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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…

Should Mavericks Take Chance On Stephenson?

Should Mavericks Take Chance On Stephenson?

When the Eastern Conference Finals tipped off a couple of weeks ago, Lance Stephenson took it upon himself to try and become the kryptonite to the super hero, LeBron James. He would relentlessly harass James throughout the series, and even go so far as to blow in his ear. While his plan ultimately fell short…

Game Night: Mavs Begin Stretch Run Against Miami

Game Night: Mavs Begin Stretch Run Against Miami

Dallas (32-22) aims to continue its recent ride of success when they host the Miami Heat (37-14) Tuesday night. The Mavericks are winners of six out of the last seven, the most recent a 81-73 road victory against the Indiana Pacers. The Game at Hand: You won’t find many outside the Mavericks and maybe Heat…

Mavs Pre-Season 5 Days Away – A Look Back At Josh Howard

Mavs Pre-Season 5 Days Away – A Look Back At Josh Howard

You can now count the days left with one hand – five days remain until preseason action for the Dallas Mavericks and we continue the countdown with Josh Howard. We know Jason Kidd also wore the #5 in his first Mavs stint, but there’s a sense Kidd will eventually show up as the countdown winds down. The…

NBA Finals: Storm Brews for MavsNation

NBA Finals: Storm Brews for MavsNation

Like a dark cloud on the horizon, it’s upon us, a Spurs/Heat finals.  Not only did Mavs fans have to suffer through a depressing regular season, but now we’re forced to watch an NBA Finals matchup between the two most hated teams amongst the Mavs fan base.  But we can’t just sit idly by and…