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Mavericks Fall in Memphis, Despite Chandler Parsons Effort

Mavericks Fall in Memphis, Despite Chandler Parsons Effort

  Four of the five Mavericks (16-7) starters shot a combined 11 for 38 Tuesday night. The Grizzlies (17-4) outscored Dallas 36-17 in the third quarter. Memphis outscored Dallas 52-26 in the paint. Add it all together and you have a 114-105 loss for the Dallas Mavericks.   Chandler Parsons scored 30 for 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…

Wrap Up: Mavs Fall In Overtime; Will Face Spurs In Round 1

Wrap Up: Mavs Fall In Overtime; Will Face Spurs In Round 1

For the Dallas Mavericks and the Memphis Grizzlies, the playoffs started a game earlier than the rest of the NBA. Both teams came into the final regular season tied at 49-32.  The winner gets the seventh seed in the playoffs; which means avoiding the San Antonio Spurs in round one of the playoffs. Unfortunately for…

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…

Mavs Need Win To Avoid Nightmare Matchup With Spurs

Mavs Need Win To Avoid Nightmare Matchup With Spurs

The term “fighting for your playoff lives” takes on a new perspective tonight in Memphis, Tennessee. The Dallas Mavericks will face the Memphis Grizzlies in what seems like a must-win game. The teams each sit at 49-32 and have secured a playoff spot in the Western Conference thanks to both teams defeating the Phoenix Suns…

A Waiting Game For the Mavericks

A Waiting Game For the Mavericks

The Dallas Mavericks were the only NBA team to have played 81 games when Saturday night concluded. A playoff berth was clinched, but the seeding remains undetermined. What we do know is that after the loss by Golden State in Portland and a Memphis win in Los Angeles, the Mavericks can land anywhere from 6th…

Mavs’ Final Four – A Year’s Difference

Mavs’ Final Four – A Year’s Difference

Last year on April 10th, a Los Angeles Lakers‘ 113-106 victory in Portland eliminated the Dallas Mavericks from playoff contention for the first time in 12 seasons. The Mavericks ended the 2012-2013 season 41-41. It’s actually quite remarkable they even did that well. Dirk Nowitzki missed 29 games for a team built around an overload…

Mavs Jump From 9th To 7th On Off Night…Again

Mavs Jump From 9th To 7th On Off Night…Again

Here’s a quick recap of the events Wednesday that helped the Dallas Mavericks. After losing to the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night, the Mavericks started Wednesday morning in ninth place in the Western Conference. Dallas would once again rely heavily on scoreboard watching to see how things would unfold for them. Just as it…

Center Focus: Dalembert’s Minutes

Center Focus: Dalembert’s Minutes

The Dallas Mavericks play yet another “BIG” game tonight. It’ll be on the road in Los Angeles after concluding the franchise’s record 8-game home stand with a meager 4-4 record. Before we delve into the fourth and final meeting with the Los Angeles Clippers, let’s focus on Dallas’ starting center Samuel Dalembert. Mavs’ owner Mark…

The Wild West Playoff Race

The Wild West Playoff Race

As this is being written, the Dallas Mavericks, Memphis Grizzlies and Phoenix Suns all have identical records in the standings. All three teams are sitting at 44-30 in the Western Conference. Due to tie-breakers, the Mavericks are the seventh seed in the conference while Memphis is the eighth. Phoenix finds themselves currently out of the…