1. Dirk Nowitzki and LeBron James Are Alike in Destiny, Destined To Be Together?

    You probably read that headline and said "Whatchu talkin' 'bout Alex?" At least I'd like to think you people aren't all dead inside and would pay the late Gary Coleman a tribute...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 1,877 reads 6 comments

  2. Dirk Nowitzki Opting Out Is Best for Him and Dallas Mavericks

    Like many of you, I was going about my daily life yesterday when I received a text message. It told me that Dirk Nowitzki, my favorite player, my not-so-secret man crush, and my close ...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 2,380 reads 23 comments

  3. 2010 NBA Draft: John Wall Will Help Gilbert Arenas Realize His Destiny

    As America watched the 2010 NBA Draft Lottery tonight, there were most likely some NBA players watching with severe apprehension...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 2,377 reads 14 comments

  4. Rodrigue Beaubois Leaves Dallas Mavericks Wondering What Might Have Been

    As the Phoenix Suns go up 3-0 on the San Antonio Spurs, the team the Spurs left in ruins behind them are left to wonder what they could have done...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 737 reads 2 comments

  5. 2010 NBA Playoffs: The Five Best Moves Left in the Second Season

    One of the best things about the NBA is the mindblowing display of moves that these professional athletes show us on a daily basis...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 2,298 reads 4 comments

  6. Dirk Nowitzki is the Best Power Forward in the NBA, No Doubt About It

    Ever since Kevin Garnett won the 2008 NBA Finals with the Boston Celtics , Dirk Nowitzki has been the best power forward in the NBA. I know, people love to talk about how Dirk has no "heart," that he's not a "leader," and how he's "soft...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 203 reads 60 comments

  7. Dirk Nowitzki Opt Out? Dirk's Options For 2010 and Beyond

    Who knows how these things get started? An offhand comment here, a journalist hungry for an idea there, and all of a sudden the NBA world is abuzz with the thought that Dirk Nowitzki ...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 2,184 reads 8 comments

  8. Spurs-Mavericks: If Ex-Wizards Are Clicking, Dallas Is Still Very Dangerous

    The Dallas Mavericks had some terrible stretches in Game Five, just like in Game Four. The only difference was that this time it came in garbage time instead of with the game on the line...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 392 reads 5 comments

  9. Dallas-San Antonio: Who's to Blame for the Mavericks' 3-1 Deficit?

    Sunday, April 25, 9:46 EST. I am curled up on the shower, sobbing as the water washes over me, a la Jim Carrey in Ace Ventura when he discovered the truth about Lois Einhorn/Ray Finkle...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 1,029 reads 13 comments

  10. Mavs-Spurs Playoff Preview: Shiny New Faces and the Ghost of Josh Howard

    It's April again, and that means it's time for the Mavericks and Spurs to face off in the first round of the playoffs again...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 533 reads 3 comments

  11. NBA Playoffs: For the Dallas Mavs, Western Conference Is Ripe for the Picking

    Generally, I try to avoid "picking" opponents to play in the postseason. In 2008, myself and most Mavericks fans badly wanted to play the Hornets, when the alternatives were the Jazz, Lakers, and Spurs...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 317 reads 1 comments

  12. The Dallas Mavericks Might Have Too Much Talent for Their Own Good

    It's a nice problem to have, too much talent. It's a problem that I dare say the Dallas Mavericks are facing this season...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 900 reads 3 comments

  13. "NBA Jam" Returns: Choosing Players From Each NBA Team

    If you're like me, when you heard NBA Jam was coming to the Nintendo Wii, you were excited/a little hungry...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 3,773 reads 17 comments

  14. Dallas Mavericks Are Wreaking Havoc With John Hollinger's Numbers

    I wrote a post a week or two ago wondering whether or not the Mavericks' low point differential foretold an early playoff exit, despite the way the Mavericks are playing as of late...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 487 reads 0 comments

  15. Now That Mavericks Are Healthy, Injury Bug Is Really Hurting Them

    Remember the good times, Mavs fans? Back on March 13, the world was our oyster. The Mavs had won 13 straight, despite crucial players like Jason Terry, Jason Kidd, Caron Butler, Erick Dampier and Brendan Haywood missing games...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 176 reads 1 comments

  16. Dallas Mavericks Brass Deserves Credit for Turning Team into Contenders

    The NBA is a game of haves and have-nots. Certain teams seem handicapped from the top down, with a cheap and/or stupid owner who hires cheap and/or stupid GMs who hire stupid coaches who draft stupid and/or bad players...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 208 reads 1 comments

  17. Mavericks Have Internal Competitions To Sort Out for Home Stretch

    As the Dallas Mavericks head into the final stretch of the season, there is still much up in the air. Will the Mavs be able to hold onto the second seed? Or can they jump to the first, ...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 332 reads 2 comments

  18. NBA Power Rankings: Mavericks Rise, Lakers Stumble

    As we enter the last month of the season, things are starting to shape up. The Mavericks and Bucks are among two teams riding high in the last week or so, and teams like the Lakers are stumbling a bit...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 544 reads 1 comments

  19. Does Point Differential Mean Dallas Mavericks Are Doomed to Early Exit?

    In today's modern sports age, statistics are increasingly affecting how we examine players, teams, and, especially, legacies...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 1,144 reads 9 comments

  20. Who Can the Dallas Mavericks Sign for a Playoff Run?

    Due to some creativity on the trade front, the Dallas Mavericks have an open roster spot. Their two-for-one trade of Kris Humphries and Shawne Williams to the New Jersey Nets created a spot, ...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 872 reads 0 comments

  21. With Jason Kidd Playing All Out, Dallas Mavericks Are Legit Contenders

    It’s official: the Mavericks won the Jason Kidd trade. The Nets, though they got promising young point guard Devin  Harris, came out on the losing end. Now, if you know me, you know I’ve been saying this pretty much since it went down...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 1,045 reads 6 comments

  22. NBA Trade Deadline: Josh Howard for Caron Butler Could Put Mavs Over the Top

    Greetings from the Super 8 Motel in Hope, Arkansas, birthplace of the 42nd president of your United States, and my stop on night two of my trip to Dallas for the All-Star game...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 5 years ago 4,317 reads 16 comments

  23. Outside of Big Three, Dallas Mavericks Aren't Consistent Enough

    The Dallas Mavericks are a good team. They have good players, even a few great ones. But they're not playing like it, especially not in the past few games...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 5 years ago 446 reads 5 comments

  24. NBA Trade Rumors: Five Trades That Could Send Josh Howard Out of Dallas

    It's looking to be that time. The end of the Josh Howard era in Dallas. It was the best stretch in Maverick history, as it took them to the Finals, a no. 1 seed, and a player winning the MVP award...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 5 years ago 3,817 reads 18 comments

  25. NBA Trade Deadline: Does Dallas Do the Deal Now or Wait Until Summer?

    One thing about following the Dallas Mavericks: it's never boring. As of right now, the Mavs are a handful of teams that have a puncher's chance of getting to the NBA Finals...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 5 years ago 1,118 reads 16 comments