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OFFICIAL: Mavs sign free agent guard Jonathan Gibson

OFFICIAL: Mavs sign free agent guard Jonathan Gibson

  In desperate need of healthy bodies, the Dallas Mavericks have waived forward Quincy Acy in order to sign free agent point guard Jonathan Gibson, the team announced today.   The ailing 2-8 Dallas Mavericks were forced to make a move after losing J.J. Barea in what appears to be a severe injury, in the Mavs 90-83 loss last night to the Boston…

Shorthanded Mavs Fall to Warriors, 116-95

Shorthanded Mavs Fall to Warriors, 116-95

(Photo credit: Golden State Warriors, @warriors on Twitter) On a night where the Dallas Mavericks were severely shorthanded, they faced one of the toughest challenges in the NBA: playing the Golden State Warriors in Oracle Arena on the second night of a back-to-back.       With Dirk Nowitzki, Deron Williams and Devin Harris battling injuries,…

Barnes, Barea lead Mavs to first win, 86-75 over Bucks

Barnes, Barea lead Mavs to first win, 86-75 over Bucks

  Though Dirk Nowitzki remains sidelined with a sore Achilles, there is small joy inside Dallas once again as the Mavericks are no longer winless after snapping their five-game losing skid in overtime against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday.   Playing without Nowitzki, Devin Harris and Deron Williams, the Mavs rallied behind a youthful cast…

Game Night: Mavs Aim To Snap Winless Streak At AAC

Game Night: Mavs Aim To Snap Winless Streak At AAC

  After dropping its first five games of the 2016-2017 season, the Dallas Mavericks will aim to record their first win of the season at 6 p.m. on Sunday from the American Airlines Center when they face the Milwaukee Bucks.     What to watch for:   Injuries on both sides will affect the outlook of…

Dallas Mavericks & Nicolas Batum Expected To Meet

Dallas Mavericks & Nicolas Batum Expected To Meet

    With all of the news surrounding the suitors for Chandler Parsons, it should be no surprise to hear more and more names being mentioned in regards to his replacement. Enter Nicolas Batum.   First was this tweet earlier this morning:   Off to Dallas. See you in 2 weeks Paris! pic.twitter.com/LaNQhQKZbg — Nicolas…

Report: Mavericks Have Legit Chance with Mike Conley & Hassan Whiteside

Report: Mavericks Have Legit Chance with Mike Conley & Hassan Whiteside

    The Dallas Mavericks’ “Plan A” this summer has quickly revealed itself to be acquiring both Mike Conley and Hassan Whiteside. As MFFLs we have been conditioned to reserve our faith in any kind of Plan A, but an ESPN Insider thinks this could be the year it all works out. Dallas Resident Marc…

Report: No Chance Dirk Ever Leaves…Bigger Than Basketball

Report: No Chance Dirk Ever Leaves…Bigger Than Basketball

    Just before Marc Stein reported that the Mavs “are in, with a legit chance [to sign] both” Mike Conley and Hassan Whiteside, he also had several comments on the future of Dirk Nowitzki.   On Zach Lowe’s podcast on Tuesday, Dallas Resident Marc Stein was pressed with the question, “how real is the…