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Golden State too Much for Mavericks in Saturday Matinee

Golden State too Much for Mavericks in Saturday Matinee

  It’s hard to describe the first quarter of the Dallas Mavericks game with the Golden State Warriors with anything other than the adjective ugly. Dallas was outscored 39–18 in the quarter. The Mavs shot 31.6% to 65.2% by the Warriors. Golden State was also 5–9 from beyond the arc; Dallas was 1–4.   This…

Gameday: Mavs, Warriors Ready For Heavily Guarded Matchup

Gameday: Mavs, Warriors Ready For Heavily Guarded Matchup

  It’s an early afternoon tipoff, as the Dallas Mavericks defend their home court against the hottest team in the NBA, the Golden State Warriors.   The Warriors travel to Dallas with the clear much-deserving best record in the NBA. Despite hiring a first-year head coach in Steve Kerr, Golden State’s team chemistry has been…

Mavericks Fall in Memphis, Despite Chandler Parsons Effort

Mavericks Fall in Memphis, Despite Chandler Parsons Effort

  Four of the five Mavericks (16-7) starters shot a combined 11 for 38 Tuesday night. The Grizzlies (17-4) outscored Dallas 36-17 in the third quarter. Memphis outscored Dallas 52-26 in the paint. Add it all together and you have a 114-105 loss for the Dallas Mavericks.   Chandler Parsons scored 30 for the Mavs…

Mavs Game Day: Tough Week Starts With Grizz

Mavs Game Day: Tough Week Starts With Grizz

    MEMPHIS, TN – Tonight, the Dallas Mavericks (16-6) will take on the Memphis Grizzlies (16-4), giving the Mavericks yet another chance to show they can compete with the West’s elite contenders. The Mavericks, if they were in the Eastern Conference, would sit a half game out of first place, but as it stands right now, they are locked…

Monta Ellis: Numbers Don’t Lie

Monta Ellis: Numbers Don’t Lie

The Dallas Mavericks didn’t readily chase Monta Ellis last summer in free agency, but by some miraculous circumstances signed the highly talented but disgruntled shooting guard with a gunner, low-efficiency reputation to a 3-year, $25 million contract.   Ellis found himself with a winning organization in Dallas and his love for basketball reignited. The Mavericks…

Mavs Back at Home to Face the Suns

Mavs Back at Home to Face the Suns

    DALLAS, TX–After a successful 4-0 road trip, the Dallas Mavericks (15-5) come home Friday night to face the Phoenix Suns (11-8). Evenwith Dirk Nowitzki sitting out the second night of both back-to-back games, Dallas was able to come out on top. A lot of this was due to the play of Monta Ellis. Besides…

Wrap Up: Monta, Mavs Outlast Bulls in Double OT

Wrap Up: Monta, Mavs Outlast Bulls in Double OT

  WHAT A GAME!   What felt like an average contest between two contenders, worked its way into one of the early season’s best games.   One overtime wasn’t enough so they played a pair of them and the action was jam packed! Monta Ellis eclipsed his previous Mavericks’ high in points (37) with 38…

Game Night: Mavs Roll Into Windy City, Face Bulls

Game Night: Mavs Roll Into Windy City, Face Bulls

    CHICAGO, IL — Tonight, the Dallas Mavericks (13-5) will take on the Chicago Bulls (11-6) in their 3rd game of this current 4 game home stand. The Mavericks have won three straight and the first two of the trip, but will take on a Bulls team that is starting to really round out it’s…

Game Night: Mavs Take on Winless Sixers

Game Night: Mavs Take on Winless Sixers

  The Dallas Mavericks face some challenges tonight despite facing a Philadelphia 76ers team yet to win a game this season in 15 tries.   Dallas set a franchise mark in the 53-point defeat of these Sixers when the Mavs dominated a 123-70 victory earlier this year. Dirk Nowitzki who will rest tonight, led the…