Tag Archives: Kobe Bryant

Mavs Look for Season Sweep of Lakers as Dirk Closes in on a Legendary Milestone

Mavs Look for Season Sweep of Lakers as Dirk Closes in on a Legendary Milestone

  It’s been a really long time since the Dallas Mavericks lost to the Los Angeles Lakers. The Mavs have won 13 straight against L.A., with the last meeting being a 49-point slaughter in the AAC. Unless something weird happens, the outcome of this one should end with a Mavs win yet again. The Lakers…

Dirk Nowitzki Stands Alone After Departures of Legends

Dirk Nowitzki Stands Alone After Departures of Legends

  News came down Friday that future Hall of Famer Kevin Garnett was announcing his retirement after an illustrious 21 year career.   This comes roughly two months after another legendary big man called it quits after a close to two decade career.  Tim Duncan’s departure comes as a very bittersweet moment for Mavs fans….

Dirk Nowitzki To Opt Out? No Chance

Dirk Nowitzki To Opt Out? No Chance

    Dirk Nowitzki, forward of the Dallas Mavericks, joined the Ben and Skin Show on 105.3 The Fan yesterday to talk some hoops. A few comments caught the attention of MFFL’s everywhere:   Question: If Mavs had to rebuild again in an offseason, would you consider going somewhere else to pursue a ring?  …

Game Night: Mavericks Head To Oracle To Take On Warriors

Game Night: Mavericks Head To Oracle To Take On Warriors

    Oakland, CA – Welp, last night didn’t go as planned. With the team having to take on the Golden State Warriors (41-4) on the tail end of a back to back, they needed to make quick and easy work of the Kobe-less Los Angeles Lakers last night. That didn’t happen. The Dallas Mavericks…

Game Night: Mavericks Take On Kobe Bryant & Co.

Game Night: Mavericks Take On Kobe Bryant & Co.

    Los Angeles, CA – On the tail end of a two game losing streak, the Dallas Mavericks will need to find a way to take down the Los Angeles Lakers. I sat down last night ready to take in the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors showdown. These two teams were a…

The Case For Nowitzki To Toronto

The Case For Nowitzki To Toronto

    Take yourself back to the the 1998 draft (if you can remember) when the Dallas Mavericks made a trade with the Milwaukee Bucks to acquire their ninth pick. Little did we know then, that the blond-headed 7-footer Dirk Nowitzki would become the best foreign born player to ever lace’em up in the NBA….

Game Night: Dallas Mavericks Look To Build On Momentum

Game Night: Dallas Mavericks Look To Build On Momentum

  Jayne Kamin – USA Today Sports   Dallas, TX – The Dallas Mavericks (4-4) take on the woeful Los Angeles Lakers (1-7) tonight at the American Airlines Center. After a huge win against the Los Angeles Clippers Wednesday the Mavericks will look to keep that moment going.   What to Watch For The Dallas…

Age Is Just A Number: Nowitzki Helps Mavericks Take Down Lakers

Age Is Just A Number: Nowitzki Helps Mavericks Take Down Lakers

  Andrew D. Bernsetein (Getty Images)   If you had the Mavericks entire starting five healthy by game number 3, raise your hand.   The full strength Mavs squad rolled over the Lakers Sunday night, riding a hot start to a 103-93 victory over the Lakers. They were led by a vintage Dirk Nowitzki performance,…

Wrap Up: Rondo Leads Mavs to Win Over Lakers

Wrap Up: Rondo Leads Mavs to Win Over Lakers

  MFFLs can breathe a sigh of relief as the Mavs snap a two-game losing streak with a 102-98 win against the Los Angeles Lakers.   With Lakers’ head coach Byron Scott forcing Kobe Bryant to miss his third straight game; you’d think the Mavs would run away with this game. That’s definitely not the…

Mavs Game Night: Looking To Get Back On Track

Mavs Game Night: Looking To Get Back On Track

The Dallas Mavericks (19-15) are in their final game of a three-game home stand taking on the Los Angeles Lakers (14-20). The Game At Hand: The Mavs have been performing dismally as of late, winning only one of three games to start the 2014 year. Dallas faced the New York Knicks on Sunday night, losing…