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Rest Up: Seeing The Bigger Picture

Rest Up: Seeing The Bigger Picture

    Several years ago, the San Antonio Spurs played a game in Miami that caused quite the uproar. It was a Thursday night and it was a nationally televised game. It was a marquee match-up in which Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobli would be facing LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh….

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…

Mavs Can’t Overcome Early Mistakes in Loss to Memphis

Mavs Can’t Overcome Early Mistakes in Loss to Memphis

  Getty Images   The Dallas Mavericks couldn’t overcome a plethora of mistakes Tuesday night as they fell to the Memphis Grizzlies 110-96. Dallas (9-6) had eight turnovers in the first 12 minutes of the game and only scored 17 points.    The problem was the Mavericks (9-6) didn’t score again until almost four minutes…

Game Night: Mavs Square Off With Pacers Without Monta

Game Night: Mavs Square Off With Pacers Without Monta

  The Dallas Mavericks fell to the San Antonio Spurs 97-76 Friday night. They dug themselves a huge hole early on, and cut it all the way down to a 58-54 deficit in the middle of the 3rd quarter. The Spurs would later go on a 12-2 run to put the game away for good. The blow…

Game Night: Mavs Look For Back To Back W’s Over Spurs

Game Night: Mavs Look For Back To Back W’s Over Spurs

Tonight, the Dallas Mavericks (45-27) have the opportunity win a 3-1 record season series against their in-state rival San Antonio Spurs (45-26). The Mavs earned a much-need 101-94 win at home versus San Antonio, led by a dominating 38-point performance from Monta Ellis.    What to Watch For:   “Too Much Monta” or “Too Little…

Exhale! Ellis & the Mavericks Dominate the Spurs

Exhale! Ellis & the Mavericks Dominate the Spurs

  Ahh. We can breathe Mavs fans! With seemingly everything possible going wrong at the worst time of the season, the Mavs were able to put on a second half show against the defending champion San Antonio Spurs. Rajon Rondo’s fit, Monta’s shooting struggles, Rick Carlisle questioning the soul of the team. For tonight, those…

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…

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…

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…