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OTD In Mavs History: Crowned NBA Champions

OTD In Mavs History: Crowned NBA Champions

    The Dallas Mavericks entered the American Airlines Arena in Miami, FL in their usual attire for a closeout game – all black. It was time to close the book on this incredible playoff run, and do it at the expense of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh of the Miami Heat. You…

Dirk 2011 vs Lebron 2015: Who Did It Better?

Dirk 2011 vs Lebron 2015: Who Did It Better?

    Over the last couple of days, I’ve heard discussions about which playoff run was better. The Dallas Mavericks championship run in 2011, lead by Dirk Nowitzki, or the one we are watching unfold with LeBron James and his Cleveland Cavaliers. So without getting all riled up and being so quick to say it…

OTD In Mavs History: Dallas Puts Miami On Brink Of Elimination

OTD In Mavs History: Dallas Puts Miami On Brink Of Elimination

  Following his heroic effort in Game 4, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade thought it would be a good idea to poke fun at the 7-foot German superstar. Dirk Nowitzki, despite having a fever of up to 102 degrees, willed his team to victory and evened the series.   Then this happened.     Playful…

OTD In Mavs History: Nowitzki Caps Epic Comeback

OTD In Mavs History: Nowitzki Caps Epic Comeback

  June 2, 2011 – Dallas Mavericks vs Miami Heat (Game 2 of the NBA Finals, Heat Lead 1-0)   The Dallas Mavericks trailed the Miami Heat 98-83 and were being completely manhandled through the first 1 3/4 games of the series. I remember watching the game with my wife, and I think she could…

Mavs 6-Pack: Dallas Storms Back; Nowitzki Climbs Points Ladder

Mavs 6-Pack: Dallas Storms Back; Nowitzki Climbs Points Ladder

    The Dallas Mavericks went into last nights game against Sacramento reeling from a tough loss Sunday night to Dwyane Wade, and the Miami Heat. We all expected them to come out and throw everything AND the kitchen sink at the young and surprising Kings last night, but instead watched our squad fall to…

Mavs Schedule Release: 5 Must See Match-Ups

Mavs Schedule Release: 5 Must See Match-Ups

The Dallas Mavericks are coming off a bitter-sweet season. It was a season in which they finally made it back to the postseason after sitting out the year before. However, they got beat in the first round in seven games against the San Antonio Spurs. They did manage to take the eventual NBA champions further…

Free Agent Forecast: Shooting Guards

Free Agent Forecast: Shooting Guards

The 2013-2014 season didn’t end quite the way the Dallas Mavericks had hoped as they lost in seven games to the San Antonio Spurs. With free-agency looming and the chance for the Mavs to improve their team. One of the areas to look at is the shooting guard position. Last year, Monta Ellis did a…

Historic Title Run: A Look Back – Game 4

Historic Title Run: A Look Back – Game 4

Game 4: June 7, 2011 Dallas, Texas After winning home court advantage in the NBA Finals with a comeback win in Game 2, the Mavericks lost the advantage in Game 3 after losing by two points. Down 2-1 in the series, Dallas hoped game 4 would turn the series back in their favor. They would…

Historic Title Run: A Look Back – Game 3

Historic Title Run: A Look Back – Game 3

Game 3: June 5, 2011 Dallas, Texas After doing what they needed to do in Miami by stealing a game, the Dallas Mavericks returned home for three games, hoping to lock up their first championship. Of course this task wouldn’t be easy since they would have to win three in a row against the Miami…

Historic Title Run: A Look Back – Game 2

Historic Title Run: A Look Back – Game 2

The Dallas Mavericks were in need of a win in the worst way coming into Game 2 against the Miami Heat. Dallas had already lost the first game of the series and things didn’t bode well for a team, statistically, if they went down 0–2. A team that had won the first two games of the series had…