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Mavs Schedule Release: 5 Must See Match-Ups

Mavs Schedule Release: 5 Must See Match-Ups

The Dallas Mavericks are coming off a bitter-sweet season. It was a season in which they finally made it back to the postseason after sitting out the year before. However, they got beat in the first round in seven games against the San Antonio Spurs. They did manage to take the eventual NBA champions further…

Wrap Up: Mavs Triumph Over Thunder in OT

Wrap Up: Mavs Triumph Over Thunder in OT

The Dallas Mavericks (43-29) end the night with a much needed win, defeating the West’s second best Oklahoma City Thunder (52-19) 128-119 in overtime. The victory puts the Mavs just a half game above the Phoenix Suns for the eighth and final playoff spot. How it went down: The moment the game tipped, both teams…

Mavs Game Night: Dallas Plays Host to Oklahoma City

Mavs Game Night: Dallas Plays Host to Oklahoma City

The Dallas Mavericks (42-29) have four games left in their 8-game home stand, looking forward to the intra-conference matchup against the Oklahoma City Thunder (52-18). The Game At Hand: Dallas has performed somewhat sluggish as of late, winning only five of nine games since the All-Star Break. Sunday night is a prime example of the…

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…

Wrap Up: Mavs Hammer Thunder Behind Balanced Attack

Wrap Up: Mavs Hammer Thunder Behind Balanced Attack

The Dallas Mavericks (40-27) finished off their three-game road trip in Oklahoma City to face the Thunder (48-18) on Sunday night. The Thunder, who were without Russell Westbrook for the night, were trying to increase their winning streak over Dallas to 12. The Mavs weren’t having any of it though as they went on to…

Mavs Game Night: Dallas Faces Tough Task in OKC

Mavs Game Night: Dallas Faces Tough Task in OKC

The Dallas Mavericks (39-27) continue to truck along in their wild playoff race along with Golden State, Memphis and Phoenix. After a solid road win behind the magnificent Dirk Nowitzki performance in Utah, Dallas now faces the Oklahoma City Thunder (48-17) – a team they’ve lost to 11 straight times. The Game At Hand: The…

TC Report: Memo to Media…Just The Beginning…

TC Report: Memo to Media…Just The Beginning…

“It’s only the 5th game of the season.  It’s only the 5th game of the season.” This is what I kept telling myself last night as the Mavericks were once again overwhelmed by those pesky Thunder(s)??  The pesky Thunder?  Whatever.  Stupid mascot name anyway. Last night’s game was actually pretty tightly contested throughout until the…

Wrap Up: Mavs Unable To Overcome Turnovers and Rebounding In Loss To Thunder

Wrap Up: Mavs Unable To Overcome Turnovers and Rebounding In Loss To Thunder

Playing the second game in as many nights, the Mavericks learned something very important: They have some work to do if they want to get to the next level. Dallas, coming off a dominating performance against the Lakers on Tuesday, was brought back down to earth on Wednesday against the Thunder as OKC won 107-93….

Game Night: Dallas vs Oklahoma City Thunder

Game Night: Dallas vs Oklahoma City Thunder

The Dallas Mavericks (3-1) pushed their undefeated at home record to 3-0 last night with an amazing 123-104 win over the Los Angeles Lakers. In a game where the Mavs led by as much as 30, the offense dominated once again. Seven Mavs scored in double figures led by Monta Ellis’ 30 points and 9 assists….

Mavs Game Night: Can Mavs Resuscitate the Red River Rivalry?

Mavs Game Night: Can Mavs Resuscitate the Red River Rivalry?

You will remember the last time Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder came to Dallas; he poured in a career-high 52 points to complete the 117-114 overtime road victory. Durant and crew are in the AAC once again to take on the Dallas Mavericks. While the Mavs fight for the final playoff spot, the…