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Wrap Up: Monta, Mavs Outlast Bulls in Double OT

Wrap Up: Monta, Mavs Outlast Bulls in Double OT

  WHAT A GAME!   What felt like an average contest between two contenders, worked its way into one of the early season’s best games.   One overtime wasn’t enough so they played a pair of them and the action was jam packed! Monta Ellis eclipsed his previous Mavericks’ high in points (37) with 38…

Game Night: Mavs Roll Into Windy City, Face Bulls

Game Night: Mavs Roll Into Windy City, Face Bulls

    CHICAGO, IL — Tonight, the Dallas Mavericks (13-5) will take on the Chicago Bulls (11-6) in their 3rd game of this current 4 game home stand. The Mavericks have won three straight and the first two of the trip, but will take on a Bulls team that is starting to really round out it’s…

Free Agent Forecast: Centers

Free Agent Forecast: Centers

The center position in the NBA has now become one of the hardest positions to come by.  A good healthy, lane closing center will very rarely just be picked up in free agency. Unfortunately for the Mavs, as witnessed this past year, that is exactly what we need to play alongside Dirk. While there are opportunities…

Wrap Up: Nowitzki Leads Balanced Attack Over Lakers

Wrap Up: Nowitzki Leads Balanced Attack Over Lakers

The Dallas Mavericks (20-15) desperately needed a win on Tuesday night against the visiting Los Angeles Lakers (14-21). The Mavs, losers of their last four home games, were trying to avoid their first three-game losing streak of the season. The Mavs did just that too as they defeated the Lakers 110-97. How it went down:…

Mavs Game Night: Looking To Get Back On Track

Mavs Game Night: Looking To Get Back On Track

The Dallas Mavericks (19-15) are in their final game of a three-game home stand taking on the Los Angeles Lakers (14-20). The Game At Hand: The Mavs have been performing dismally as of late, winning only one of three games to start the 2014 year. Dallas faced the New York Knicks on Sunday night, losing…

Wrap Up: Deep Mavericks Squad Storms Past Lakers

Wrap Up: Deep Mavericks Squad Storms Past Lakers

The Dallas Mavericks took full advantage of a Kobe Bryant-less team on Tuesday night as they dismantled the Lakers 123-104. It was the first of four games in five nights for the Mavericks. A blowout win was just what they needed as they were able to rest guys. Monta Ellis is the only Maverick to…

Game Night: Lakers vs Mavericks

Game Night: Lakers vs Mavericks

The Dallas Mavericks (2-1) continued their winning streak at home defeating the Memphis Grizzlies (2-2) 111-99 Saturday night. In a game the Mavs dominated throughout, it was Shawn Marion and his 21 points and 14 rebounds performance that sealed the victory. The Game At Hand: Looking to keep their winning streak at home in tact,…

Mavs Game Night: Mavericks at Lakers in Late Night Showdown

Mavs Game Night: Mavericks at Lakers in Late Night Showdown

The Dallas Mavericks are in Los Angeles to face the Lakers, the start of a four-game road trip. It’s a battle of two teams involved in a playoff-chasing triangle along with the Utah Jazz. Utah leads the trio and currently owns the Western Conference’s 8th and final playoff spot. This will be the fourth and…

We Need The CBA To Save Us, Not Superman

We Need The CBA To Save Us, Not Superman

For a brief moment, during the Olympics and while looking into the eyes of the USA basketball team; I caught a glimpse of something special.  I saw those millionaire superstars putting money and contracts aside and playing hard for a cause.  Playing for their country and representing our brand of basketball against the world.  Then…

NBA Releases Schedule: 5 Games To Circle

NBA Releases Schedule: 5 Games To Circle

Perhaps not since the 2003-04 season when Mark Cuban brought in Antawn Jamison and Antoine Walker have the Dallas Mavericks been a bigger mystery than they are entering the 2012-13 season. With the roster now appearing to be finalized — barring any trades before the start of training camp in late September — the re-tooled Mavs now know who and when they’ll play…