Category Archives: Free Agency and Trade

All Signs Point to a Relatively Quiet, But Important, Summer for the Mavs

All Signs Point to a Relatively Quiet, But Important, Summer for the Mavs

  Ever since everyone found out that the NBA ended its lockout on a late November night back in November 2011, the offseason/free agency period has been absolute mayhem for the Mavericks and their fanbase.  Countless mornings, afternoons and evenings constantly renewing Twitter feeds just waiting for the next “WojBomb” or big break from the…

What Are the Mavs Getting in Nerlens Noel?

What Are the Mavs Getting in Nerlens Noel?

  The Mavs made a big move on the day of the trade deadline and they might not even be done.   Dallas sent Andrew Bogut, Justin Anderson and a 1st round pick (protected picks 1-18 this year; will turn into two second round picks in 2017/2018 if Dallas doesn’t surrender the first round pick…

Could Deron Williams Be Headed to the Utah Jazz?

Could Deron Williams Be Headed to the Utah Jazz?

    According to a report from Tim MacMahon and Marc Stein of ESPN, the Utah Jazz are interested in re-aquring point guard Deron Williams.    “No deal appeared imminent Tuesday night, sources said, but Utah has registered interest in bringing Williams back to his original team, with Dallas open to trading both Williams and…

Three Different Mavs Trades Ahead of Thursday’s Trade Deadline

Three Different Mavs Trades Ahead of Thursday’s Trade Deadline

  The Sacramento Kings and the New Orleans Pelicans exploded Twitter feeds everywhere Sunday night when they officially got the Trade Deadline week started with a bang.  (Super?)Star DeMarcus Cousins was finally shipped out of Sacramento after years of controversy and tension.     pic.twitter.com/outsSA18Aw — New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) February 20, 2017   The…

Mavs Trying to Avoid First Losing Season in 17 Years

Mavs Trying to Avoid First Losing Season in 17 Years

  All-Star Weekend has come and gone, the NBA trade deadline is later this week (Thursday at 2:00 p.m. CT), and there are only 26 games remaining for the Dallas Mavericks to avoid their first losing season since 1999-2000. With a current record of 22-34, the Mavs definitely have their work cut out for them….

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…

Grading Mavs Moves in Emojis

Grading Mavs Moves in Emojis

      Now that the Dallas Mavericks 2016-17 roster is nearly set after flurry of moves on Independence Day that landed two-fifths of the Golden State Warriors starting lineup last season, let’s grade the Mavs moves in a fun-filled way: with emojis!   Dwight Powell (four years, $37 million)    ????   What to Like:…