1. Dwight Howard: How He Could Land with the Dallas Mavericks in a Trade

    The NBA lockout is basically over. Free agency starts soon. The season tips off on Christmas Day. Why so much talk about a non-free-agent player? It's due to the fact this isn't any player, it's Dwight Howard , the league's best center...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about almost 3 years ago 7,164 reads 10 comments

  2. Stephen Curry On Trade Block: Top 10 Destinations

    The Golden State Warriors drafted Stephen Curry in 2009 with the 7th overall selection. The Kid. The Point. The Future. It seems the Warriors have developed a change of heart...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 3 years ago 6,274 reads 51 comments

  3. 2011 NBA Trade Deadline: Kirk Hinrich To Dallas Mavericks?

    Six consecutive defeats. First time the Dallas Mavericks have suffered a stretch this bad since the early months in 2000. Blame injuries, a dented chemistry or simply overall dysfunction...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 3 years ago 3,395 reads 10 comments

  4. 2011 NBA Trade Deadline: Stephen Jackson to Dallas Mavericks?

    The Dallas Mavericks involved in trade speculation this time of year? Crazy thought. Okay, not quite. Two days after Christmas, the Mavericks defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder at the Ford Center for the second time already this season...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 3 years ago 4,590 reads 12 comments

  5. Is Zydrunas Ilgauskas Using the Dallas Mavericks as a Smoke Screen?

    Smoke screen n. 1. A mass of dense artificial smoke used to conceal military areas or operations from an enemy. 2. An action or statement used to conceal actual plans or intentions A definition provides everyone a clear understanding of a word...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 4 years ago 1,517 reads 4 comments

  6. Dallas Mavericks: New-Look Team Playing Championship Defense

    Remember the 50-point victory that the Dallas Mavericks laid on the New York Knicks in Madison Square Garden four weeks ago? Following that win, the Mavericks crumbled, only topping three of their next eight opponents before the All-Star break...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 4 years ago 808 reads 6 comments

  7. The 2010 NBA Championship: Five Teams with the Best Chances To Win

    With the All-Star Game this weekend and the trade deadline about a week later, some player movement is bound to take place, but some teams are ready to win a championship now...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 4 years ago 1,487 reads 15 comments

  8. Mavericks Fans Wonder: What Will Mark Cuban Do?

    February marks the supposed "halfway" mark of the NBA season, even though every team has played well over 41 games. The All-Star break festivities usually take place during the second or third weekend of the month, this year Feb...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 4 years ago 508 reads 5 comments

  9. Mavericks' Guards Battle for Minutes

    You want players to compete with one another in order to improve. Competition provides a challenge, a challenge proving worth and value. NBA teams witness this very spectacle in training camps, practices, and even games...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about almost 5 years ago 138 reads 6 comments

  10. Know Your Role: Mavericks' Offseason Acquisitions Paying Dividends

    Over the summer and throughout training camp, the Dallas Mavericks stressed the importance of roster depth. So far in this young season, there has been a lot of pressure on the shoulders of German star Dirk Nowitzki and Sixth Man of the Year Jason Terry..

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about almost 5 years ago 307 reads 2 comments

  11. Dallas Mavericks Move On Without Josh Howard

    Dallas Mavericks fans anticipated what the addition of Shawn Marion would look like in the starting lineup. More importantly, they wanted to see how Marion and Josh Howard played next to one another with Jason Kidd running the show...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about almost 5 years ago 282 reads 2 comments

  12. Caroline Wozniacki: Tennis' Rising Star

    Most people are familiar with Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova. It's time for a new name. Caroline Wozniacki [pronounced Woz-NEE-ak-ee]. Born in Odense, Denmark, she currently resides in Monte Carlo, Monaco...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about 5 years ago 410 reads 0 comments

  13. Determining MLB's Cy Young Winners

    Every season in the MLB, a pitching award is given to the best pitcher from each league. This honor comes in the form of the Cy Young Award, named after the all-time leader in wins...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about 5 years ago 491 reads 6 comments

  14. Kevin "Dallas" Martin: A Perfect Fit For The Mavericks

    Dallas is his middle name. That's already catchy. Kevin Martin is a player who made himself into a star out of Eastern Carolina. I remember the first game I ever saw Martin play...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about 5 years ago 1,821 reads 14 comments

  15. Mavs Potential Trade Partners

    The Lakers have won the 2009 NBA championship. Congrats. The official end to the season has begun. Let the offseason begin. The Dallas Mavericks are a team hot for trades and moves to restructure the roster for improvement next year...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 5 years ago 787 reads 6 comments

  16. Mavericks Done Against Surging Nuggets

    Denver is advancing to the Western Conference Finals for the first time since 1985. The Mavericks are returning to Dallas, not for a Game 6, but instead to clean out their lockers and begin another offseason...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 5 years ago 59 reads 1 comments

  17. Jamal Mashburn: Clueless

    The Dallas Mavericks and San Antonio Spurs tip off their first round series tonight. Jamal Mashburn sat down to preview the matchup and offer his analysis. It was first brought to my attention by its mention in an article on DallasBasketball...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 5 years ago 384 reads 14 comments

  18. The Dallas Mavericks' X-Factor: The Bench

    This Dallas Mavericks team has been on a roller coaster ride most of the year. When experiencing several ups and downs, one seeks for something or someone to keep them up. Dirk Nowitzki and Jason Kidd are the stars and leaders...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 5 years ago 282 reads 5 comments

  19. Syracuse Stud Eric Devendorf Should Stay For Senior Season

    Eric Devendorf would have no other choice if he didn't tear his ACL a year ago. The injury granted the Syracuse Orange guard an extra season of eligibility. The question now is whether he will take advantage...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 5 years ago 490 reads 8 comments

  20. Shaq To Dallas? If So, Iverson Should Follow

    Shaquille O'Neal and Mark Cuban. Everyone might be hearing those two names together more often in the near future. The both have been friendly for years now, dating back to when O'Neal and younger Kobe Bryant had a falling out in Los Angeles...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 5 years ago 2,122 reads 13 comments

  21. Fantasy Second Basemen: My Top Five

    Fantasy Baseball 2009 has started. I want to talk about the second baseman—a position that is overlooked, in my opinion. 2B is a position with limited quality and production...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 5 years ago 381 reads 1 comments

  22. Dallas Mavericks: Free Falling

    Don't Stop Believing. Amazing song by Journey. Sometimes it gets tough to keep believing in the Mavericks. Trust me, I still do, I'm a devoted M.F.F.L., but I'm sure all of us have doubt some time or another...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 5 years ago 114 reads 2 comments

  23. Dallas Mavericks' Trade Deadline Approach: Cuban Looking for 'Pau Gasol Deal'

    The Dallas Mavericks roster as it sits today will not bring a parade to the city of Dallas in June. It's not pessimism; it's honest reality. Josh Howard has been constantly involved in trade rumors since the summer...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 5 years ago 1,920 reads 0 comments

  24. Reigning N.L. Cy Young Heads San Francisco Giants' Pitching Staff

    Entering the 2008 season, the San Francisco Giants were a team high on its young pitchers Matt Cain and Tim Lincecum, both 24 now. Cain struggled through a disappointing season, totaling just an 8-14 mark...

    Damian Jackson Written by Damian Jackson about over 5 years ago 179 reads 0 comments