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Game Night: Mavs Take on Winless Sixers

Game Night: Mavs Take on Winless Sixers

  The Dallas Mavericks face some challenges tonight despite facing a Philadelphia 76ers team yet to win a game this season in 15 tries.   Dallas set a franchise mark in the 53-point defeat of these Sixers when the Mavs dominated a 123-70 victory earlier this year. Dirk Nowitzki who will rest tonight, led the…

Game Night: Mavs Host Winless 76ers

Game Night: Mavs Host Winless 76ers

  The Dallas Mavericks (5-3) continue with their four-game home stand taking on the winless Philadelphia 76ers (0-7) tonight. Dallas on Tuesday night produced a miraculous 106-98 win against the Kings, after trailing by 30 points before halftime. The Sixers are seemingly in another rebuilding year trying to put puzzle pieces together. Philadelphia’s point guard…

Wrap Up: Dirk, Trix Lead Mavs by Sixers

Wrap Up: Dirk, Trix Lead Mavs by Sixers

The Dallas Mavericks (33-23) did exactly what they needed to do against the Philadelphia 76ers (15-41). After a disappointing fourth quarter against the Miami Heat in which LeBron James dismantled the Mavs, Dallas embarked on a three-game road trip. How it went down: Facing the second worst team in the NBA, Dallas needed to assert…

Mavs Wrap Up: Mavs Overcome Sloppy Start; Larkin Shines In Debut

Mavs Wrap Up: Mavs Overcome Sloppy Start; Larkin Shines In Debut

After playing a stretch of games in which five of the six games were on the road, the Dallas Mavericks (7-4) finally returned home for three games starting on Tuesday night against the Philadelphia 76ers (5-7). Dallas has been perfect so far at home this season. How it went down: Coach Carlisle decided to tinker…

Mavs Game Night: Philadelphia at Dallas

Mavs Game Night: Philadelphia at Dallas

The Dallas Mavericks (6-4) return home for three straight games after finishing up five of six away from the American Airlines Center where they are 4-0 on the season. In come the Philadelphia 76ers (5-6) who have gone 2-6 after a surprising 3-0 start to the season with strong wins over Miami and Chicago. The…

Mock Draft: Mavs Fanatic First Round 1.0

Mock Draft: Mavs Fanatic First Round 1.0

The NBA Draft is three weeks away and player workouts have prospects shifting positions on a daily basis. It’s time that we break out our first edition of the Mock Draft and share our thoughts on who we think will go where based on team need, workout impressions and daily reports.     1. Cleveland…

The Mavs Wrap Up: I'll Have Extra Mayo With That

The Mavs Wrap Up: I'll Have Extra Mayo With That

The Mavs returned to Dallas Tuesday night after a heartbreaking road trip in which they dropped all three games, two of them in overtime. They faced the 12-12 Philadelphia 76ers, who were missing starting point guard Jrue Holiday and are struggling to win without him, as this was their 4 straight loss, 3 without Holiday….

Mavs Game Night: Mavs(7-7) @ 76ers(8-6)

Mavs Game Night: Mavs(7-7) @ 76ers(8-6)

You have to figure the Dallas Mavericks just want to play another game after they got a solid beatdown from the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday night. It wasn’t pretty from start to finish, but the 115-89 whooping they received can be thrown in the trash as they visit the Philadelphia 76ers tonight. Tonight’s game…

Veteran Celtics Must Show Famous Pride

Veteran Celtics Must Show Famous Pride

Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers loves his team’s mental toughness. It’s been on display throughout a hurdle-filled 2011-12 season. Sure, he’d love his team to take the easier route sometimes; he’s just not sure that’s possible. “I keep saying with our team, we don’t ever do it the easy way. But I don’t know if we…

Iguadola,76ers Send Bulls Packing

Iguadola,76ers Send Bulls Packing

Andre Iguodala hopped on the scorer’s table and played to the crowd as the catchy 76ers’ anthem blared in the arena. His teammates joined Iguodala and danced along as confetti fluttered around them. “Number one, Philadelphia. Here they come, team of the year.” Team of the first round, for sure. Eight years of going home empty…