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Best Opponent Come Playoff Time For Mavericks

Best Opponent Come Playoff Time For Mavericks

    It’s that time of the year Mavericks fans. The Mavericks clinched their 14th playoff berth in the last 15 seasons last night, despite not even playing. While the Mavericks may have been struggling as of late (losses to Houston and Golden State), they have some players banged up and are already certain 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…

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…

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…

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…