1. How Each Member of the Dallas Mavericks Needs to Step Up

    Forty-seven games into the season, the Dallas Mavericks are staring at an uphill battle for the remainder of the year. Dallas sits at just 20-27, disappointing to say the least for a team that had playoff aspirations this season...

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  2. 5 Biggest Issues the Dallas Mavericks Must Address at the Trade Deadline

    It is go time if the Dallas Mavericks want to keep their streak of 12 consecutive playoff appearances alive this season...

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  3. 5 Trades Dallas Mavericks Could Pull off at the Deadline

    At 18-25, the Dallas Mavericks have not exactly been having the season they had expected. Dallas sits fourth in the Southwest division and 11th in the Western conference, with more than half of the season gone...

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  4. Breaking Down Dirk Nowitzki's Slow Return

    No one expected Dirk Nowitzki to be able to return at full strength in the first half of the season for the Dallas Mavericks . Once Dirk was out for as long as he was, not making his season debut until Dec...

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  5. 5 Mistakes Dallas Mavericks Made with Their Roster This Season

    At 17-23, it has been somewhat of a tumultuous first half of the season for the Dallas Mavericks in 2012-2013...

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  6. Would the Dallas Mavericks Trade Away Dirk Nowitzki? Should They?

    Fresh off their victory over the Houston Rockets , the Dallas Mavericks are now winners of four straight games, which gives the team a little bit of hope in what has otherwise been a disappointing first half of the season...

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  7. 5 Expiring Contracts the Dallas Mavericks Shouldn't Renew This Offseason

    At 14-23, things are looking rather gloomy for the Dallas Mavericks this season. Dallas has made the postseason 12 consecutive times, but that streak is in serious danger, as this ...

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  8. Grading Early Returns for Dallas Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki and O.J. Mayo Pairing

    On December 23, the Dallas Mavericks finally got what they have been waiting for all season: the return of Dirk Nowitzki to the lineup...

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  9. 5 Facets of Dirk Nowitzki's Game That the Dallas Mavericks Need the Most

    After a difficult first third of their season, the Dallas Mavericks finally got the return of their best player, Dirk Nowitzki , on December 23rd against San Antonio ...

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  10. 5 Things We Want to See from the Houston Rockets in 2013

    As we turn the calendar to 2013, the Houston Rockets organization has to feel pretty good about where the direction of its franchise is heading...

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  11. How Much Should the Dallas Mavericks Offer O.J. Mayo on His Next Contract?

    Despite the teams overall struggles, no player has been a better surprise this year for the Dallas Mavericks than O.J. Mayo . Mayo was signed in the offseason in the Mavs' last effort to form a formidable squad this season...

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  12. What the Dallas Mavericks Should Wish for This Christmas

    We are just mere hours away from Christmas, but for Dallas Mavericks fans, it may be difficult to be in the holiday spirit...

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  13. Predicting the WWE World Title Reigns over the Next 5 Years

    As the WWE moves into 2013, a quick look around at the talent on the roster seems to be moving the company in the right direction...

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  14. Dallas Mavericks' Most and Least Improved Players of the Season

    After tonight's loss to the Miami Heat , the Dallas Mavericks find themselves two games under .500 on the season sitting at 12-14...

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  15. 10 Reasons the Houston Rockets Won't Make the Playoffs

    Coming off a big victory over the Knicks last night, the Rockets have to feel pretty good about where they stand right now. Houston currently sits at 12-12 and is just on the outside looking into the playoff hunt...

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  16. First Quarter Report Card Grade for Every Dallas Mavericks Player

    Still without their superstar Dirk Nowitzki, the Dallas Mavericks sit at 11-11, third in the Southwest division through the first quarter of the season...

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  17. Handing out Houston Rockets Team Awards Through the Season's 1st Quarter

    Although it certainly doesn't feel it, we are already one quarter of the way through the 2012-2013 NBA season. The Houston Rockets have been as tough a team as any to figure out this year...

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  18. Ranking the Top 5 Coolest Jerseys in Houston Rockets History

    The San Diego Rockets were founded in 1967 and moved to Houston after just four seasons. In 1971, the Rockets debuted in Houston and ever since they have been a storied NBA franchise...

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  19. Top 5 NBA Sophomore Stars That Lottery Teams Passed on

    Now that they have been in the league for over a year, we can safely assess the progress of the players drafted last year in 2011...

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  20. Players Who Must Take Great Leaps Forward for the Houston Rockets to Contend

    The revamped Houston Rockets sit at 7-8, third in the Southwest division and log-jammed in the middle of the West, tied for eighth place. Expectations were low for the Rockets coming into this year...

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  21. 5 Reasons the Dallas Mavericks Are Surviving Without Dirk Nowitzki

    Things have not come easy so far this season for the Dallas Mavericks . After starting 4-1, Dallas has lost eight of its last 11 to fall back to 7-8 on the season...

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  22. Predicting Where the Houston Rockets Can Go from Here

    The Houston Rockets are indeed a team in transition. Last year's team, who came so close to sneaking into the postseason, is gone...

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  23. How Dallas Mavericks O.J. Mayo Matches Up Against Each Starting SG in the West

    O.J. Mayo is making the Dallas Mavericks look like geniuses early this season. After failing to acquire Deron Williams in the offseason, the Mavericks induced plan b, and signed ...

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  24. How Well Can Dirk Nowitzki and Chris Kaman Work Together Once Healthy?

    After their win tonight against the lowly Washington Wizards , the Dallas Mavericks now sit at 5-4 after their first nine games of the 2012-2013 season...

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  25. 5 Predictions as the Dallas Mavericks Await Dirk Nowitzki's Return

    After getting off to a blazing-hot start without their superstar, Dirk Nowitzki, in the lineup, the Dallas Mavericks have now come back down to earth, losing three straight to fall to 4-4 on the season...

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