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Mavs Take Care of Business at Home, Defeat Bulls 107-82

Mavs Take Care of Business at Home, Defeat Bulls 107-82

    Despite not having Dirk Nowitzki for the fourth consecutive game, the Dallas Mavericks reeled off one of their best wins of the season, defeating a good Eastern Conference foe in the Chicago Bulls, 107-82.   From the very beginning, you got the feeling that this was going to be another gritty, low-scoring affair…

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…

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…