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Dirk Nowitzki Stands Alone After Departures of Legends

Dirk Nowitzki Stands Alone After Departures of Legends

  News came down Friday that future Hall of Famer Kevin Garnett was announcing his retirement after an illustrious 21 year career.   This comes roughly two months after another legendary big man called it quits after a close to two decade career.  Tim Duncan’s departure comes as a very bittersweet moment for Mavs fans….

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 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…

Game 6 Preview: Mavs Ready to Extend Series

Game 6 Preview: Mavs Ready to Extend Series

In a must win tonight, the Dallas Mavericks take on the San Antonio Spurs for Game 6 in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs. Coming off a very poor defensive effort in a game where big man Dejuan Blair was suspended the Mavs must turn it on if they want a Game 7….

Examining Pick ‘n Roll Defense Prior to Game 6

Examining Pick ‘n Roll Defense Prior to Game 6

Last night’s Game 5 was a true test for the Dallas Mavericks in the Mavs-Spurs series. Maybe it’s me being the biased MFFL that I am, I truly thought that the Mavs could pull out a win in Game 5 in San Antonio. Game 6 on Friday night is simply the dreaded “win or go…

Game Night: Mavs Look To Take Pivotal Game 5

Game Night: Mavs Look To Take Pivotal Game 5

The Dallas Mavericks take on the San Antonio Spurs tonight in Game 5of their first round series.  Coming off a 93-89 loss at home Monday, Game 5 presents itself as a huge momentum game for either team with the series tied 2-2.  The Spurs had a 20 point lead in the fourth quarter, the Mavs…

Game Night: Mavs Look To Head Back To River Walk In Control

Game Night: Mavs Look To Head Back To River Walk In Control

The Dallas Mavericks take on the San Antonio Spurs tonight in Game 4 of the first round of the Western Conference Playoffs.  With Vince Carter’s unbelievable shot to capture Game 3 the #8 seeded Mavs have the lead 2-1. The Game at Hand: Game 4 will be huge tonight to decide who moves on.  With…

G3 Preview: Mavs Seek Series Advantage in Dallas

G3 Preview: Mavs Seek Series Advantage in Dallas

With the Dallas Mavericks beating the Spurs in San Antonio Wednesday night the series now heads to Dallas tied 1-1. The Mavs have to be feeling great beating the Spurs in every quarter in Game 2 resulting in a 113-92 victory. The Game at Hand: With Game 3 headed to Dallas the Mavs soar in…

Have The Mavericks Now Caught The Spurs Attention?

Have The Mavericks Now Caught The Spurs Attention?

Brandan Wright made a free throw to push the Mavericks lead to 81-71 with 7:45 remaining in the 4th quarter of game 1. We know how the rest of the game unfolded, as the Spurs rallied, while the Mavs failed to make a field goal until Devin Harris laid in a meaningless lay up at…

MGN: Mavs Have Bounce Back Opportunity in Game 2

MGN: Mavs Have Bounce Back Opportunity in Game 2

Coming off Game 1’s devastating 90-85 loss to the San Antonio Spurs, the Dallas Mavericks look to shake off the frustration and even the series with a win tonight in Game 2. The Game at Hand: The Spurs are feeling good after winning Game 1, despite shooting a embarrasing 17% from the 3-point line. Father…