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Dallas Mavericks 2016-2017 Schedule Breakdown

Dallas Mavericks 2016-2017 Schedule Breakdown

  MFFL’s and NBA fans got their early Christmas presents Thursday when the NBA released its 2016-2017 schedule. No more wondering when and where the Mavs will begin their season.  No more sleepless nights pondering when Dallas will get their first crack at taking down the”Splash Family.”  All the answers are here.   Here’s a month-by-month breakdown…

Report: Dwyane Wade’s Reps Reach Out to Mavs

Report: Dwyane Wade’s Reps Reach Out to Mavs

  Close your eyes, Mavs fans.   Think of all the different players you’ve absolutely despised over the years of your fandom…  Who’s the one who still makes your blood boil?   Lamar Odom?  Come on, it might be best for MFFL’s to cut Lam-Lam some slack after how the last few years of his…

Should the Mavs Dread the “Max” Contract This Offseason?

Should the Mavs Dread the “Max” Contract This Offseason?

  Before the taste of the freshly sprayed champagne left the champion Cleveland Cavaliers mouths last Sunday night, the insanity of the NBA offseason had officially begun.  Countless rumors began to swirl and fill everyone’s Twitter feed.  It would hard to find another team with as many rumors surrounding them as the Dallas Mavericks.   Whether…

Game Night: Mavericks Begin Three-Game Road Stretch In Oklahoma City

Game Night: Mavericks Begin Three-Game Road Stretch In Oklahoma City

    There is only one good thing about back-to-back games in the NBA and that’s getting the horrible taste out of your mouth from the night before.    Tuesday night the Dallas Mavericks (22-17) started a four-game stretch that many reporters are calling murderers-row with a gut-punching overtime loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers 110-107. …

Dallas Mavericks Look To Make Statement During Tough Stretch

Dallas Mavericks Look To Make Statement During Tough Stretch

    After this week’s games, the Dallas Mavericks will pass the official halfway point in their regular season. It has been an exciting first half of the season for this team with difficult stretches such as opening the season with three straight road games, a stretch where they played ten of thirteen games on…

Quick Fire: Mavericks Fall To Cavaliers, Stay Winless

Quick Fire: Mavericks Fall To Cavaliers, Stay Winless

  Tony Dejak, AP Last night, something had to give. The Dallas Mavericks entered Quicken Loans Arena to take on the Cleveland Cavaliers. Both teams had failed to snag their first victory of the season, so someone was going to come away with one on this night. The Mavericks stormed out of the gate with…

Preseason Game 5: Mavs Take on Cavs, Without Lebron

Preseason Game 5: Mavs Take on Cavs, Without Lebron

  Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports   The Dallas Mavericks will look for their first preseason victory tonight in Cleveland. While LeBron James will sit out tonight and the remainder of the preseason due to lingering back pain, the Mavericks will once again be without the services of three of their starters. Chandler Parsons and Wes…

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…

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…

A Blueprint For Success?

A Blueprint For Success?

    In the 1998 NBA Draft, the Dallas Mavericks found a way to snag Dirk Nowitzki in a trade with the Milwaukee Bucks. They paired up the lengthy German with Steve Nash and Michael Finley.  They went only 19-31 in a strike shortened season, and failed to make the playoffs the following year, going…