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MGN: Crucial Home Stretch Begins As Mavs Take On Celtics

MGN: Crucial Home Stretch Begins As Mavs Take On Celtics

The Dallas Mavericks (40-27) were handed a gift heading into last night’s matchup against the Oklahoma City Thunder (48-18), and took full advantage of it. Missing Russell Westbrook, Kendrick Perkins, and Thabo Sefolosha, the Thunder were no match for the well balanced Mavericks attack. Today, they will begin their long 8-game home stand as they take on the…

Mavs Draft Watch: Dennis Schroeder

Mavs Draft Watch: Dennis Schroeder

In the second segment of Mavs Draft Watch, we are focusing on a raw and promising point guard in Dennis Schroeder. While he has showed glimpses of his ability overseas, it was the Nike Hoops Summit where he made his presence known. Schroeder helped lead the International team to a victory over Team U.S.A. and…

Mavs Game Night: Mavs(11-10) @ Celtics(11-9)

Mavs Game Night: Mavs(11-10) @ Celtics(11-9)

Another triple roadie waits on the horizon and begins with the a trip back to the Northeast. The Dallas Mavericks face the Boston Celtics and a very familiar player tonight – Jason Terry. Terry bled Maverick blue for eight wild years. The ‘JET’ was born in Dallas. He and the rest of the 2010-2011 NBA…

Heat Defend Home Court

Heat Defend Home Court

The biggest postseason comeback in Miami Heat franchise history wasn’t enough. The Heat needed more — and got it, digging deep to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals. LeBron James scored 34 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, Dwyane Wade scored 23 and the Heat rallied from 15 down to beat the Boston Celtics 115-111 in overtime on Wednesday night….

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…

Kevin Garnett, Celtics Move On

Kevin Garnett, Celtics Move On

Call him old. Call him dirty. It just fires up Kevin Garnett even more — and that didn’t work out very well for the Atlanta Hawks in their first-round playoff series against the Boston Celtics. Upset by comments from a Hawks owner calling him “the dirtiest guy in the league,” Garnett responded with 28 points and 14 rebounds to give…

Celtics Put Hawks Against Ropes

Celtics Put Hawks Against Ropes

By the time Avery Bradley, who is recovering from a dislocated shoulder, sank a free throw to give the Boston Celtics a 37-point lead early in the third quarter, Paul Pierce was done for the night, riding a stationary bicycle under the stands and trying to keep his sore left knee from stiffening up. Ray Allen went to the bench soon…