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Mavs Take Care of Business at Home, Defeat Bulls 107-82

Mavs Take Care of Business at Home, Defeat Bulls 107-82

    Despite not having Dirk Nowitzki for the fourth consecutive game, the Dallas Mavericks reeled off one of their best wins of the season, defeating a good Eastern Conference foe in the Chicago Bulls, 107-82.   From the very beginning, you got the feeling that this was going to be another gritty, low-scoring affair…

Dirk Nowitzki Addresses His Lingering Achilles Injury

Dirk Nowitzki Addresses His Lingering Achilles Injury

  On the court, Saturday night’s 107-82 win over the Chicago Bulls was a season-high in terms of good vibes for the Mavericks.  Off the court, the pre and post game feelings weren’t as positive.   About forty five minutes before tip-off, Mavs.com beat writer Earl K. Sneed shared on Twitter that Dirk Nowitzki would address…

This Mavericks Season Can Still Be Salvaged, But Not in the Way You Think

This Mavericks Season Can Still Be Salvaged, But Not in the Way You Think

  2016 has been one of the most insane years in recent memory.  From the tragic death of Harambe to the insanity of the Presidential Election, this terrible start to the season for the Mavericks has just fit the theme of this dark year.   Pretty much since when it was announced that Dirk Nowitzki would…

Mavs Aim To Snap Losing Skid Against Defending Champs

Mavs Aim To Snap Losing Skid Against Defending Champs

  The Mavs have endured a rough start to their season, but things won’t get any easier tonight when Dallas (2-12) faces the defending NBA champions in Cleveland (11-2).   On the brink of facing one of the NBA’s highest-scoring offenses, Dallas will have to pass a tough road test in order to snap its…

Game Night: Mavs Aim To Snap Winless Streak At AAC

Game Night: Mavs Aim To Snap Winless Streak At AAC

  After dropping its first five games of the 2016-2017 season, the Dallas Mavericks will aim to record their first win of the season at 6 p.m. on Sunday from the American Airlines Center when they face the Milwaukee Bucks.     What to watch for:   Injuries on both sides will affect the outlook of…

Who Made the Grade? 2015-2016 Dallas Mavericks Report Card

Who Made the Grade? 2015-2016 Dallas Mavericks Report Card

  When the Mavs fell to the Thunder on Monday night, it officially ended their season and began their long summer vacation.  It was an up and down year for Dallas; injuries to key players and the occasional big win that would give you hope for this team.  It’s all over now and it’s time…

Rapid Fire: Mavs Eliminated by Thunder in Five Games

Rapid Fire: Mavs Eliminated by Thunder in Five Games

  And there it goes.   We can officially say goodbye to the 2015-2016 Dallas Mavericks season.   Following their 118-104 loss in game five Monday night, the Mavs can finally rid themselves of the overly physical Oklahoma City Thunder and this mentally grueling, injury plagued season.   Already without the likes of Chandler Parsons and…

Despite Struggles, Wesley Matthews Key to Mavs’ Success

Despite Struggles, Wesley Matthews Key to Mavs’ Success

    Sometimes it’s easy to forget the circumstances that surrounded Wesley Matthews signing with the Dallas Mavericks last summer.   Front office duo Mark Cuban and Donnie Nelson were courting Matthews and Clippers star DeAndre Jordan simultaneously with hopes of adding both to their Chandler Parsons/Dirk Nowitzki duo to form a loaded starting lineup to battle…

This Is Why We Play: We Got A Series Now

This Is Why We Play: We Got A Series Now

    Confetti reigned down at Chesapeake Energy Arena. The Dallas Mavericks walked around in disbelief, some waiving their hands in the air in protest. Just 7 seconds earlier, the Mavericks led by 1, when Raymond Felton went to the free throw line. A 79% shooter and usually clutch at the line in these moments,…