aminu In Response

That didn’t take long. When news struck late Tuesday night of the possibility of Rashard Lewis needing knee surgery, the Mavericks front office knew that they were most likely going to need to look for another player. On Wednesday morning, the Mavericks voided the Lewis contract, and responded that night by signing Al-Farouq Aminu to…

What Jameer Nelson Would Bring To New Look Mavericks

What Jameer Nelson Would Bring To New Look Mavericks

Last night, it was reported by Mike Fisher of DallasBasketball.com that the Mavericks front office has scheduled a face-to-face meeting on Thursday with recently cut veteran point guard Jameer Nelson.  The Mavs only have the room level exception of $2.7 million to offer Nelson, but there have also been reports that Mavs have also met…