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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…

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…

Seven Heaven: Mavs Prepared to Pull Off Upset?

Seven Heaven: Mavs Prepared to Pull Off Upset?

After Game 6 on Friday night, you could sense a feeling of satisfaction by the Dallas Mavericks’ players, but not a sense of fulfillment. Nobody gave the Mavericks any chance in this series, nor believed they could do anything with a chance against the San Antonio Spurs. Remember the feeling of despair that clouded the…

Wrap Up: Mavs Come Through, Force Game 7

Wrap Up: Mavs Come Through, Force Game 7

Mavs Win!!! Mavs Win!!! Mavs Win!!! Dallas needed a win to stave off elimination and force a decisive game 7 on Sunday in San Antonio. After a poor showing on Wednesday in Game 5, Dallas showed up in full force Friday night as they defeated the Spurs 113-111. How It Went Down: It’s no secret…

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…

Wrap Up: Mavs Pushed to the Brink

Wrap Up: Mavs Pushed to the Brink

The Dallas Mavericks went into Game 5 against the San Antonio Spurs with the goal to return home with a chance to end the series. Unfortunately, even though the suspended DeJuan Blair made the trip, the team defense did not. The Spurs used simple pick and roll basketball to methodically defeat the Mavericks and snag the 3-2…

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…

Wrap Up: Mavs Rally, Yet Spurs Tie Series

Wrap Up: Mavs Rally, Yet Spurs Tie Series

The Dallas Mavericks entered Monday night’s game 4 against the San Antonio Spurs with a must-win attitude. How could you not? You already took two out of three from the Spurs, including a dagger from Vince Carter in Game 3. The Spurs were also dealing with a must-win situation as they did not want to…