Tag Archives: Brooklyn Nets

Balanced attack leads Mavericks past Nets 91-79

Balanced attack leads Mavericks past Nets 91-79

  In a game the Dallas Mavericks needed to not only win, but control, its star players helped do just that, as the Mavericks (27-22) defeated the Brooklyn Nets 91-79.   Four Dallas players ended in double figures, led by forward Chandler Parsons who scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. It was Parsons’ first double-double…

Game Night: Deron Williams To Face Off Against Former Team

Game Night: Deron Williams To Face Off Against Former Team

    Dallas, TX – Coming off a disappointing 1-2 road trip, the Dallas Mavericks (26-22) will look to get back on track Friday night against a struggling Brooklyn Nets (12-34) team.   The Mavericks will be back in the friendly confines of the American Airlines Center, where they will spend the majority of their…

Dirk Reaches Milestone as Dallas Survives Brooklyn

Dirk Reaches Milestone as Dallas Survives Brooklyn

  It took an extra five minutes on Wednesday night, but the Dallas Mavericks dug deep and eventually unwrapped an early Christmas present, beating the Brooklyn Nets 119-118 in overtime.   The victory, however, was not the story of the game.   This night belonged to the tall baller from the G, as he is…

Game Night: Mavs Face Former Teammate, Now Head Coach

Game Night: Mavs Face Former Teammate, Now Head Coach

The Mavs finish a mini two-game road trip tonight as they look to walk in Barclays Center to get a win against the Brooklyn Nets. The Game At Hand Wednesday night, the Mavs suffered an embarrassing defeat to the Raptors. The Mavs blew a 21-point lead in the fourth quarter thanks to an 40-point outstanding…

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…

Mavs Game Night: Dallas Mavericks (4-1) @ NY Knicks (3-0)

Mavs Game Night: Dallas Mavericks (4-1) @ NY Knicks (3-0)

It’s been a week of reunions for the Dallas Mavericks. They already welcomed home former top assistants Dwane Casey and Terry Stotts. Tonight they visit the Big Apple and will see two integral players to the championship run two seasons ago. Tyson Chandler and Jason Kidd now wear the blue and orange for the New…

NBA Releases Schedule: 5 Games To Circle

NBA Releases Schedule: 5 Games To Circle

Perhaps not since the 2003-04 season when Mark Cuban brought in Antawn Jamison and Antoine Walker have the Dallas Mavericks been a bigger mystery than they are entering the 2012-13 season. With the roster now appearing to be finalized — barring any trades before the start of training camp in late September — the re-tooled Mavs now know who and when they’ll play…

Cuban Has Mavs Set Up For Future Run

Cuban Has Mavs Set Up For Future Run

Hours before the Dallas Mavericks‘ title defense fizzled in a first-round sweep, a first in Mark Cuban’s dozen seasons, the outspoken and out-of-the-box owner of the dismantled champions chastised sports writers, demanding the know-it-alls digest the new collective bargaining agreement before questioning his suddenly scaled-back spending approach to team building. For the many fans who didn’t…

In Cuban We Trust

In Cuban We Trust

Mavs Offseason   I’ve been asked or told by many people recently about the reasoning behind letting go of a lot of key players from the Mavericks 2011 championship team.  Popular NBA experts/analysts and even the players themselves can’t seem to grasp the idea behind it.  So it’s time to break it down and hopefully…

Kidd: Deron Williams Was Close To Joining Mavs

Kidd: Deron Williams Was Close To Joining Mavs

Jason Kidd had hopes of finishing his career with friend Deron Williams, and on Wednesday, he said the free-agent point guard duo was closer than some might realize to being Dallas-bound. “Hopefully he comes out and tells his story of how he did it and how he decided, but I thought he was very close to going…