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Mavs Already Focused on Replacing Chandler Parsons?

Mavs Already Focused on Replacing Chandler Parsons?

  As the writing on the wall becomes easier to see with each cryptic Instagram post and report that there will be no max offer on the table, the Mavericks have seemed to moved past the relatively short Chandler Parsons era.   This was made seemingly obvious by reports of specific names that could be replace Parsons’…

Rapid Fire: Mavs Eliminated by Thunder in Five Games

Rapid Fire: Mavs Eliminated by Thunder in Five Games

  And there it goes.   We can officially say goodbye to the 2015-2016 Dallas Mavericks season.   Following their 118-104 loss in game five Monday night, the Mavs can finally rid themselves of the overly physical Oklahoma City Thunder and this mentally grueling, injury plagued season.   Already without the likes of Chandler Parsons and…

Mavericks Ink The History Book With Biggest Playoff Upset In 20 Years

Mavericks Ink The History Book With Biggest Playoff Upset In 20 Years

In his 18th season, Dirk Nowitzki has reached the milestone of becoming the sixth all-time leading scorer in the history of the National Basketball Association.   This year marked the 15th time out of 16 years he has managed to help his team reach the NBA playoffs but one thing remains the same ­— the Dallas Mavericks…

This Is Why We Play: We Got A Series Now

This Is Why We Play: We Got A Series Now

    Confetti reigned down at Chesapeake Energy Arena. The Dallas Mavericks walked around in disbelief, some waiving their hands in the air in protest. Just 7 seconds earlier, the Mavericks led by 1, when Raymond Felton went to the free throw line. A 79% shooter and usually clutch at the line in these moments,…

Round Table: “Masked Tape Mavericks” Take On Durant, Westbrook

Round Table: “Masked Tape Mavericks” Take On Durant, Westbrook

    The table is set. While there were a lot of scenarios in play last night, the inevitable seemed to be right in front of our Dallas Mavericks. At the end of a historic night for the NBA, the Mavericks find themselves taking on the Oklahoma City Thunder in Round One of the NBA…

Rapid Fire: Mavericks drop season finale, blow 18-point lead against Spurs

Rapid Fire: Mavericks drop season finale, blow 18-point lead against Spurs

  Raymond Felton beat the buzzer not once, but twice in the first half of Dallas’ season finale against San Antonio.   The second quarter buzzer beater gave the Mavericks (42-40) an 18-point halftime lead.   It did not last long.    The Spurs (67-15) stormed back, erasing Dallas’ double digit lead minutes into the…

Game Night: Playoff Implications On The Line In Salt Lake City For Utah Jazz And Dallas Mavericks

Game Night: Playoff Implications On The Line In Salt Lake City For Utah Jazz And Dallas Mavericks

The Dallas Mavericks needed to get hot when it mattered most and they did just that pulling six straight wins out of the magicians’ hat. Unfortunately, the winning streak came to an end Sunday afternoon against the Los Angeles Clippers. Needing just one win to clinch the playoffs or a Houston Rockets’ loss, neither of…

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,…

Game Night: Mavs Look to Stay Hot vs. Grizzlies

Game Night: Mavs Look to Stay Hot vs. Grizzlies

  After an electrifying win over the rival Houston Rockets at home Wednesday night pushed their winning streak to five games, the Dallas Mavericks (40-38) will look to continue their recent hot streak Friday night when the Memphis Grizzlies (42-36) roll through the American Airlines Center.   The Mavs’ win-streak paired with an incredibly rough…

Game Night: Mavericks Set To Battle Rockets In Pivotal Matchup

Game Night: Mavericks Set To Battle Rockets In Pivotal Matchup

    Well, here we are. The Dallas Mavericks (39-38) managed to take care of business over the last week, taking four straight against opponents they not only should have beaten, but teams they needed to beat to prepare for the final stretch. That stretch starts tonight in Houston, as the Mavericks will take on…