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Game Night: Let’s Go Streaking

Game Night: Let’s Go Streaking

  The two hottest teams in the NBA play tonight as the Dallas Mavericks (26-10) host the Detroit Pistons (11-23).  While their records and place in the standings are much different they are both on the longest current win streaks in the NBA at 6 games.   Projected Starters Mavs PG: Rajon Rondo 12.7 PPG, 8.2 APG, 5.8 RPG…

Wrap Up: Hawks Fly Out of Dallas with Win

Wrap Up: Hawks Fly Out of Dallas with Win

  The Atlanta Hawks are the real deal.   It’s rather easy to write off Eastern Conference competition outside of the Cleveland Cavaliers, but the Hawks have quietly done some damage in the league thus far.   While the Dallas Mavericks continue to work in newest addition Rajon Rondo, the team is experiencing issues with…

Game Night: New Look Mavs Host Streaking Hawks

Game Night: New Look Mavs Host Streaking Hawks

    Now 1-0 after acquiring Rajon Rondo, the Dallas Mavericks (20-8) take on the Atlanta Hawks (19-7). Both teams are coming off solid victories with the Atlanta Hawks defeating the Houston Rockets and Mavs defeating the San Antonio Spurs.  5 of their total 7 losses have come on the road this year while they…

Mavs Beat Spurs on Happy Rondo Day

Mavs Beat Spurs on Happy Rondo Day

    DALLAS, TX- It was Rajon Rondo Day at the American Airlines Center as the Dallas Mavericks played host to the San Antonio Spurs at the American Airlines Center in the highly anticipated debut of newly acquired point guard Rajon Rondo. The Spurs played tonight’s game without the services of Tim Duncan (rest), Manu…

Mavs Game Day: Rajon Rondo Era Starts Tonight

Mavs Game Day: Rajon Rondo Era Starts Tonight

  It’s been about three days now since the Dallas Mavericks defeated the Detroit Pistons on the second night of a back-to-back. In that span of time leading towards tonight’s game against rival San Antonio, how things have changed.   STORY OF THE NIGHT   Rajon Rondo is a Maverick.   Dallas arguably had the…

2014-2015 Dallas Mavericks Season Preview

2014-2015 Dallas Mavericks Season Preview

  After a successful 2013-14 regular season that concluded with the Dallas Mavericks taking the eventual NBA champs, the San Antonio Spurs to seven games in the first round of the playoffs, the Mavs completely re-tooled nearly half their roster this offseason.   Gone are starters Jose Calderon and Shawn Marion, and Samuel Dalembert along…

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…

Position Grades – Power Forward

Position Grades – Power Forward

Power forward has been the Dallas Mavericks longstanding position of strength because of one man – Dirk Nowitzki. The NBA game at the position has been forever changed by Dirk and he continued to defy odds at age 35, turning in one of his most efficient seasons to date. The position was rather thin in…

Mavs Game Plan Shows Promise, Needs Revisions

Mavs Game Plan Shows Promise, Needs Revisions

The Mavericks 2013-2014 season came to a conclusion Sunday afternoon in San Antonio, and while it may not have been the type of performance we were expecting, we should still remember that many didn’t have them even getting this far. The Mavericks now head into a summer that will prove to be plenty busy for…

Wrap Up: After 4 Forgettable Quarters, Mavs Season Ends

Wrap Up: After 4 Forgettable Quarters, Mavs Season Ends

In two and a half hours, the Dallas Mavericks season came to a screeching halt Sunday afternoon. The amazing playoff ride they had found themselves in was over practically before the game began. Dallas briefly held a two-point lead at the beginning of the game and that was all she wrote as San Antonio cruised…