Tag Archives: Dallas Mavericks

Morning Coffee Break: Mavs Stumble Out of All-Star Break

Morning Coffee Break: Mavs Stumble Out of All-Star Break

    Now that the NBA All-Star Weekend ended, the Dallas Mavericks‘ push for a top Western Conference seed began Thursday night with a much anticipated match-up against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Unfortunately, the Mavericks couldn’t get the job done, falling on the road 104-89. With the win, the Thunder move in to a tie for…

Game Night: Mavs Start 2nd Half Of Season In OKC

Game Night: Mavs Start 2nd Half Of Season In OKC

    Twenty-seven games to go in the regular season for the Dallas Mavericks (36-19) and we’re starting to see the team that will step into the playoffs. The roster that will step onto the floor tonight against the Oklahoma City Thunder (28-25) is quite different than the roster that opened the season for Dallas…

The Numbers Game: Time To Close Strong

The Numbers Game: Time To Close Strong

    Rankings From Around The League (previous rankings in parenthesis)   The Dallas Mavericks 2014-2015 season resumes tomorrow night in Oklahoma City. They currently sit in the 5th spot in the Western Conference, which would be okay…if it was in Eastern Conference. The West is so tough this season, evident from the Mavericks only a…

Game Night: Mavericks Face Depleted Clippers

Game Night: Mavericks Face Depleted Clippers

  DALLAS, TX — The Dallas Mavericks host the Los Angeles Clippers at America Airlines Center tonight. Dallas enters off a thriller 111-101 OT comeback victory over the Portland Trail Blazers. Dirk Nowitzki, Chandler Parsons and Monta Ellis all scored at least 20 points.   In the overtime session, Rick Carlisle made the adjustment to utilize Parsons at point-forward….

Game Night: Dirkless Mavs in Sacramento

Game Night: Dirkless Mavs in Sacramento

  SACRAMENTO, CA — Just four games left before a much-needed All-Star Weekend Break, the Mavs continue their west road trip to take on the Sacramento Kings. Despite blowing a heart wrenching 22-point lead in defeat in Golden State last night, Dallas has won three of their last four games. Sacramento in contrast holds the 12th spot in the…

Game Night: Mavs Face Best in the West

Game Night: Mavs Face Best in the West

  OAKLAND, CA — The Dallas Mavericks have won three straight after a string of four defeats. Now comes a trip into the Bay Area to visit the NBA-best Golden State Warriors. Ironically, it was the meeting in Dallas between these two early in December that ultimately prompted the Mavs to fully pursue and trade…

Rapid Fire: Mavs Hold On Against Young Pups

Rapid Fire: Mavs Hold On Against Young Pups

   Tony Gutierrez / AP Photo The Dallas Mavericks won a hard fought battle against the last place in the West Minnesota Timberwolves. The Mavs leading scorer was Monta Ellis with 23 points, Dirk Nowitzki added 16 on 7-10 shooting and Chandler Parsons scored 18. The Mavericks are now 33-17 on are currently on a…

Game Night: Rondo Out, Time For Felton?

Game Night: Rondo Out, Time For Felton?

    Dallas,TX—Before I dive into tonight’s game, I thought we should update everyone if you haven’t heard already. We were told over the weekend that Rajon Rondo would be sitting out tonight’s game against the Minnesota Timberwolves (8-39). What we weren’t aware of was the exact extent of the injury. We have now learned that…

GAMEDAY: Mavericks Try to Build on Momentum

GAMEDAY: Mavericks Try to Build on Momentum

    ORLANDO, FL — The Dallas Mavericks attempt to carry the momentum its bench built in the second half last night in Miami. Charlie Villanueva’s 20 points in 23 minutes led the dominant 60-27 outscoring of the Heat after halftime. Following four straight defeats, the victory which was Rick Carlisle’s 600th of his career, had to…

Game Day: Mavericks Seeking to Shine in South Beach

Game Day: Mavericks Seeking to Shine in South Beach

  Jerome Miron / USA Today Sports   MIAMI, FL — The Dallas Mavericks will be in Florida for a back-to-back set. They try to end a season-high four-game losing streak when they play the Miami Heat tonight. After a strong victory in Memphis, Dallas has been unable to win and get head coach Rick Carlisle…