1. Dirk Nowitzki to Miss Four Games: The Right Decision for Dallas Mavericks

    For me, earlier today (and most of yesterday) was spent dealing with a conundrum: Why has Dirk Nowitzki looked so bad this season, and more importantly, how can the Mavs fix it? ...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 3 years ago 1,131 reads 3 comments

  2. NBA Free Agency: Dallas Maverics Sign Lamar Odom, Window Open for Paul, Williams

    It's been a crazy few days, as Thursday night brought NBA fans news of Chris Paul heading to the Lakers , and the Hornets would receive Lamar Odom , Kevin Martin, Luis Scola ...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 3 years ago 3,886 reads 3 comments

  3. Dallas Mavericks 2011-12 Schedule Analysis: One 3 in a Row, Tough Stretches

    When I first looked over the Mavericks schedule for this year, my first thoughts were selfish: the Mavericks would not be coming to my hometown of Washington , D.C., Philadelphia is the closest they'll get to me...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 3 years ago 936 reads 2 comments

  4. NBA Season Preview: 10 Things Dallas Mavericks Need to Do to Repeat as Champions

    While it's almost time to raise the first banner to the rafters of the American Airlines Center, some of us would like to see a gleaming row of them to eventually go alongside Dirk Nowitzki 's retired number 41...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 3 years ago 2,483 reads 1 comments

  5. NBA Free Agency: Mavericks Must Get Timing Right for Chandler, Butler, Barea

    On Sunday, June 12 of this year, I would have given everything for it all to be over. The NBA Finals were seriously sucking the life out of me...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 3 years ago 1,269 reads 8 comments

  6. NBA Free Agents: Should Dallas Mavericks Commit Dirk Era to Tyson Chandler?

    For all NBA fans—and particularly Mavericks fans—their Christmas wish has come true, but there's still plenty of shopping to do to stock the space underneath the tree...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 3 years ago 1,544 reads 10 comments

  7. Dallas Mavericks Acquire Rudy Fernandez for Jordan Hamilton on NBA Draft Day

    After a few days of wondering which late first-round prospect the Mavericks would try to turn into the next Roddy Beaubois or Josh Howard, the suspense is over...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 3 years ago 1,212 reads 0 comments

  8. NBA Playoffs 2011: Dallas Mavericks at Best, Worst vs. Portland Trail Blazers

    It's been quite a rollercoaster so far. With the Dallas Mavericks looking completely in control of their first round series against Portland over games one and two, their grip on the series slipped in game three...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 3 years ago 2,035 reads 1 comments

  9. NBA Trades: Does Camelo Anthony Realize What's at Stake With New York Knicks?

    I've gone back and forth a few times about 'Melo, and finally have my thoughts together. Sunday 3 a.m. deadlines can do that to you...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 3 years ago 2,553 reads 15 comments

  10. Dallas Mavericks: Why Peja Stojakovic Isn't Going to Make Them Any Better

    The Mavericks have pulled off another doozy of a deal. With Peja Stojakovic in their midst, the Dallas Mavericks now boast four All-Stars, each at the peak of their careers, and ready to bring them a title...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 3 years ago 1,974 reads 5 comments

  11. NBA Rumors: Six Trades That Make Too Much Sense Not To Happen

    By this time in the season, there are haves and have-nots. Some haves are quite complete (Spurs, Lakers, Celtics), and there are no need for them to make a move. But for others, there is a pressing need to make a move...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 4 years ago 3,970 reads 33 comments

  12. Caron Butler Injury Changes the Game Plan for Dallas Mavericks

    If anyone has a patellar tendon I could borrow, that would be super, because mine is currently packed in dry ice being overnighted to Milwaukee, so maybe Caron Butler could be back this season...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 4 years ago 1,282 reads 3 comments

  13. Dallas Mavericks: Can They Weather the Storm Until Dirk Nowitzki Returns?

    I was entertaining house-guests when it happened. And by 'entertaining' I mean following the Mavs/Thunder game on my phone. And then, it came across Twitter like wildfire: Dirk trips over himself and goes to the locker room...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 4 years ago 590 reads 4 comments

  14. Carmelo Anthony: Should the Dallas Mavericks Roll the Dice With Him?

    It's been an exciting first month and a half to the basketball season, even outside of South Beach. With rumors of big threes in New York and New Jersey abound, it only seems natural that Carmelo Anthony will be a part of one of them, somewhere...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 4 years ago 1,540 reads 12 comments

  15. Derek Anderson Incident Latest Example of Sports Journalism Gone Wild

    I feel like I'm taking crazy pills. Derek Anderson is the latest athlete to become a YouTube hit, with his postgame press conference where he went on a profanity-laced rant about his game preparation before storming away...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about almost 4 years ago 2,606 reads 0 comments

  16. Miami Heat: ESPN's Coverage of LeBron James and Co. Bordering on Irresponsible

    Have you ever heard of the website Media Matters? They’re a watchdog group that dedicates themselves to hunting down conservative information and evidence of right-wing bias...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about 4 years ago 3,600 reads 47 comments

  17. Rodrigue Beaubois, Dominique Jones are Dallas Mavericks' Only Hope for a Title

    Well, it's been a long summer, we've grown as people, we've seen the world and we learned to hate a few new superstars in the process...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about 4 years ago 755 reads 3 comments

  18. Oct. 9: Mavericks-Suns Batle It Out Under The Night Sky

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about 4 years ago 547 reads 5 comments

  19. NBA Rumors: The Dallas Mavericks Have Resources To Chase Chris Paul

    It's a funny game, this basketball. One minute you've cashed in a huge trade chip for nominal upgrades and one of your biggest fans has holes all over his drywall, the next the best point guard in the NBA could become yours...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 1,356 reads 12 comments

  20. Jeremy Lin, Dominique Jones Star in Dallas Mavericks Summer League

    With the Mavericks bowing out of the playoffs much earlier than expected last season, and no major splash made in free agency, the Mavericks need an infusion of young talent...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 2,354 reads 13 comments

  21. Mavericks Don't Make Big Splash, but Position Themselves For Success

    I covet basketball players. LeBron and Wade, of course, but players like John Salmons, Al Jefferson and Emeka Okafor have also been on my list for players I would like to see on my beloved Mavericks...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 771 reads 10 comments

  22. 2010 NBA Free Agency: LeBron James and Dwyane Wade to the Dallas Mavericks?

    Okay, deep breath. I'm talking to myself just as much as any of you reading. Minds are about to be blown here...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 3,280 reads 47 comments

  23. LeBron James: Are the Dallas Mavericks the Best for the King?

    By now we've all heard the latest twist in the LeBron James saga. Last week it was that LeBron wanted to go wherever Chris Paul ended up, assuming he could orchestrate a trade out of New Orleans...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 3,593 reads 33 comments

  24. NBA Draft 2010: Dallas Mavericks Recap: Dominique Jones and a Plan for Center

    It's a good thing I'm not too fast of a writer. I was several paragraphs deep into a story about how the Dallas Mavericks addressed two glaring needs with the selections of Dominique ...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 1,649 reads 5 comments

  25. 2010 NBA Draft: Who Is on the Dallas Mavericks' Draft Board?

    Let's be honest: For the handful of teams that consider themselves contenders, the draft ain't no thang. Teams like the Lakers, Cavaliers, Celtics, Spurs, and Magic, while they tend ...

    Alex McVeigh Written by Alex McVeigh about over 4 years ago 1,086 reads 1 comments