Category Archives: NBA News

Andrew Bogut expects the Mavs to trade him soon

Andrew Bogut expects the Mavs to trade him soon

Andrew Bogut’s days as a Dallas Maverick appear to be numbered and the Australian center knows it.   During a radio phone interview with Sky Sports, Bogut said he envisions his future with another basketball club, with the February 23 trade deadline quickly approaching.   “Thankfully, I’m a free agent here, so I only have a…

Mavs sign Texas Legends guard Pierre Jackson

Mavs sign Texas Legends guard Pierre Jackson

  The Dallas Mavericks have officially signed Texas Legends point guard Pierre Jackson. The deal believed to be for two years, partially guaranteed according to Shams Charania of  The Vertical.   To make room for Jackson, the Mavs have waive guard Jonathan Gibson, who appeared in 17 contests for Dallas this season, averaging 6.2 points and 1.5…

Statement from Rick Carlisle on the passing of Craig Sager

Statement from Rick Carlisle on the passing of Craig Sager

  “NBA coaches salute the impactful life and career of our friend Craig Sager. Craig was an enthusiastic foot soldier for the greatness of the NBA game and leaves us as an unforgettable and defiant symbol of strength. The thoughts and prayers of all NBA coaches go out to his family.” – Rick Carlisle  Players…

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…