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Morning Coffee Break: Mavs Stumble Out of All-Star Break

Morning Coffee Break: Mavs Stumble Out of All-Star Break

    Now that the NBA All-Star Weekend ended, the Dallas Mavericks‘ push for a top Western Conference seed began Thursday night with a much anticipated match-up against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Unfortunately, the Mavericks couldn’t get the job done, falling on the road 104-89. With the win, the Thunder move in to a tie for…

Game Night: Mavs Start 2nd Half Of Season In OKC

Game Night: Mavs Start 2nd Half Of Season In OKC

    Twenty-seven games to go in the regular season for the Dallas Mavericks (36-19) and we’re starting to see the team that will step into the playoffs. The roster that will step onto the floor tonight against the Oklahoma City Thunder (28-25) is quite different than the roster that opened the season for Dallas…

The Numbers Game: Time To Close Strong

The Numbers Game: Time To Close Strong

    Rankings From Around The League (previous rankings in parenthesis)   The Dallas Mavericks 2014-2015 season resumes tomorrow night in Oklahoma City. They currently sit in the 5th spot in the Western Conference, which would be okay…if it was in Eastern Conference. The West is so tough this season, evident from the Mavericks only a…

Game Night: Mavericks Face Depleted Clippers

Game Night: Mavericks Face Depleted Clippers

  DALLAS, TX — The Dallas Mavericks host the Los Angeles Clippers at America Airlines Center tonight. Dallas enters off a thriller 111-101 OT comeback victory over the Portland Trail Blazers. Dirk Nowitzki, Chandler Parsons and Monta Ellis all scored at least 20 points.   In the overtime session, Rick Carlisle made the adjustment to utilize Parsons at point-forward….

Rapid Fire: Mavs Hold On Against Young Pups

Rapid Fire: Mavs Hold On Against Young Pups

   Tony Gutierrez / AP Photo The Dallas Mavericks won a hard fought battle against the last place in the West Minnesota Timberwolves. The Mavs leading scorer was Monta Ellis with 23 points, Dirk Nowitzki added 16 on 7-10 shooting and Chandler Parsons scored 18. The Mavericks are now 33-17 on are currently on a…

Game Night: Rondo Out, Time For Felton?

Game Night: Rondo Out, Time For Felton?

    Dallas,TX—Before I dive into tonight’s game, I thought we should update everyone if you haven’t heard already. We were told over the weekend that Rajon Rondo would be sitting out tonight’s game against the Minnesota Timberwolves (8-39). What we weren’t aware of was the exact extent of the injury. We have now learned that…

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…

Mavs Morning Coffee: Overcome Rough 4th Quarter, Prevail In OT

Mavs Morning Coffee: Overcome Rough 4th Quarter, Prevail In OT

  It wasn’t pretty by any standards. Trailing by 10 with a little over four minutes to play, the Mavericks went on a 14-4 run to give them a chance to win the game at the end. After DeMarcus Cousins was whistled for an offensive foul with 23 seconds remaining, the Mavericks found themselves locked…

Game Night: Mavs Look To Stop Latest Skid

Game Night: Mavs Look To Stop Latest Skid

    The Dallas Mavericks (26-12) take on the Sacramento Kings (16-21) tonight in Sacramento.  The Kings, after starting hot, are on a brutal 23-game stretch where they have 7 wins and 16 defeats with only a win against Oklahoma City being considered a quality win.  On the other side the Dallas Mavericks have been…

Game Night: Let’s Go Streaking

Game Night: Let’s Go Streaking

  The two hottest teams in the NBA play tonight as the Dallas Mavericks (26-10) host the Detroit Pistons (11-23).  While their records and place in the standings are much different they are both on the longest current win streaks in the NBA at 6 games.   Projected Starters Mavs PG: Rajon Rondo 12.7 PPG, 8.2 APG, 5.8 RPG…