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Dirk Nowitzki Reflects On His Time With President Obama

After the overtime loss to the Utah Jazz, Dirk Nowitzki took a question about his memories of President Obama and he reflected on his personal time with him. On a second night of a back-to-back, the Dallas Mavericks had an overtime thriller where they came out on the losing end to the Utah Jazz. For […] Dirk Nowitzki Reflects On His Time With President Obama - The Smoking Cuban...
Via The Smoking Cuban
10 hours ago

Dallas Mavericks Look for Win in Second Game of Back to Back vs Utah

After falling in a tough loss versus the Miami Heat last night, the Dallas Mavericks look to go .500 on their back-to-back against the young Utah Jazz. The Dallas Mavericks are 14-28 and currently ranked 14th in the Western Conference, yet winning  is still the goal in the Big D. Somehow Dallas is only 4 […] Dallas Mavericks Look for Win in Second Game of Back to Back vs Utah...
Via The Smoking Cuban
21 hours ago

Mavs Hope to Inaugurate a New Win Streak On Superhero Night

  Via: AP Photo/LM Otero   Coming off a loss in Miami yesterday, the Dallas Mavericks are back in Dallas to take on the Utah Jazz on Superhero Night!     What to Watch for:   The Mavs are playing the second night of a back-to-back tonight and have played in back-to-back games seven times so far1 this season.  In back-to-back games, the Mavs are 4-10 and 0-6 on the second...
Via Mavs Fanatic
23 hours ago

Takeaways, Player Grades in Dallas Mavericks Loss to Heat

The Dallas Mavericks went to Miami trying to extend their winning streak, but left with another loss on the season. Heading to Miami on the first night of a back-to-back, Dallas looked to extend their three game winning streak before coming back home on Friday night. Dallas played their last game on Tuesday night in […] Takeaways, Player Grades in Dallas Mavericks Loss to Heat...
Via The Smoking Cuban
1 day ago

Mavericks Aim To Put Out The Heat, Look For 4th Straight Win

  The Dallas Mavericks are riding a three-game win streak and man does it feel good to say that. Coming off a last second win against the Chicago Bulls, the Mavericks (14-27) are looking to carry that momentum into South Beach as they take on the Miami Heat Thursday night.    Before we continue, let’s flashback to Tuesday night as Wesley Matthews had his bag of arrows ready...
Via Mavs Fanatic
2 days ago

Mavericks edge Bulls 99-98 for 3rd straight win

CHICAGO (AP) Wesley Matthews made a go-ahead 3-pointer from the wing with 12 seconds left, and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Chicago Bulls 99-98 on Tuesday night for their first three-game winning streak of the season. Six players scored in double figures for the Mavericks, including all five starters. Harrison Barnes had 20 points, Seth Curry added 18 and Dirk Nowitzki finished...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Matthews leads Mavericks to 98-87 win over T-Wolves

DALLAS (AP) Wesley Matthews scored 19 points and Dirk Nowitzki added 17 and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 98-87 Sunday. J.J. Barea scored 15 points for Dallas, and Deron Williams had 13 points and 10 assists. Gorgui Dieng scored 21 points and Andrew Wiggins had 19 for the Timberwolves, who had their three-game winning streak snapped. Dallas broke open...
Via Associated Press
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Baylor guard Jackson rejoins Mavs on 10-day contract

DALLAS (AP) Former Baylor guard Pierre Jackson is returning for a second stint in Dallas after signing a 10-day contract with the Mavericks. Jackson was originally signed from the team's NBA Development League team on Dec. 27. He was waived less than two weeks later after appearing in four games, averaging 3.0 points in 7.1 minutes. The 25-year-old Jackson has averaged a D-league...
Via Associated Press
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Cuban ‘would love’ an NBA team in Mexico

Like the NFL, the NBA has its thoughts on global expansion. The NBA’s NBA’s Global Games series has helped grow the league’s presence around the world. Along with this comes a growing sense of some important names within in the league hinting that teams outside of the United States could be a good thing. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is now one of the biggest supporters...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Luke Walton: Lamar Odom coaching Lakers not close to happening

Lamar Odom is out of rehab and reportedly doing much better. There even is some talk about him potentially helping the Lakers as a coach. TMZ Sports caught up with Odom this week and asked whether the former Sixth Man of the Year had interest in coaching the Lakers. He said he did. In fact, first-year Lakers head coach Luke Walton confirmed on Tuesday that he and Odom had spoken...
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Mavs center Andrew Bogut has no desire to stay in Dallas

The season is not playing out well for the Dallas Mavericks, and center Andrew Bogut is ready to get himself out of there at the first possible opportunity. That’s how it seems at least based on recent comments made in an interview with Sky Sports Radio in Australia. Bogut made sure to mention he will be a free agent at the end of the season and referred to himself as a tradeable...
Via The Comeback
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Andrew Bogut asks to come off bench for Mavs: ‘I won’t be offended’

Andrew Bogut has accumulated a lot of wear on his 32-year-old tires, and it looks like he has accepted the reality that comes along with it. According to Tim MacMahon of ESPN, the Dallas Mavericks big man will be coming off the bench for the foreseeable future after volunteering to do so. “There’s no point of starting with Dirk [Nowitzki] and then getting pulled 30 seconds into...
Via Larry Brown Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Trevor Ariza, teammates wanted to confront Salah Mejri after insults and flagrant fouls during game

Apparently Trevor Ariza and Salah Mejri don’t like each other very much. Ariza’s Rockets took down the Dallas Mavericks Tuesday in a chippy affair containing plenty of trash talk and ejections. After getting ejected, Ariza and his teammates apparently waited outside the Marvericks locker room for Mejri, per ESPN’s Tim MacMahon: Trevor Ariza, joined by several teammates,...
Via The Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Rockets-Mavericks the next big NBA rivalry?

The Houston Rockets and Dallas Mavericks are at opposite ends of the Western Conference standings. The Rockets at 24-9 are third in the West while the Mavs at 9-23 are in the cellar of the West. Despite their opposite places in the standings, the two teams could be barreling toward the next big NBA rivalry. On Tuesday, the Rockets beat the Mavs in Dallas 123-107 to improve to 4...
Via The Comeback
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Patrick Beverley yells at Rick Carlisle after game

Things got pretty heated between the Houston Rockets and Dallas Mavericks during and after Tuesday’s game between the teams. The Rockets beat the Mavs 123-107 in the fourth meeting of the season between the squads. There were eight technical fouls called in the contest — five on the Rockets and three on the Mavs. Trevor Ariza was ejected from the game and then confronted an...
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Cuban wants Donald Trump to invest $100 billion in robotics

Robotics should be the future for the next president, says Mark Cuban. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban wants his best buddy, president-elect Donald Trump, to look towards the future and reallocate $100 billion from his proposed $1 trillion infrastructure investments towards robotics. Dear Mr President , My Suggestion for Infrastructure Spending: I happen to be a fan of the…...
Via The Comeback
December 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Nowitzki’s injury woes have changed his retirement outlook

Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki is having a hard time staying on the court. Nowitzki has only played in five games this year thanks to injuries, which has put his retirement plans in doubt. It’s no secret the future Hall of Famer had planned on playing 20 years with Dallas, meaning he’d stick with it through the 2018 season. Now, though, Nowitzki doesn’t sound so sure...
Via The Sports Daily
December 14, 2016  |  Discuss
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