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Rapid Fire: Mavs Eliminated by Thunder in Five Games

Rapid Fire: Mavs Eliminated by Thunder in Five Games

  And there it goes.   We can officially say goodbye to the 2015-2016 Dallas Mavericks season.   Following their 118-104 loss in game five Monday night, the Mavs can finally rid themselves of the overly physical Oklahoma City Thunder and this mentally grueling, injury plagued season.   Already without the likes of Chandler Parsons and…

This Is Why We Play: We Got A Series Now

This Is Why We Play: We Got A Series Now

    Confetti reigned down at Chesapeake Energy Arena. The Dallas Mavericks walked around in disbelief, some waiving their hands in the air in protest. Just 7 seconds earlier, the Mavericks led by 1, when Raymond Felton went to the free throw line. A 79% shooter and usually clutch at the line in these moments,…

Round Table: “Masked Tape Mavericks” Take On Durant, Westbrook

Round Table: “Masked Tape Mavericks” Take On Durant, Westbrook

    The table is set. While there were a lot of scenarios in play last night, the inevitable seemed to be right in front of our Dallas Mavericks. At the end of a historic night for the NBA, the Mavericks find themselves taking on the Oklahoma City Thunder in Round One of the NBA…

Game Night: Mavericks Look For Big Win Against Thunder

Game Night: Mavericks Look For Big Win Against Thunder

    Dallas, TX – Who doesn’t like story lines? I sure do, and there are plenty of them heading in to tonight’s game between our Dallas Mavericks (30-27) and the Oklahoma City Thunder (40-16). The Mavericks are tied for the sixth spot in the Western Conference with Portland, and are in front of Utah…

Game Night: Mavericks Look To Make Statement Against Thunder

Game Night: Mavericks Look To Make Statement Against Thunder

    The last time the Dallas Mavericks (25-19) and Oklahoma City Thunder (32-12) met, things got heated and the Thunder took advantage of a depleted Mavericks roster coming off an overtime loss the night before with a merciless 108-89 beatdown in OKC.   With Dirk Nowitzki questionable for tonight’s game, after some sudden swelling…

Rapid Fire: Shorthanded Mavericks Get Tangled Up With Thunder In Loss

Rapid Fire: Shorthanded Mavericks Get Tangled Up With Thunder In Loss

    The Dallas Mavericks (22-18) headed to Chesapeake Energy Arena to take on the Oklahoma City Thunder (28-12) after a heartbreaking loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers at the American Airlines Center. It was a game that went right down to the wire. How close was the game you ask? The two teams needed overtime…

Game Night: Mavericks Begin Three-Game Road Stretch In Oklahoma City

Game Night: Mavericks Begin Three-Game Road Stretch In Oklahoma City

    There is only one good thing about back-to-back games in the NBA and that’s getting the horrible taste out of your mouth from the night before.    Tuesday night the Dallas Mavericks (22-17) started a four-game stretch that many reporters are calling murderers-row with a gut-punching overtime loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers 110-107. …

Dallas Mavericks Look To Make Statement During Tough Stretch

Dallas Mavericks Look To Make Statement During Tough Stretch

    After this week’s games, the Dallas Mavericks will pass the official halfway point in their regular season. It has been an exciting first half of the season for this team with difficult stretches such as opening the season with three straight road games, a stretch where they played ten of thirteen games on…

Preseason Game 4: Dallas Mavericks vs Atlanta Hawks

Preseason Game 4: Dallas Mavericks vs Atlanta Hawks

  (Mavs.com) We are healthy again! Well, not really, but it has been reported that Dirk Nowitzki will make his 2015-2016 preseason debut tonight when the Dallas Mavericks take on the Atlanta Hawks. The Mavericks are still looking for their first victory of the preseason, after dropping their first three. While it will be nice…

Game Night: Mavs Hope To Silence The Thunder

Game Night: Mavs Hope To Silence The Thunder

  The Dallas Mavericks, coming off losses against the San Antonio Spurs and Indiana Pacers, will look to get back to their winning ways on Wednesday night when they take on the Oklahoma City Thunder. This game will be a matchup of teams with injuries to star players, with Dallas having lost Monta Ellis to…