1. Mavericks-Spurs Preview

    Dirk Nowitzki missed from several of his usual spots as Dallas blew a lead in the fourth quarter of its playoff-opening loss to San Antonio ...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  2. After Playoff Dud, Dirk Usually Bounces Back

    DALLAS -- Completely focused on trying to even the series he's playing in now, Mavericks forward Shawn Marion was in no mood to reminisce about a couple of playoff games that happened eight years ago...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 9 reads 0 comments

  3. What Dallas Mavericks Need from Dirk Nowitzki During 2014 Playoffs

    To borrow a line from Christopher Nolan's famous movie the Dark Knight, Dirk Nowitzki is the star the Dallas Mavericks deserve, just maybe not the one they need right now...

    Conor Volpe Written by Conor Volpe about 3 months ago 1,239 reads 3 comments

  4. Dirk: Mavs Plan to Stick with Calderon for Now

    Jose Calderon can't guard Tony Parker. During the regular season Parker torched Calderon, so at the start of Game 1 in the playoffs the Mavericks tried to use Shawn Marion on Parker… which might have worked with 28-year-old Matrix...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 months ago 540 reads 0 comments

  5. Mavericks Need to Make It Harder for Tim Duncan to Pull 'double-Whammy'...

    The Dallas Mavericks ' defense was deficient in one area above all others — allowing Tim Duncan to easily get position for point-blank shots...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 47 reads 0 comments

  6. Dirk: Jose Calderon Is Our Starter

    DALLAS -- Coach Rick Carlisle refused to discuss whether he'd consider starting Devin Harris instead of Jose Calderon in Game 2, using his stock line about revealing his lineup 16 minutes before tip...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 68 reads 0 comments

  7. Rick Carlisle Right Not to Start Devin Harris

    DALLAS -- After a Game 1 loss in San Antonio, Dallas Mavericks coach Avery Johnson made a genius adjustment, inserting speedy guard Devin Harris into the starting lineup to match up with San Antonio Spurs blur Tony Parker...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 85 reads 0 comments

  8. Who Will Be Dallas Mavericks' Playoff X-Factor?

    If the Dallas Mavericks want to have any chance of getting past the San Antonio Spurs , Monta Ellis is going to need to step up in a big way...

    Steven Korn Written by Steven Korn about 3 months ago 436 reads 2 comments

  9. Harris: 'We're Due' for Win over Spurs

    DALLAS – There is apparently a silver lining to having a 10-game losing streak against your first-round foe...

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  10. W2W4: Mavs Aim to Even Score with Spurs in Game 2

    The Mavericks very nearly pulled off the upset in Game 1, relying on quality team defense and a healthy dose of bench scoring...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 15 reads 0 comments

  11. Five Thoughts from Mavericks Loss in Game 1 to Spurs

    What a terrible time to struggle from the field. The Dallas Mavericks went about as cold as any playoff team could possibly go in the fourth quarter Sunday afternoon, missing 12 of their final 13 shots...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  12. Mavericks Know They Let One Get Away

    SAN ANTONIO — The Mavericks blew a 10-point lead in the final 7:30 and lost Game 1 of the series against San Antonio 90-85...

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  13. Will More Dirk Nowitzki Even Make a Difference Versus San Antonio Spurs?

    In a nostalgic interview with ESPN Dallas' Tim MacMahon , Dirk Nowitzki recently recalled the 2003 series between his Mavericks and the San Antonio Spurs , a series in which ...

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  14. Steve Nash, Dirk Nowitzki Wonder What Might Have Been in Latest Documentary

    Steve Nash and Dirk Nowitzki enjoyed six wildly entertaining and massively productive seasons together with the Dallas Mavericks during their legendary careers...

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  15. Marion: 'It's a New Season, Clean Slate Now'

    DALLAS -- You might have heard that the San Antonio Spurs take a nine-game winning streak over the Dallas Mavericks into the first-round series between the Interstate 35 rivals...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 months ago 287 reads 0 comments

  16. Monta, Dirk Will 'Let It Rip' Against Spurs

    The Dallas Mavericks are slated in the eighth spot in the Western Conference playoffs. That puts them in a match-up with their in-state rivals the San Antonio Spurs ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 months ago 2,700 reads 9 comments

  17. How Devin Harris' Toe Woes Helped Mavericks Land Monta Ellis...

    Within 24 hours of failing to land Dwight Howard , the improvising Mavericks on July 5th and 6th reached contract agreements with their prospective new starting backcourt...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 165 reads 0 comments

  18. Final Regular-Season Grades for Every Dallas Mavericks Player

    The Dallas Mavericks finished the 2013-14 regular season with a record of 49-33, good for the No. 8 seed in the dreaded Western Conference. In what was a phenomenal year for the Mavericks, they had contributions from nearly everyone on their roster...

    Steven Korn Written by Steven Korn about 3 months ago 1,606 reads 1 comments

  19. Monta Ellis' Clutch Spree Ends with Miss

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The play that worked to perfection in Portland , Ore., got Monta Ellis another great look at a potential game-winning buzzer-beater.....

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  20. Mavericks-Grizzlies Preview

    There is plenty of incentive for the Memphis Grizzlies and Dallas Mavericks in Wednesday night's season finale...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  21. Mavericks Looking to Surprise in Playoffs

    The American Airlines Center will host professional sports for at least another week-and-a-half. We once took that for granted, but the Stars have been in playoff hibernation for years...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 22 reads 0 comments

  22. Does Dirk Nowitzki Have Enough Left to Lead Another Title Run?

    The Dallas Mavericks ' 2011 Championship run was pure sorcery, a splendid overlap of cresting player performance and cohesion, matchups exploited and pressure situations conquered...

    Ian Levy Written by Ian Levy about 3 months ago 5,332 reads 38 comments

  23. Monta Ellis: I Love Proving People Wrong

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  24. Monta Ellis Named Western Conference Player of the Week

    The Dallas' Mavericks ' Monta Ellis was named as the player of the week in the Western Conference after he helped them secure a playoff berth...

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  25. 3 Dallas Mavericks Weaknesses to Exploit in the NBA Playoffs

    Well, the Dallas Mavericks did it. After a yearlong absence, they made it back to the playoffs. It took a superhuman season from Dirk Nowitzki and what seemed like an eternity ...

    Conor Volpe Written by Conor Volpe about 3 months ago 1,016 reads 1 comments