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Game Night: Declining Mavericks Face Nuggets, Look To Stay In Playoff Contention

Game Night: Declining Mavericks Face Nuggets, Look To Stay In Playoff Contention

It’s safe to say that there will be no resurrection of the Dallas Mavericks 2015-16 season.   Just yesterday the Mavericks (35-38) were sitting sixth in the west (March 2) and now they find themselves a half-game behind eighth-place Houston (36-38). The defensive decline for Dallas has put the hopes of a 15th playoff appearance…

Game Night: DeAndre Jordan Returns (Again), Mavericks Look To Break Losing Streak

Game Night: DeAndre Jordan Returns (Again), Mavericks Look To Break Losing Streak

The Dallas Mavericks woes continue as they have now dropped two straight games against opponents that sit six games out of playoff contention. Last night, the Mavericks defeat came at the hands of the Denver Nuggets in the Mavs 12th overtime game of the season.   The Mavericks (33-30) had a four point lead with…

Wrap Up: Dallas Mavericks Find Ways To Drop Crucial Game

Wrap Up: Dallas Mavericks Find Ways To Drop Crucial Game

    Associated Press   DENVER — The Denver Nuggets just had a heartbreaking loss in overtime. D.J. Augustin made sure it didn’t happen again.   Augustin scored Denver’s last eight points of the extra period, including two free throws with 0.9 seconds left, and the Nuggets beat the Dallas Mavericks 116-114 on Sunday.  …

Game Night: Mavericks Look To Get Back On Track Against Nuggets

Game Night: Mavericks Look To Get Back On Track Against Nuggets

    After a disappointing loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night, the Dallas Mavericks (30-28) resume their season long six game home stand Friday night in a tilt with the Denver Nuggets (23-35).   The loss to the Thunder Wednesday night dropped Dallas to 7th in the Western Conference standings.  That is…

Preseason Game 2: Dallas Mavericks Travel Down I-45 To Face Rockets

Preseason Game 2: Dallas Mavericks Travel Down I-45 To Face Rockets

  James Nielsen – Houston Chronicle While plenty of fans and media have written the Dallas Mavericks off heading into the 2015-2016 season, last night was no indication of those lingering fears being a reality. Despite the result, the Mavericks can take a lot from last night’s loss to the Denver Nuggets. Playing without four…

Rapid Fire: Dallas Mavericks Drop Preseason Opener

Rapid Fire: Dallas Mavericks Drop Preseason Opener

  Tony Gutierrez, AP   The Dallas Mavericks dropped their first game of the preseason to the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday night by a final score of 96-86.   As one could expect, both teams were shaking off the rust early. Denver jumped out to a 30-16 lead by the end of the first quarter,…

Let It Begin: Dallas Mavericks Welcome Denver To Town

Let It Begin: Dallas Mavericks Welcome Denver To Town

  Paul Moseley Star-Telegram   Forget about what happened with DeAndre Jordan this off-season. Try to disregard the fact that we have over $30 million invested in two players dealing with injuries (Chandler Parsons & Wes Matthews). Oh yeah, try to forget how old Dirk Nowitzki is.   If you can do that, you can…

GAME NIGHT: Mavs Look To Fine Tune Heading Into Playoffs

GAME NIGHT: Mavs Look To Fine Tune Heading Into Playoffs

  With just four games to go in the regular season, the Dallas Mavericks (47-31) are in the Mile High City to face the Denver Nuggets (29-49). The team arrived and practiced in the Mile High City a day early to get acclimated to the notorious thin air. With the regular season wrapping up, here’s what the…

Game Night: Mavs Hope Tonight Ends with a Nuggets Happy Meal

Game Night: Mavs Hope Tonight Ends with a Nuggets Happy Meal

DENVER, CO – It’s Game Day Mavs Fanatics! The Dallas Mavericks (27-12) take on the Denver Nuggets (17-20) at 8:00 PM CST at the Pepsi Center in Denver (TV: Fox Sports Southwest). The fifth seeded Mavs are playing on the second night of a back-to-back after defeating the Kings in Sacramento last night in overtime…