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Three Ways Mavs Can Improve Stock Ahead Of Draft

Three Ways Mavs Can Improve Stock Ahead Of Draft

  With the NBA draft rapidly approaching and the Dallas Mavericks on the verge of their highest first-round pick since using the sixth pick to select Robert Traylor in 1998 before trading for Dirk Nowitzki, the Mavs have several opportunities at improving their stock ahead of draft night.   1. Consider parting with movable assets  …

Back On Road: Mavs Suffer Season’s Worst Loss At Philadelphia

Back On Road: Mavs Suffer Season’s Worst Loss At Philadelphia

    As the third quarter dwindled to a close, Sixers center Jahlil Okafor netted a layup on an assist from Sergio Rodriquez. The Dallas Mavericks trailed the Philadelphia 76ers by 30 points as Nicolas Brussino missed a last-second prayer from 58 feet.     A barrage of bench play followed in the fourth, resulting in…

Streaking Mavs shoot for third straight victory

Streaking Mavs shoot for third straight victory

  After registering back-to-back wins against the Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio Spurs, the Dallas Mavericks look to continue their winning ways tonight against the Philadelphia 76ers at 7:30 p.m. from the American Airlines Center.   The surging Mavs have secured victories in four of their last five contests. Despite falling to Oklahoma City last…

Andrew Bogut expects the Mavs to trade him soon

Andrew Bogut expects the Mavs to trade him soon

Andrew Bogut’s days as a Dallas Maverick appear to be numbered and the Australian center knows it.   During a radio phone interview with Sky Sports, Bogut said he envisions his future with another basketball club, with the February 23 trade deadline quickly approaching.   “Thankfully, I’m a free agent here, so I only have a…

A “Way Too Early” NBA Draft Guide for the Dallas Mavericks

A “Way Too Early” NBA Draft Guide for the Dallas Mavericks

    This season has been a struggle for the Dallas Mavericks to put it nicely. I usually try to stay positive about the Mavs playoff chances until the very end, but when you have only 7 wins in 27 tries, the writing is on the wall. With that being said, there is positive side…

This Mavericks Season Can Still Be Salvaged, But Not in the Way You Think

This Mavericks Season Can Still Be Salvaged, But Not in the Way You Think

  2016 has been one of the most insane years in recent memory.  From the tragic death of Harambe to the insanity of the Presidential Election, this terrible start to the season for the Mavericks has just fit the theme of this dark year.   Pretty much since when it was announced that Dirk Nowitzki would…

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…