1. Chandler Parsons Ready for 'Bigger Role' with Mavericks Next Season

    The late season knee injury that forced Chandler Parsons to miss the regular season's final six games and all but Game 1 in their first round playoff series against the Rockets robbed them of a fighting chance to pull up a postseason upset...

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  2. Houston Rockets: What We Learned During the 1st Round of the Playoffs

    The streak is officially over. The Houston Rockets defeated the Dallas Mavericks , 103-94, to close out a 4-1 series victory in the opening round of the NBA Western Conference playoffs...

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  3. Dirk Says He Would Be Willing to Transition to 6th Man

    DALLAS -- Dirk Nowitzki , a 13-time All-Star and the face of the Dallas Mavericks ' franchise, would be willing to come off the bench if it's in the team's best interests next season...

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  4. Report: Rondo Excluded from Mavs' Playoff Share

    Rajon Rondo did not receive a playoff share as the Dallas Mavericks divided up $208,940, their portion as a team that competed in the first round...

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  5. Rockets' Twitter Account Manager Apparently Fired

    A day after the Dallas Mavericks were eliminated by the Rockets in the playoffs, Houston's Twitter account manager was eliminated for the way he portrayed it...

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  6. 5 Things We Learned in the Rockets' Series-Clinching Game 5 Win over the Mavs

    1. A change in attitude works wonders: The Rockets went from far too casual in Dallas to angry in Houston. They were about as grumpy in the days following the Game 4 loss as they have been all season, turning that into determination...

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  7. Monta Ellis: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Mavericks SG's Future

    Monta Ellis has had a successful two-year stint with the Dallas Mavericks , but he's facing an important decision this summer that could result in him leaving. Continue for updates...

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  8. Dallas Mavericks Have Big Decisions to Keep Status Quo Next Season

    There's no use in sugarcoating what comes next for the Dallas Mavericks . Even as they lick the inevitable wounds of a 4-1 first-round defeat to the Houston Rockets , this summer ...

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  9. The Time for Dwight Howard to Win an NBA Title Is Now

    Dwight Howard 's NBA title window is not forever. Dating back to the early stages of the 2014 offseason, there existed serious doubt as to whether he was operating with an open window at all...

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  10. Dirk Doesn't Regret Mavs' Trade for Rondo

    HOUSTON — The last time Dirk Nowitzki struggled in a playoff game like he did Tuesday night, the Mavericks won a championship...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 6,356 reads 3 comments

  11. Relaxed Tim Duncan Playing as Well as Ever at 39

    Oh, to be Tim Duncan. Future Hall of Famer. Five-time NBA champion, with the prospect of No. 6 squarely in his sights. Proud father...

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  12. Mavs Simply Overmatched Against Deeper Rockets in Playoffs

    The Dallas Mavericks once again bowed out of the playoffs early. There were plenty of excuses, some of them valid, but another season has come to a crashing halt...

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  13. Report: Donovan, Thunder Begin Formal Talks

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have formally commenced discussions about their vacant coaching job with Florida coach Billy Donovan, according to league sources...

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  14. Watch: Duncan's Massive Block on Blake Saves Spurs

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  15. Pop on Game 5 Win: It Was 'Anybody's Game'

    LOS ANGELES — Tony Parker hobbled into the Staples Center on Tuesday, the same as he hobbled out last week...

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  16. Diaw, Offense Rises to Occasion in 4th Quarter

    After erasing a 14-point deficit earlier in the game, with 2:11 left in the fourth quarter Tuesday in Los Angeles, the San Antonio Spurs looked like they were on their way to taking a 3-2 series lead in Game 5, by building a 107-100 lead...

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  17. Chandler: 'We Traded for a PG That's Not with Us'

    “As far as our locker room goes, we traded a lot of pieces for a point guard that is not with us right now...

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  18. James Harden, Dwight Howard Leading Modern-Day Rockets to Uncharted Territory

    It was a development six years in the making, but the Houston Rockets blasted their way back into the second round of the playoffs after dismissing the visiting Dallas Mavericks with a 103-94 Game 5 win Tuesday night...

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  19. The Top 10 Plays and Moments from New Orleans Pelicans' 2014-15 Season

    Now that it’s officially over, let’s be honest—the New Orleans Pelicans had a phenomenal season. Anthony Davis took the leap from a promising All-Star to an unstoppable monster and led his team to the playoffs...

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  20. No Sweep for Rockets, but Series Win Is Still Sweet

    It wasn't a sweep, but it was every bit as sweet in Houston tonight as the Rockets put away the Mavericks at home with a dominant finish to the fourth quarter, keyed by the true MVP, James Harden , and Terrence Jones' best game in a Rockets uniform..

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 176 reads 0 comments

  21. Jones Shakes off Rough Start, Comes Up Huge

    Terrence Jones was itching to get back into Game 5. He had struggled in the first half and was a nonfactor in Game 4 on Sunday night in Dallas ...

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  22. Harden, Dwight Turning into Feared 1-2 Punch

    The Houston Rockets defeated the Dallas Mavericks 103-94 in Game 5 to win their best-of-seven series in a "gentleman's sweep" on Tuesday. ("You give 'em one, you know, to be polite...

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  23. Harden: 'This Is Just the Beginning'

    James Harden hit a tightly contested step-back 3-pointer in the final few minutes, an apparent dagger and defining moment in the 2015 playoffs for the MVP candidate...

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  24. Aldridge, Ellis Now at Top of Mavs' Priorities

    HOUSTON - Now that another first-round exit is in the books, and after only one game over the minimum at that, it's a good time in the wake of a 104-93 loss Tuesday to the Rockets to see where the Mavs go from here...

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  25. Carlisle: Rockets Had 'More Left in the Tank'

    HOUSTON The Dallas Mavericks finally ran out of plays and almost out of players. Terrence Jones made two critical three-point plays late in the fourth quarter as Houston eliminated ...

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