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Mavs Trying to Avoid First Losing Season in 17 Years

Mavs Trying to Avoid First Losing Season in 17 Years

  All-Star Weekend has come and gone, the NBA trade deadline is later this week (Thursday at 2:00 p.m. CT), and there are only 26 games remaining for the Dallas Mavericks to avoid their first losing season since 1999-2000. With a current record of 22-34, the Mavs definitely have their work cut out for them….

Mavs Can’t Overcome Lopsided Third Quarter, Lose to Kings 120-89

Mavs Can’t Overcome Lopsided Third Quarter, Lose to Kings 120-89

DALLAS, TX–Wednesday night was much of the same for the Dallas Mavericks (4-17) against the Sacramento Kings (8-13).The effort was there, but they just couldn’t put together a full 48 minutes of good basketball. On this night, it was a 3rd quarter that did the Mavs in, as they were outscored 29-12 in the period. The…

Rapid Fire: Mavericks Woes Continue In Sacramento

Rapid Fire: Mavericks Woes Continue In Sacramento

    With nine games left to play, the Dallas Mavericks are doing the opposite of what they should be doing. A team that once was hovering around the fifth and sixth seed in the Western Conference now finds themselves on the outside looking in. At 35-38, the Mavs are three games under the .500…

Game Night: Mavericks Look For 4th Straight, Create Separation In Standings

Game Night: Mavericks Look For 4th Straight, Create Separation In Standings

    After a comfortable win over the Orlando Magic on Monday, the Mavericks remain at home for a game against the Sacramento Kings. Which allows me to bring up a question that has floated in my mind for ages, and that question is, “How good are the home cooked meals for NBA players?” I…

Game Night: Dirkless Mavs in Sacramento

Game Night: Dirkless Mavs in Sacramento

  SACRAMENTO, CA — Just four games left before a much-needed All-Star Weekend Break, the Mavs continue their west road trip to take on the Sacramento Kings. Despite blowing a heart wrenching 22-point lead in defeat in Golden State last night, Dallas has won three of their last four games. Sacramento in contrast holds the 12th spot in the…

Game Night: Mavs Look To Stop Latest Skid

Game Night: Mavs Look To Stop Latest Skid

    The Dallas Mavericks (26-12) take on the Sacramento Kings (16-21) tonight in Sacramento.  The Kings, after starting hot, are on a brutal 23-game stretch where they have 7 wins and 16 defeats with only a win against Oklahoma City being considered a quality win.  On the other side the Dallas Mavericks have been…

Game Night: Mavs Look To Bounce Back Against Surprising Kings

Game Night: Mavs Look To Bounce Back Against Surprising Kings

    The Dallas Mavericks (4-3), coming off a disappointing performance Sunday night against Miami, will look to get back into the win column against the vastly improved Sacramento Kings (5-2). Despite losing a dud in Oklahoma City Sunday night, the Kings have taken down some powerhouses from the Western Conference: LA Clippers, Portland Trailblazers,…

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…

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…