Tag Archives: Boston Celtics

Game Night: Mavs Aim For 3-1 Start

Game Night: Mavs Aim For 3-1 Start

  The first week of the NBA Season came to a close yesterday, and the Dallas Mavericks(2-1) have already made an impression. They fell short in San Antonio on opening night in a game that found the Mavericks one Chandler Parsons three pointer from taking down the defending champions. They quickly let that loss go in…

Wrap Up: Mavs Take Down Celtics In Ugly Fashion

Wrap Up: Mavs Take Down Celtics In Ugly Fashion

The Mavs begin their coveted 8-game home stand with an 89-94 win against the Boston Celtics. Luck was not on Boston’s side on St. Patty’s Day, as the Mavs handed the Celtics their fifth consecutive loss. The Game At Hand: Coming off the second of a back-to-back game against the Thunder, the Mavericks obviously went…

MGN: Crucial Home Stretch Begins As Mavs Take On Celtics

MGN: Crucial Home Stretch Begins As Mavs Take On Celtics

The Dallas Mavericks (40-27) were handed a gift heading into last night’s matchup against the Oklahoma City Thunder (48-18), and took full advantage of it. Missing Russell Westbrook, Kendrick Perkins, and Thabo Sefolosha, the Thunder were no match for the well balanced Mavericks attack. Today, they will begin their long 8-game home stand as they take on the…

Mavs Pre-Season 4 Days Away – A Look Back At Michael Finley

Mavs Pre-Season 4 Days Away – A Look Back At Michael Finley

Can you feel it Mavs fans? We are only 4 days away from the pre-season tip-off. Who else to represent that number than one of the greatest Mavericks ever to play, Michael Finley. Finley was drafted by the Phoenix Suns with the 21st overall pick in 1995. He played for the University of Wisconsin, where…

Grading the Mavericks Offseason with Greg Higgins

Grading the Mavericks Offseason with Greg Higgins

Coming into the offseason, Dallas Mavericks fans have had lots of questions. Fans have been disappointed since the summer after Dallas brought home the title in 2011. Mark Cuban and Donnie Nelson felt it was best to allow Tyson Chandler (Knicks) and J.J. Barea (Timberwolves) walk away in free agency. Cuban and Nelson kept talking…

Mavs Shed Salary, Get Their Guys

Mavs Shed Salary, Get Their Guys

Had I written this last night, it would’ve taken me quite some time to catch my breath. On a night that featured Anthony Bennett becoming the first Canadian born player to be drafted #1, that was only the beginning. Nerlens Noel, the highly regarded #1 pick going into last night dropped all the way to…

Mock Draft: Mavs Fanatic First Round 1.0

Mock Draft: Mavs Fanatic First Round 1.0

The NBA Draft is three weeks away and player workouts have prospects shifting positions on a daily basis. It’s time that we break out our first edition of the Mock Draft and share our thoughts on who we think will go where based on team need, workout impressions and daily reports.     1. Cleveland…

Mavs Game Night: The JET Makes His Return to Dallas

Mavs Game Night: The JET Makes His Return to Dallas

I’ve already had the opportunity to watch Jason Terry play the Dallas Mavericks as a Boston Celtic in person when the Mavs were in Beantown back in December. The game was a double overtime thriller that unfortunately ended a 117-115 Celtic win. My experience will not compare to the likely environment inside the American Airlines…

The TC Report: Mavs Drop Ball In Boston

The TC Report: Mavs Drop Ball In Boston

Turnover: turn-oh-ver; The loss of possession of the ball to the opponent, through misplays or infractions of the rules. This is usually the part of the article where one would start with a clever yet unoriginal comparison to the Mavs turnovers and how they were “early Christmas gifts” to the Celtics.  So I won’t even…