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Wrap Up: Mavs Slip By Kings, Gain Game On Grizz

Wrap Up: Mavs Slip By Kings, Gain Game On Grizz

The Dallas Mavericks (47-31), playing game three of a four-game west coast trip, needed a win against the Sacramento Kings (27-50) to keep the pressure on in the playoff push. It wasn’t pretty or textbook-like but it was a win, none-the-less for Dallas as they beat the Kings 93-91. How it went down: Dallas had…

MGN: Mavs Aim to Continue California Success in Sacramento

MGN: Mavs Aim to Continue California Success in Sacramento

The Dallas Mavericks (46-31) take on the out of playoff contention Sacramento Kings (27-49). Much like the game against the Lakers, this is one that the Mavs must take care of and handle their business. The Mavs again face a team with injury issues as point guard Isaiah Thomas (quad) doesn’t appear to be available…

Wrap Up: Mavs Grind Out Win Against Kings

Wrap Up: Mavs Grind Out Win Against Kings

It wasn’t pretty but it was gritty. It wasn’t how Rick Carlisle would draw it up but a win is a win, right? That’s the message in the locker room after the Dallas Mavericks (44-30) secured a 103-100 win over the visiting Sacramento Kings (25-48) on Saturday night. With Dallas trailing in the Phoenix Suns,…

MGN: Mavs Look To Take Down Kings And Inch Closer

MGN: Mavs Look To Take Down Kings And Inch Closer

The Dallas Mavericks (43-30) suffered yet another brutal loss at the hands of the Los Angeles Clippers (51-22) and have fallen even further behind in the Western Conference Playoff race. They welcome the Sacramento Kings (25-47) to the AAC tonight in what SHOULD be a victory for the Mavericks. The Game At Hand: This is a tale of…

Mavs Game Night: Dallas At Sacramento

Mavs Game Night: Dallas At Sacramento

The Mavericks will seek their fourth consecutive win on the heels of the team’s first buzzer-beating game winner in four seasons. It was less than 48 hours ago Dirk Nowitzki took over yet another game in now his 16th NBA season and Monta Ellis sealed the deal one picture perfect 20-foot jumper. THE GAME AT…

Mavs Game Night: Dallas Looks To Build On Recent Win

Mavs Game Night: Dallas Looks To Build On Recent Win

The Dallas Mavericks get treated with a four-game homestand after their first overtime win in eight tries this season. The Mavs battled through an impossible bank-in 3-point shot from Isaiah Thomas to send the game into the extra frame. In the end a Demarcus Cousins flagrant 2 foul on Vince Carter sealed the 117-112 win….

Clippers Put Grizzlies Down For The Count

Clippers Put Grizzlies Down For The Count

The Los Angeles Clippers refused to let a third chance to knock the Memphis Grizzlies out of the playoffs slip away. Kenyon Martin scored seven of his 11 points in the fourth quarter, and the Clippers advanced to the Western Conference semifinals with an 82-72 win over the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 7 on Sunday.   “That’s why it’s seven…

Grizzlies Hold Off Clipps To Stay Alive

Grizzlies Hold Off Clipps To Stay Alive

The Memphis Grizzlies believe they finally played their grinding, bruising style of basketball in the playoffs. Just in time, too. Marc Gasol scored 23 points and Zach Randolph added 19 as the Grizzlies avoided elimination by beating the Los Angeles Clippers 92-80 on Wednesday night, forcing a Game 6 in the Western Conference first-round series. “We’ve had our backs against the wall….

Clippers Storm Past Grizz In 4th

Clippers Storm Past Grizz In 4th

If the Los Angeles Clippers hadn’t been so inept at the free-throw line, Rudy Gay‘s last-second shot wouldn’t have mattered. Chris Paul had 24 points and 11 assists and high-flying Blake Griffin added 17 points for the Clippers, who beat the Memphis Grizzles 87-86 on Saturday only after Gay missed a 3-pointer just before the buzzer. “That’s the way we planned…