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German Appreciation: Soaking It All In

German Appreciation: Soaking It All In

    Dirk Nowitzki was an 18-year old from Germany, when the Milwaukee Bucks drafted him in 1998 with the 9th pick, and traded him to the Dallas Mavericks for Robert “Tractor” Traylor. He was young, inexperienced, and extremely raw in terms of talent. Over the course of his 16 years with the Mavericks, Nowitzki is…

A Season For Reasonable Doubt

A Season For Reasonable Doubt

    It’s a feeling that I wasn’t expecting. I woke up this morning, and didn’t feel that rush of excitement. The one that I’ve become accustomed to the last 15+ years. Today is Game 3 of the best of seven series for our Dallas Mavericks, and I don’t have that feeling anymore. Just two days…

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…

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…

Mavs Gameday: Seats For Soldiers Night

Mavs Gameday: Seats For Soldiers Night

  It’s always a special treat when the Dallas Mavericks host their annual ‘Seats For Soldiers’ night.   When the Milwaukee Bucks play the Mavericks for the second time in five days, it will be in front of a host of service men and women from our United States military. The 10th annual event, a…

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…

Dallas Mavericks Roll Into Houston Eyeing Seven-Game Winning Streak

Dallas Mavericks Roll Into Houston Eyeing Seven-Game Winning Streak

The Dallas Mavericks (10-3) enter their game against the Houston Rockets (9-3) tied with the Portland Trailblazers for the longest winning streak in the NBA right now at six games. The streak kept rolling as the Mavs thumped the LA Lakers on Friday night at home. Tonight, though, the Mavs face a tough Rockets team…

The Government Cabinet of the Dallas Mavericks

The Government Cabinet of the Dallas Mavericks

  The Mavericks will put their 4-game winnings streak on the line tonight in our nations capital. In honor of the matchup, we thought it would be fun to share our thoughts on how the “Cabinet” of the Dallas Mavericks organization breaks down. Without further or due, the Government of the Dallas Mavericks:   President –…

Mavs Reloaded: Championship Resemblance?

Mavs Reloaded: Championship Resemblance?

The Dallas Mavericks are wrapping up what looks to be their best offseason since hoisting the Larry O’Brien Trophy in 2011. We all remember how that offseason began; the Mavs utilized the well-known DUST (Dampier’s Ultimate Sign Trade) Chip for Tyson Chandler. The Mavs were hoping to somehow flip the DUST Chip for cap space…

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…