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Game Night: Mavs Face Surging Pelicans

Game Night: Mavs Face Surging Pelicans

  DALLAS, TX — The Dallas Mavericks square off against the New Orleans Pelicans tonight at the AAC. Without keys players in Tyson Chandler and Chandler Parsons, the Mavericks have struggled on both ends of the floor. Both will be out once again, but the Pelicans continue to be without superstar Anthony Davis. No excuses in this…

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…

Feature of the Week: Mavs Roundtable (All-Star Edition)

Feature of the Week: Mavs Roundtable (All-Star Edition)

We have finally reached the All-Star break for the 2014-15 NBA season and the Dallas Mavericks (36-19) sit nicely as the fifth seed in the Western Conference, despite a rough ride to close the first two-thirds of the season. So just how would assess the Mavs performance through 55 games this season? We’ve reached out…

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: 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…

Mavericks Hope for Encore Performance Against Bulls

Mavericks Hope for Encore Performance Against Bulls

  DALLAS, TX–If the game Friday night between the Dallas Mavericks (30-13) and the Chicago Bulls (28-16) goes anything like their first meeting this year, sit down and get ready for a great three hours. In early December, the Mavericks defeated the Bulls in double-overtime. Monta Ellis finished the game with 38 points, including three…

Game Night: Mavs Prepare for a Minny Showdown

Game Night: Mavs Prepare for a Minny Showdown

  Minneapolis, Minnesota — Tonight, the Dallas Mavericks (29-13) square off against the Minnesota Timberwolves (7-33) at the Target Center at 7:00 pm CST on Fox Sports Southwest. The Mavs, winners of their previous two games, are coming off arguably their biggest win of the season after defeating the Grizzlies in Memphis 103-95 on MLK…