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Dirk’s Act Of Humility, Generosity And Loyalty

Dirk’s Act Of Humility, Generosity And Loyalty

While the big story around the NBA this offseason has been centered on the “Chosen One” deciding to “come home,” a more humble story was developing for the player who never left. 12-time NBA-All Star Dirk Nowitzki officially signed off on a $25 million deal to remain with the Dallas Mavericks for the next three…

Chandler Parsons, The Wait Is Over

Chandler Parsons, The Wait Is Over

Each year around this time, the NBA goes into a frenzy as marquee players are offered contracts by teams from all over. Every year, a group of elite players are wined and dined in hopes that they will wind up in their city. Because there are only a few of these superstar players each year,…

Chandler Parsons Signs Mavericks’ Offer Sheet

Chandler Parsons Signs Mavericks’ Offer Sheet

The Dallas Mavericks are done waiting. Carmelo Anthony didn’t happen and LeBron James appear ready to rejoin the Cleveland Cavaliers. Enter Chandler Parsons. All along it appeared Dallas favored the 25-year-old Houston Rockets restricted free agent. Parsons is 25, 6’10” and a talented wing on the cusp of entering his prime. Parsons inked and sent…

Carmelo Anthony Meeting With Mavericks Set

Carmelo Anthony Meeting With Mavericks Set

Free agency is on the horizon and ready to launch come 12:01 a.m. ET Tuesday morning. Carmelo Anthony holds the throne as the market’s top realistic option to change cities. LeBron James could surprise people by leaving South Beach, but odds are he stays put. Anthony has at least set dates for meetings with his…

Dallas’ Role in the Carmelo Drama

Dallas’ Role in the Carmelo Drama

Madison Square Garden – it’s February 24, 2014 and the Dallas Mavericks are tied at 108 with the New York Knicks, with only 10.6 seconds left in the game. Vince Carter inbounds the ball from the left sideline to Jose Calderon, who quickly feeds the ball to Dirk Nowizki at the top of the key….

Wrap Up: Mavs Comeback, Nowitzki’s Huge Night Fall Short

Wrap Up: Mavs Comeback, Nowitzki’s Huge Night Fall Short

The Dallas Mavericks (26-21) finished their season series with the Houston Rockets (31-17) on Wednesday night. The Mavs, playing the second-game of a four-game home stand, were unable to win the season series as they lost 117-115. How it went down: When the season is over, this could be a game that is looked at…

Game Night: Rested Mavs Take On Rockets

Game Night: Rested Mavs Take On Rockets

The Mavericks hope to reel in their second win of this home stand against James Harden (game-time decision; thumb), D-12 and the Rockets. The game at hand: The Mavericks grinded out a 116-106 win over the Pistons on Sunday, ending a two-game losing skid. Dirk Nowitzki was phenomenal, having a game high in points (28)…

Wrap Up: Mavs Provide Early Christmas Gift In Win Over Rockets

Wrap Up: Mavs Provide Early Christmas Gift In Win Over Rockets

The Dallas Mavericks (16-12) coming off an embarrassing two-game stretch against the Toronto Raptors and Phoenix Suns were hoping to right the ship against the Houston Rockets (18-11) on Monday night. This was the third meeting between the two teams already on the season, with both teams splitting the first two games. Dallas made sure…

Mavs Game Night: Utah at Dallas

Mavs Game Night: Utah at Dallas

Coming off an emotional roller coaster victory Wednesday night, the Mavericks will look to continue their success at the American Airlines Center tonight against the Utah Jazz. The Mavericks overcame a 14-point 4th quarter deficit to beat the Houston Rockets on Wednesday, largely in part to Dirk Nowitzki (35 points) and Monta Ellis (37 points)….

Mavs Wrap Up: Mavs Deliver Texas Size Knockout To Rockets

Mavs Wrap Up: Mavs Deliver Texas Size Knockout To Rockets

For those of you who went to bed around 11:00 central time because the Dallas Mavericks (8-4) were getting blown out by the Houston Rockets (8-5), you may be kicking yourself today. Dallas capped off an unbelievable comeback as they knocked off their Interstate Rivals. How it went down: The Mavericks got bombarded in the…