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Mavs are basically sitting everyone tonight

It's a shame for the Mavericks this game wasn't postponed due to weather. They'll go ahead and sit most of their veterans for this game.<p>Chandler …

Shorthanded Mavericks lose to Hawks

Things didn't look good going into this game. Tyson Chandler, Amar'e Stoudemire, Chandler Parsons, and Rajon Rondo were all out. It was the second …

Amar'e makes his debut as the Mavs meet Charlotte

What have the Charlotte Hornets done lately?<p>They've lost. A lot. The Hornets are in the middle of a four game losing streak, with a mix of …

Thunder vs. Dallas Mavericks Game Recap – Feb. 19, 2015

Russell Westbrook said it at shootaround on Thursday morning – if the Thunder plays its brand of basketball, it is a tough squad to beat, regardless …

Don’t mess with Texas startups: Why the Dallas tech scene is set to explode

<i>Editor’s Note: GeekWire has partnered with UP Global and Chase to cover four Startup Week events around the country, starting with Tampa Bay earlier</i> …

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Dallas Mavs Try to Bounce Back From Bitter Loss to OKC; Houston Rockets Hope New PGs Shine

The Dallas Mavericks return home after a tough loss in Oklahoma City featuring an encore of Russell Westbrook's All-Star Game MVP performance. In …

Al-Farouq Aminu sets season highs as balanced Mavs hold off Rockets

DALLAS -- With Dirk Nowitzki and Chandler Parsons doing an injury shuttle and Rajon Rondo still easing back in after missing six games, Devin Harris …

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"The league knows my pedigree"

<b>Amar'e Stoudemire talks after the game</b><p>Stoudemire on getting out there: "It was great. I felt a little winded in the first quarter but other than that …

Mavs face the high octane North

<b>What has Toronto done lately?</b><p>The Raptors were one of the few teams in the NBA not to make a trade at some point this season before last week's trade …

Chandler Parsons out next 3 games

DALLAS -- Mavericks forward Chandler Parsons is expected to miss at least three games due to a sprain and bone bruise in his left ankle, according to …

Richard Jefferson's ridiculous dunk leaves foul taste

DALLAS -- Richard Jefferson caught the behind-the-back pass from Devin Harris and punched the rewind button.<p>In the blink of an eye, Jefferson went …

Full quoteboard for Carlisle's press conference

On the heated words exchanged just prior to Rondo's benching: "Well, it's an emotional game and we had a difference of opinion. So there was an …

Out of Nowhere: Al-Farouq Aminu and Charlie Villanueva Surprising the Mavericks

Al-Farouq Aminu and Charlie Villanueva represent a brand of niche players who are good enough at a particular basketball skill to earn playing time in the NBA. However, it's not until those players display at least moderate versatility that they can earn consistent minutes on an elite team.<p>Both …

NBA

Raptors fall apart in Dallas, lose third straight - Raptors Republic: ESPN TrueHoop Network Blog

Share Email<p>In their fourth road game in five nights, the Toronto Raptors ran out of gas in the the fourth quarter and the Dallas Mavericks jumped all …

Mavs vs Hawks preview: Atlanta faces tough test

After a hiccup with "back to back" losses before and after the All-Star break, the Atlanta Hawks righted the ship with a decisive win over the …

Raptors fall short against Mavs in Dallas

“I had some good looks early on and the guys kept finding me on some pick and rolls so I’m going to keep stepping into my shot. I definitely feel …

Mark Cuban backs spaced-out sked

DALLAS -- Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said the NBA is seriously considering altering the schedule to go later into the summer as a means of reducing …

Hawks run away and hide in 104-87 win over Mavs

For a portion of the day, it looked as if the Atlanta Hawks would not take the floor at Philips Arena on Wednesday evening. Fortunately, the match-up …

NBA

Ellis, Nowitzki help Mavericks send Raptors to third straight loss

Monta Ellis scored 20 points and Dirk Nowitzki had 18 as the Dallas Mavericks hit seven of their first 10 shots of the fourth quarter to defeat the Toronto Raptors 99-92 on Tuesday night.<p>The victory was Dallas' third straight, its longest winning streak since early January, and pulled the Mavericks …

NBA Shootaround: Villain Ball

<i>So much amazing is happening, and the Shootaround crew is back to help you keep track of it all. You’ll find takes on moments you might’ve missed</i> …

Breaking Down How Amar'e Stoudemire Is Fitting in with Dallas Mavericks

On the surface, the recent acquisition of Amar'e Stoudemire by the Dallas Mavericks doesn't make a ton of sense.<p>Stoudemire is a shoot-first, offensive-minded player who provides next to nothing as a defender. His effort level has never been in question, but he consistently struggles to protect the …

NBA

NBA scores 2015: Vintage Dirk Nowitzki leads late Mavericks' comeback against Blazers

Nowitzki forced overtime with a game-tying three and led his team to a wild win on Saturday.<p>Portland had already held off a couple Dallas Mavericks runs in the fourth quarter and with a 94-83 lead and less than two minutes remaining, had Dallas dead in the water. Few teams come back from a …

Basketball

Dirk Nowitzki On Chandler Parsons: ‘We Think He Dresses Like Justin Bieber’

We’re hardly an authority on fashion, but possess a grasp of pop culture just firm enough to know that Dirk Nowitzki didn’t mean this as a compliment to Chandler Parsons. Discussing his sharpshooting teammate participating in the NBA’s All-Style Fashion Show during All-Star weekend, Nowitzki …

Dirk Nowitzki Will Replace Injured Anthony Davis in NBA All-Star Game

Dirk Nowitzki is headed to his 13th NBA All-Star game. The Dallas Mavericks forward has reportedly been selected to replace New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis for the Western Conference this weekend, as first reported by ESPN's Tim MacMahon :<p>The NBA made things official via Adi Joseph of <i>USA</i> …

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Dirk's big dunk helps West win

I'll be honest: I did not expect Dirk to do much in this game. I expected he would play a gentleman's couple of minutes, take a shot or three, and …

Dirk Nowitzki Throws Down Dunk off Lob in All-Star Game, Celebrates

At this point in his career, the 36-year-old Dirk Nowitzki isn't afraid to celebrate when he throws down a dunk.<p>Late in the second quarter of the 2015 NBA All-Star Game, the 7'0" Nowitzki went up to get a Stephen Curry lob and finished off the alley-oop.<p>After the dunk, Nowitzki had a good time …

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