After Luka Doncic signed his rookie super-max extension, the typical keep-the-powder-dry Dallas Mavericks no longer had their coveted cap flexibility. … making the contract extensions on Dorian Finney-Smith all the more imperative.. To some, Finney-Smith doesn't pop off the page as anything special. Moreover, his stats certainly don't seem to...
NBA opening night, as always, occurs in star-studded fashion. However, this year had a bit more hype as the NBA advertised the 2021-2022 season as its 75th anniversary year. To honor the 75th season, the NBA formulated a top-76 list (due to a tie) consisting of modern and past eras players.
It’s finally here, the season opener for the Dallas Mavericks. They will tip off the season Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Atlanta. We know you have questions. You sent us a few of them. Here, you will get an array of answers from the mavs.com experts (using that term loosely), Dwain Price, Bobby Karalla and Eddie Sefko.
DALLAS - As the start of the NBA regular season rapidly approaches, there is still time to ponder the results the Dallas Mavericks achieved during the preseason. The Mavericks pulled off a perfect 4-0 record during the 2021-22 preseason. All but one of Dallas' victories featured a double-figure margin of victory — including a 68-point blowout over the Charlotte Hornets.
For Dallas Mavericks fans shut out of local Mavs broadcasts due to streaming service agreements, there may be a solution coming — from Major League Baseball?. MLB is reportedly discussing launching a streaming service for the 2023 season that would allow fans in local markets to watch their hometown team’s games without subscribing to cable.
DALLAS - The Dallas Mavericks and the NBA family, led by Mavs owner Mark Cuban, have in recent years worked to guide former NBA guard Delonte West out of trouble. But West, 38, was arrested on Tuesday night following an encounter with Boynton Beach, Fla. police, according to WPTV in Florida.
Haralabos “Bob” Voulgaris, the former gambler/numbers geek/shadow GM of the Mavs, came in out of the cold Thursday in an ESPN podcast in which he depicted his former workplace as a “telenovela” and his starring role as that of an innocent genius trying to save the ship. Think of the professor on Gilligan’s Island.
Let’s get this out of the way up front: these are not trades that would happen tomorrow or in the next few weeks. The purpose of this is to draw attention to situations where the Mavericks could take advantage of a scenario where a player is on a team that he either no longer wants to be a part of, doesn’t fit the timeline of, or where there’s a logjam at that position on the player’s current team.
The Dallas Mavericks’ season is about to start, and before we start living and dying with every bounce of the ball, let’s have a laugh. Below are some of your favorite Mavericks’ off court activities, some fun memes, and a Lakers legend giving a Mavericks legend some shooting advice. Kristaps...
We made it. The last game of meaningless basketball is tonight, as the Milwaukee Bucks welcome the Dallas Mavericks for the finale of the 2021 NBA preseason. We’re expecting another 80ish games that are similarly meaningless for the reigning NBA champions until they really start to matter again, but we just gotta take it one day at a time.
After a shortened 2020-21 season with COVID-19 restrictions and reduced capacity home games, Mavs fans can enjoy a semblance of normalcy this season. The Mavericks tip off their season in Atlanta on Thursday and will play their home opener next Tuesday. Keeping up with new rules on mask restrictions, vaccination policies and other new policies may be overwhelming, but don’t worry -- we have you covered with answers to all the questions you might have about attending Mavs games this season.
Back-to-back first-round playoff exits for a team featuring one of the league’s most exciting players in Luka Doncic weighed heavily in Dallas. The eventual shakeup this offseason included a mutual parting of ways with longtime president of basketball operations Donnie Nelson and the resignation of coach Rick Carlisle after a 13-year run in Dallas.
Although the Dallas Mavericks franchise lacks the abundant championship hardware as NBA top-tier franchises like the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers, the sentiments feel similar. Mavericks boss Mark Cuban honored the founding owner Don Carter following the franchise's success over the Miami Heat in 2011. History means something to...
The Dallas Mavericks had a franchise-altering night on June 24, 1998, by pulling off two separate trades for future Hall of Famers. They acquired Steve Nash from the Phoenix Suns and made a draft pick swap to land Dirk Nowitzki. The duo teamed with Michael Finley to give the Mavs a “Big 3” of developing players with star potential.
The Dallas Mavericks will take on the Charlotte Hornets in a road matchup for the team's third performance of the 2021-22 NBA preseason. Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis are expected to play 'starter minutes' in Wednesday's matchup in what will be the Mavericks' closest performance to a 'dress rehearsal' so far in preseason action. However, they will sit 'somewhere in the middle of the fourth quarter.'
A second consecutive first-round playoff exit at the hands of the Los Angeles Clippers was a bitter end to the 2020-21 season for the Dallas Mavericks. The seven-game loss, combined with turmoil in the front office, led to a major offseason shake up. Now, with a new general manager, a...
DALLAS - The Dallas Mavericks made headlines this offseason after no shortage of significant changes. Donnie Nelson and Rick Carlisle both no longer are with the organization. Additionally, Kristaps Porzingis was a staple in trade rumors, but there's a clean slate after a coaching change. During a recent episode of...
Gambling on sports is never easy but always fun. Or it’s always easy but never fun. I’m not sure. Either way, it’s time for the Dallas Mavericks to open their 2021-22 season, which means it’s time to take a look at all of the gambling odds you need, and also provide a little advice. Let’s get into it!