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Rapid Fire: Mavericks extend winning streak, now one victory from playoff berth

Rapid Fire: Mavericks extend winning streak, now one victory from playoff berth

  J.J. Barea, the reigning Western Conference player of the week and starting Dallas point guard left the game with a strained right groin in the first quarter, returned, and then left for good.   The Mavericks (41-38) still found a way to get it done. What else is new?   Behind a career-high 19-point,…

Mavericks Bounce Back, Top Grizzlies 97-88

Mavericks Bounce Back, Top Grizzlies 97-88

  After its worst loss of the season on Wednesday, the Dallas Mavericks bounced back in big way on Friday night, defeating the Memphis Grizzlies 97-88. With the victory, the Mavericks (15-12) move into sole possession of fifth place in the Western Conference.   Led by a vintage performance from forward Dirk Nowitzki, who finished…

Mavs Can’t Overcome Early Mistakes in Loss to Memphis

Mavs Can’t Overcome Early Mistakes in Loss to Memphis

  Getty Images   The Dallas Mavericks couldn’t overcome a plethora of mistakes Tuesday night as they fell to the Memphis Grizzlies 110-96. Dallas (9-6) had eight turnovers in the first 12 minutes of the game and only scored 17 points.    The problem was the Mavericks (9-6) didn’t score again until almost four minutes…

Game Night: Quick Turnaround Needed Tonight In Houston

Game Night: Quick Turnaround Needed Tonight In Houston

    Houston,TX—Not a whole lot went right for the Dallas Mavericks (30-16) last night in their match-up against Memphis, falling 109-90 on their home floor. The Mavericks couldn’t hit water from a boat last night, especially from long distance. The league’s second highest scoring team (107.5) was held in check throughout the evening, going…

Preview: Dallas Mavericks Take On the Memphis Grizzlies

Preview: Dallas Mavericks Take On the Memphis Grizzlies

 Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images DALLAS,TX—Tonight kicks off the first of four games in five nights in a brutal stretch as the Dallas Mavericks (30-15) play host to the Memphis Grizzlies (32-12) at 7:30pm CST at the American Airlines Center (Note: TV broadcast tonight will be on TXA 21, not Fox Sports Southwest). The Mavs…

Mavs Game Day: Tough Week Starts With Grizz

Mavs Game Day: Tough Week Starts With Grizz

    MEMPHIS, TN – Tonight, the Dallas Mavericks (16-6) will take on the Memphis Grizzlies (16-4), giving the Mavericks yet another chance to show they can compete with the West’s elite contenders. The Mavericks, if they were in the Eastern Conference, would sit a half game out of first place, but as it stands right now, they are locked…

MGN: Dallas Visits Memphis with Implications on the Line

MGN: Dallas Visits Memphis with Implications on the Line

The battle for seventh place and not having to play the San Antonio Spurs will be decided tonight. The Dallas Mavericks take on the Memphis Grizzlies, each at 49-32. Neither team wants to face the Spurs and a matchup with either the Oklahoma City Thunder or the Los Angeles Clippers are both more favorable. The…

Game Night: Mavs Take Recent Success On The Road To Memphis

Game Night: Mavs Take Recent Success On The Road To Memphis

Mavs, Grizzlies, tango for 3rd time this season with possible playoffs on the line. The Game at Hand: The Mavericks were finally able to pull out consecutive wins for the first time in over half a month, beating a very talented, but slumping Cleveland Cavaliers team on Monday. The team finished their 4 game home…

Mavs Game Night: Memphis at Dallas

Mavs Game Night: Memphis at Dallas

The Dallas Mavericks(14-10) have had 3 days off to take in their commanding victory over Milwaukee Saturday night, despite not having Dirk Nowitzki or Rick Carlisle in tow. “I felt a lot better during the day Saturday, but it really hit me Friday night,” Nowitzki said. “Friday, I was struggling to keep fluids in, so…

Mavericks Game Night – Dallas At Memphis

Mavericks Game Night – Dallas At Memphis

The Mavericks fell just a little short in their loss to the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night, and will now look to enter the win column when they take on the Memphis Grizzlies. The Mavericks had fantastic showings from Brandan Wright and newcomer Monta Ellis. In the end, it was their 28 turnovers that…