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Rapid Fire: Mavericks Start Home Stand Off Right With Victory Over Celtics

Rapid Fire: Mavericks Start Home Stand Off Right With Victory Over Celtics

    On the second night of their 11th back-to-back game of the season, the Dallas mavericks (24-19) dwindled away a 17-point, first-half lead only to give you high blood pressure with a 118-113 overtime win over the Boston Celtics (22-20).   Dirk Nowitzki ended up with a double-double while tying his season high of…

Round Up: Mavericks Come Back From 18 Down, Win 5th Straight

Round Up: Mavericks Come Back From 18 Down, Win 5th Straight

  Brian Babineau Boston, MA – The Dallas Mavericks were in Boston Wednesday night looking for their 5th straight win against a much improved Celtics squad. While it wasn’t pretty, they found a way to grind it out in the 4th quarter. Having not lead all game, a Deron Williams three gave the Mavericks their…

Game Night: Dallas Mavericks Look For 5th Straight In Boston

Game Night: Dallas Mavericks Look For 5th Straight In Boston

  Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports   Boston, MA – The Dallas Mavericks (7-4) will look to continue their winning ways as they take on the Boston Celtics (6-4) tonight. The Mavericks have won four straight games, which is their longest winning streak since they won six straight back in 2014. The Celtics are looking…

Mavs Beat Spurs on Happy Rondo Day

Mavs Beat Spurs on Happy Rondo Day

    DALLAS, TX- It was Rajon Rondo Day at the American Airlines Center as the Dallas Mavericks played host to the San Antonio Spurs at the American Airlines Center in the highly anticipated debut of newly acquired point guard Rajon Rondo. The Spurs played tonight’s game without the services of Tim Duncan (rest), Manu…

Mavs Introduce Rajon Rondo, Dwight Powell

Mavs Introduce Rajon Rondo, Dwight Powell

      Dallas, TX–Today, the Dallas Mavericks introduced point guard Rajon Rondo along with center Dwight Powell in a press conference at the American Airlines Center. Late last night, the Mavs officially acquired Rondo and Powell from the Boston Celtics in exchange for center Brandan Wright, forward Jae Crowder, guard Jameer Nelson, a 2015…

Rondo to the Mavs: Is This Real Life?

Rondo to the Mavs: Is This Real Life?

    Late last night, news broke via Yahoo! Sports and Marc Stein that the Boston Celtics and Dallas Mavericks were involved in “substantive” discussions surrounding a trade for impending free agent points guard Rajon Rondo. Rondo (8.3 PPG, 7.5 RPG, 10.8 APG) has long been the center trade speculation since the Celtics broke up…

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…