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R1G1: It’s Time, Mavs Start in Houston

R1G1: It’s Time, Mavs Start in Houston

  HOUSTON, TX — The Western Conference First Round series between the Houston Rockets and Dallas Mavericks kicks off tonight. Several headliners among the Texas rivals will be background chatter as both squads are focused and ready start the postseason with a victory.   Dallas and Houston have met twice before in the playoffs, the…

Mavericks-Rockets: The Texas Sized Round Table

Mavericks-Rockets: The Texas Sized Round Table

    The Dallas Mavericks and Houston Rockets tip off a little under 24 hours from now, and what better to get your hearts pumping then to take in a nice “Texas Sized” round table discussion with all of your friends at Mavs Fanatic. This has been building into a rivalry between Interstate 45 franchises for…

Who Has The Advantage In This Texas Sized Duel?

Who Has The Advantage In This Texas Sized Duel?

  The time has come Mavs Nation! Last night, the Dallas Mavericks (50-32) snagged their 50th win in an impressive showing against the 4th seed, Portland Trailblazers (51-31). The San Antonio Spurs needed a victory over the New Orleans Pelicans last night to claim the 2nd seed, but failed to do so, allowing James Harden…

Best Opponent Come Playoff Time For Mavericks

Best Opponent Come Playoff Time For Mavericks

    It’s that time of the year Mavericks fans. The Mavericks clinched their 14th playoff berth in the last 15 seasons last night, despite not even playing. While the Mavericks may have been struggling as of late (losses to Houston and Golden State), they have some players banged up and are already certain they…

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: Quick Turnaround Needed Tonight In Houston

Game Night: Quick Turnaround Needed Tonight In Houston

    Houston,TX—Not a whole lot went right for the Dallas Mavericks (30-16) last night in their match-up against Memphis, falling 109-90 on their home floor. The Mavericks couldn’t hit water from a boat last night, especially from long distance. The league’s second highest scoring team (107.5) was held in check throughout the evening, going…

Game Night: Let’s Go Streaking

Game Night: Let’s Go Streaking

  The two hottest teams in the NBA play tonight as the Dallas Mavericks (26-10) host the Detroit Pistons (11-23).  While their records and place in the standings are much different they are both on the longest current win streaks in the NBA at 6 games.   Projected Starters Mavs PG: Rajon Rondo 12.7 PPG, 8.2 APG, 5.8 RPG…

Wrap Up: Hawks Fly Out of Dallas with Win

Wrap Up: Hawks Fly Out of Dallas with Win

  The Atlanta Hawks are the real deal.   It’s rather easy to write off Eastern Conference competition outside of the Cleveland Cavaliers, but the Hawks have quietly done some damage in the league thus far.   While the Dallas Mavericks continue to work in newest addition Rajon Rondo, the team is experiencing issues with…

Game Night: New Look Mavs Host Streaking Hawks

Game Night: New Look Mavs Host Streaking Hawks

    Now 1-0 after acquiring Rajon Rondo, the Dallas Mavericks (20-8) take on the Atlanta Hawks (19-7). Both teams are coming off solid victories with the Atlanta Hawks defeating the Houston Rockets and Mavs defeating the San Antonio Spurs.  5 of their total 7 losses have come on the road this year while they…

Mavs Edged by Rockets in Budding Rivalry

Mavs Edged by Rockets in Budding Rivalry

  The highly anticipated Texas meeting between the Dallas Mavericks and Houston Rockets finally took place. Chandler Parsons made his return to Houston for the first time since trading the red for Mavs blue. Jason Terry played against the Mavs in a Rockets uniform, James Harden irritated Mavericks fans and yeah it was pretty much…