Tag Archives: Dallas Mavericks

Simba just can’t wait to be King.

Simba just can’t wait to be King.

  Justin Anderson (a.k.a. Simba) played with the heart of a lion for the Dallas Mavericks towards the end of the 2015-2016 season. His energy, both as a starter and off the bench, was just what the doctor ordered when Chandler Parsons went down with yet another season-ending knee injury. In Parson’s absence, Anderson looked like a guy…

Dallas Mavericks 2016-2017 Schedule Breakdown

Dallas Mavericks 2016-2017 Schedule Breakdown

  MFFL’s and NBA fans got their early Christmas presents Thursday when the NBA released its 2016-2017 schedule. No more wondering when and where the Mavs will begin their season.  No more sleepless nights pondering when Dallas will get their first crack at taking down the”Splash Family.”  All the answers are here.   Here’s a month-by-month breakdown…

Dirk Nowitzki: A Once in a Lifetime Experience

Dirk Nowitzki: A Once in a Lifetime Experience

  It’s been one hell of a week in NBA circles.  Players signing deals for dollar amounts that even the biggest stars in Hollywood might have trouble wrapping their minds around.  Front office members working phones and flying to meetings more than any Fortune 500 company executives could even fathom.  Twitter timelines exploding like the…

Report: No Chance Dirk Ever Leaves…Bigger Than Basketball

Report: No Chance Dirk Ever Leaves…Bigger Than Basketball

    Just before Marc Stein reported that the Mavs “are in, with a legit chance [to sign] both” Mike Conley and Hassan Whiteside, he also had several comments on the future of Dirk Nowitzki.   On Zach Lowe’s podcast on Tuesday, Dallas Resident Marc Stein was pressed with the question, “how real is the…

Mavs Already Focused on Replacing Chandler Parsons?

Mavs Already Focused on Replacing Chandler Parsons?

  As the writing on the wall becomes easier to see with each cryptic Instagram post and report that there will be no max offer on the table, the Mavericks have seemed to moved past the relatively short Chandler Parsons era.   This was made seemingly obvious by reports of specific names that could be replace Parsons’…

Should the Mavs Dread the “Max” Contract This Offseason?

Should the Mavs Dread the “Max” Contract This Offseason?

  Before the taste of the freshly sprayed champagne left the champion Cleveland Cavaliers mouths last Sunday night, the insanity of the NBA offseason had officially begun.  Countless rumors began to swirl and fill everyone’s Twitter feed.  It would hard to find another team with as many rumors surrounding them as the Dallas Mavericks.   Whether…

Warriors Interested In Dirk Nowitzki, Could He Actually Leave Dallas

Warriors Interested In Dirk Nowitzki, Could He Actually Leave Dallas

  The Cleveland Cavaliers pulled off the biggest comeback in NBA Finals history, while the Golden State Warriors — despite ousting the 1995-96′ Chicago Bulls for the best regular-season record — had the biggest collapse in the NBA Finals.   Just days after the 2016 NBA postseason ended, the Warriors are right back in the…