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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…

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…

Game Night: Mavs Look to End Slide, Host Lakers

Game Night: Mavs Look to End Slide, Host Lakers

  The Dallas Mavericks look to end a two-game losing streak when they host the Los Angeles Lakers tonight at the American Airlines Center.   The Game at Hand:   Dallas may contribute to the lack of star power tonight with both Dirk Nowitzki and Monta Ellis questionable with illness. Kobe Bryant (sore Achilles) said…

Monta Ellis: Numbers Don’t Lie

Monta Ellis: Numbers Don’t Lie

The Dallas Mavericks didn’t readily chase Monta Ellis last summer in free agency, but by some miraculous circumstances signed the highly talented but disgruntled shooting guard with a gunner, low-efficiency reputation to a 3-year, $25 million contract.   Ellis found himself with a winning organization in Dallas and his love for basketball reignited. The Mavericks…

Dirty Talk: Nowitzki Checks in with Jim Rome

Dirty Talk: Nowitzki Checks in with Jim Rome

The Dallas Mavericks’ franchise player took time this Valentine’s Day to join Jim Rome’s radio show ‘The Jungle’ and dish out his high quality commentary. Dirk Nowitzki has previously appeared on Rome’s television program, but never his radio show and both were very thrilled to have each other’s company today. Rome kicked it off asking…

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…

Game Night: Lakers vs Mavericks

Game Night: Lakers vs Mavericks

The Dallas Mavericks (2-1) continued their winning streak at home defeating the Memphis Grizzlies (2-2) 111-99 Saturday night. In a game the Mavs dominated throughout, it was Shawn Marion and his 21 points and 14 rebounds performance that sealed the victory. The Game At Hand: Looking to keep their winning streak at home in tact,…

Games To Mark Down On That Calendar

Games To Mark Down On That Calendar

Okay, I know we are 83 days away from the Mavs embarking on the 2013-2014 season, but that doesn’t mean we can’t get our big games marked on the schedule. Here’s a look at our top games for the upcoming season. vs. Atlanta Hawks, Oct. 30: This will be our first look at the new look Mavericks…

Mavs Game Night: Mavericks at Lakers in Late Night Showdown

Mavs Game Night: Mavericks at Lakers in Late Night Showdown

The Dallas Mavericks are in Los Angeles to face the Lakers, the start of a four-game road trip. It’s a battle of two teams involved in a playoff-chasing triangle along with the Utah Jazz. Utah leads the trio and currently owns the Western Conference’s 8th and final playoff spot. This will be the fourth and…

Mavericks Spoil New Look Lakers Debut

Mavericks Spoil New Look Lakers Debut

Steve Nash. Dwight Howard. Pau Gasol. Kobe “Bean” Bryant. Darren Collison. Shawn Marion. O.J. Mayo. Elton Brand. That’s how last night looked on paper. Things didn’t play out that way when the final whistle blew. The Dallas Mavericks put forward a gritty effort, as they dominated the Lakers for the last 3 quarters, and went…