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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 Pre-Season 2 Days Away – A Look Back at Jason Kidd

Mavs Pre-Season 2 Days Away – A Look Back at Jason Kidd

Two days until Mavericks preseason basketball. Two also the number of retired Mavs jerseys in the American Airlines Center rafters. Two NBA Finals appearances in the last eight seasons. We’re on the home stretch of our countdown and brings us to future Hall of Famer Jason Kidd. Most fans know Kidd spent two stints of…

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: Deron in Dallas with His Brooklyn Nets

Mavs Game Night: Deron in Dallas with His Brooklyn Nets

As spring nears its way it means the summer will follow soon after. A summer ago the Dallas Mavericks played some baseball and unfortunately they struck out when it was their turn to bat. The Mavericks opted for cap room in 2011 rather than bringing back an aging group which won the franchise’s lone championship….

Mavericks in Brooklyn: My All-Access Media Experience

Mavericks in Brooklyn: My All-Access Media Experience

This wasn’t the usual Friday for me. I woke up in the morning with the realization that’d I’d fulfill a long awaited desire of mine and cover the Dallas Mavericks as an all-access media member. More than a few emotions ran through my body as the days turned to hours and hours to minutes. My…

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…