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Dirk Nowitzki: The Godfather Of German Hoops & Busting Chops

Dirk Nowitzki: The Godfather Of German Hoops & Busting Chops

  In case you have been on another planet over the 17-year career of Dirk Nowitzki, we should probably let you in on a not so big secret: “The German Wunderkind” loves to have some fun, especially with his teammates. That is why it shouldn’t surprise anyone to see Nowitzki playing the role of lovable…

Dallas Mavericks Recipe For Return To Playoffs

Dallas Mavericks Recipe For Return To Playoffs

  Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports It’s a weird NBA world we live in.   Success in this league is determined by any number of factors whether it be a trip to the postseason or an NBA championship. For example, Chris Paul is routinely criticized by a vocal contingent of observers because he hasn’t advanced to the…

5-on-5 Round Table: A Season Full Of Questions For The Dallas Mavericks

5-on-5 Round Table: A Season Full Of Questions For The Dallas Mavericks

  (Photo: Mavs.com)   What a crazy off-season our Dallas Mavericks have had. A summer full of ups and downs has finally gotten us a clearer picture of what we can expect when the season tips off, but that is only the beginning. So many questions linger for the upcoming 2015-2016 season, and our Mavs…

Dallas Mavericks 2015-2016 Season: Circle These 10

Dallas Mavericks 2015-2016 Season: Circle These 10

  Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports   On Wednesday night, the NBA released the upcoming schedule for the 2015-2016 season. We already know when the Dallas Cowboys are playing, and now that we know when our Dallas Mavericks are playing, we can really find some marquee can’t miss games to circle on our calendar for Dirk…

Schedule Analysis: Dallas Mavericks Face Tough Road

Schedule Analysis: Dallas Mavericks Face Tough Road

   Getty Images   I’m an unrelenting optimist of the Dallas Mavericks. Really, I am. But this schedule, though. Dallas’ 2015-16 squad will look vastly different than last year’s team, this we all know (and some of us fear).   The Mavericks’ have a great chance to be a fluid, 3-point jacking juggernaut with a…

Chandler Parsons? Your opportunity is here.

Chandler Parsons? Your opportunity is here.

    Chandler Parsons wanted to be closer to “top dog” status when he came to Dallas after the 2014 season, and the amount of attention being paid to the talented 6’8 small forward before the upcoming season certainly warrants such a title.   The 25-year old has already left a positive impression on the…

Mark Cuban Compares DeAndre Situation To “Make Up Sex”

Mark Cuban Compares DeAndre Situation To “Make Up Sex”

    Our fearless leader, Mark Cuban has, for the most part, kept uncharacteristically quiet following DeAndre Jordan‘s “Indecision”. He has been asked multiple times about it, only to really sweep it under the rug, and go with the mentality of just moving forward. His latest comments are pure Mark Cuban:   Cuban on DeAndre: “Makeup…

Mavericks Add John Jenkins To Boost Outside Shooting

Mavericks Add John Jenkins To Boost Outside Shooting

  The Dallas Mavericks seemed busy yesterday. After signing Jarrid Famous to a 3-year deal, the Mavericks turned their attention to John Jenkins, from the Atlanta Hawks. Jenkins was the Hawks 23rd overall pick back in 2012.   The deal will be for three years at the vet minimum, according to RealGM.com. While Jenkins played…

Dallas Mavericks In Tank Mode? Not So Fast

Dallas Mavericks In Tank Mode? Not So Fast

    As I’m sure all of the MFFL’s out there tried to remove that sour taste in their mouths following the DeAndre Jordan “indecision”, we all quickly got used to the idea that the Dallas Mavericks would now turn their attention to full blown “tank mode”. Guess again. Less than a day after Jordan reneged…

Free Agency 2015: Dallas Mavericks Best Case Scenario

Free Agency 2015: Dallas Mavericks Best Case Scenario

In a perfect world, Chandler Parsons fine dining with free agents Deandre Jordan and Wesley Matthews end up in a starting unit for the Mavericks comprised of all these names plus Dirk Nowitzki and then a new point guard. It won’t be Brandon Knight, and it very most likely won’t be Goran Dragic either. But…