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Roundtable: Who Wins the 8-seed, Sacrificing Draft Position, and Potential Mavs Jersey Retirements

Roundtable: Who Wins the 8-seed, Sacrificing Draft Position, and Potential Mavs Jersey Retirements

  The Dallas Mavericks 2016-2017 season has only 13 games remaining. With the playoffs still being a possibility, we rounded up some of our staff writers to see how they think the race for the 8-seed will turn out. They also give their takes on the Mavs sacrificing draft position by “going for it,” as…

Harrison Barnes has 21 points as Mavs top Nets 105-96 for fourth straight win

Harrison Barnes has 21 points as Mavs top Nets 105-96 for fourth straight win

    DALLAS, TX—Harrison Barnes led the Dallas Mavericks with 21 points and 7 rebounds en route to the team’s fourth straight win, defeating the Brooklyn Nets 105-96.   With center Brook Lopez out with a sprained ankle, it what was supposed to be a cakewalk to victory against the NBA-worst Nets (11-53), but instead the…

Mavs Look for Season Sweep of Lakers as Dirk Closes in on a Legendary Milestone

Mavs Look for Season Sweep of Lakers as Dirk Closes in on a Legendary Milestone

  It’s been a really long time since the Dallas Mavericks lost to the Los Angeles Lakers. The Mavs have won 13 straight against L.A., with the last meeting being a 49-point slaughter in the AAC. Unless something weird happens, the outcome of this one should end with a Mavs win yet again. The Lakers…

Mavs outlast Grizzlies in Nerlens Noel’s first start

Mavs outlast Grizzlies in Nerlens Noel’s first start

    On Friday night, the Dallas Mavericks outlasted the Memphis Grizzlies, 104-100, in a game that did not lack entertainment. Seth Curry continued his hot shooting streak with his third consecutive game with 20 points or more. Curry finished this one with 24 points on 8-of-15 shooting and 2-of-7 from behind the three-point line.  …

The First Noel: Mavs Look To Tame Grizzlies, New Face Among Starters

The First Noel: Mavs Look To Tame Grizzlies, New Face Among Starters

  Despite falling against Atlanta in its last appearance, Dallas looks to rebound tonight in a southwest divisional showdown against the Memphis Grizzlies tonight at 7:30 p.m. from the American Airlines Center.     Prior to the loss, the Mavs logged victories against a surging Miami Heat team and the new-look New Orleans Pelicans bolstered…

Mavs parting ways with guard Deron Williams

Mavs parting ways with guard Deron Williams

  D-Will’s time in Dallas is officially coming to a close.   The Dallas Mavericks announced today they have requested waivers on point guard Deron Williams. While his preference was to stay in Dallas, his outright release allows the Mavs to part-ways with the 32 year-old veteran point guard while allowing him to choose his preferred destination. The…

Could Deron Williams Be Headed to the Utah Jazz?

Could Deron Williams Be Headed to the Utah Jazz?

    According to a report from Tim MacMahon and Marc Stein of ESPN, the Utah Jazz are interested in re-aquring point guard Deron Williams.    “No deal appeared imminent Tuesday night, sources said, but Utah has registered interest in bringing Williams back to his original team, with Dallas open to trading both Williams and…

Mavs Trying to Avoid First Losing Season in 17 Years

Mavs Trying to Avoid First Losing Season in 17 Years

  All-Star Weekend has come and gone, the NBA trade deadline is later this week (Thursday at 2:00 p.m. CT), and there are only 26 games remaining for the Dallas Mavericks to avoid their first losing season since 1999-2000. With a current record of 22-34, the Mavs definitely have their work cut out for them….

From 10-day contract to two-year deal, Yogi Ferrell is here to stay

From 10-day contract to two-year deal, Yogi Ferrell is here to stay

sl The old saying goes, “success is where preparation meets opportunity.”   For Yogi Ferrell, that opportunity came just seven short days ago when the Dallas Mavericks (20-30) inked him to a 10-day contract as an undrafted rookie free agent. Now, he’s reportedly apart of the Mavs long-term rebuilding plan in the soon-to-be post-Dirk Nowitzki Era.  …