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Gameday Recap: Dallas Mavericks Snap Three-Game Losing Streak
December 18th, 2012 at 9:24 PM
The Dallas Mavericks got big fourth quarter performances from O.J. Mayo and Chris Kaman to snap a three-game losing streak and beat the Philadelphia 76ers Tuesday night 107-100. The win improves the Mavs to 8-3 at home, but more importantly, gets Dallas back to 12-13 with the next six opponents on...

Shawn Marion and Chris Kaman are Game-time Decisions for Monday Night’s Game Against Sacramento Kings
December 10th, 2012 at 11:55 AM
Dallas Mavericks forward Shawn Marion, who has a strained right groin, will be a game time decision for Monday night's home game against the Sacramento Kings. Marion missed the win in Houston on Saturday night. "It feels a lot better," Marion said. Marion leads the club with an average of 7.1 rebounds a...

Gameday Preview: Refreshed Dallas Mavericks Take on Los Angeles Clippers
December 5th, 2012 at 3:48 PM
The Dallas Mavericks have been off since Saturday, and they take on the Los Angeles Clippers Wednesday night in Los Angeles. The last time the Mavs were in Staples Center, it was opening night and Dallas put up arguably its best performance of the year, beating the Los Angeles Lakers 99-91. ***PHOTO1*** It...

Gameday Recap: Dallas Mavericks Lose a Tough One to Philadelphia 76ers
November 27th, 2012 at 9:31 PM
The Dallas Mavericks suffered a familiar fate en route to a 100-98 loss in the final seconds on the road against the Philadelphia 76ers. During a 12-0 run for the 76ers that gave them the lead for good, the Mavs committed turnovers on six consecutive possessions. Dallas now has a significant...

Gameday Recap: Dallas Mavericks Struggle in Overtime, Fall to Golden State Warriors
November 20th, 2012 at 4:19 PM
The Dallas Mavericks allowed the Golden State Warriors to score the first seven points in overtime, and Dallas could never recover after tying the game late in regulation. The Mavs lost to the Warriors 105-101. Dallas is now 0-2 in overtime this year. O.J. Mayo scored all 11 of Dallas' overtime points....

Gameday Recap: Dallas Mavericks Withstand Rally, Beat Lowly Washington Wizards
November 14th, 2012 at 10:07 PM
The Dallas Mavericks decided on Wednesday night that they were going to take their foot off the throat of the Washington Wizards. It almost turned out to be a fatal mistake, as the Wizards made a valiant comeback in the fourth quarter. However, the Mavs escaped with a 107-101 win against...

Gameday Recap: Dallas Mavericks Survive Second Half to Beat Toronto Raptors, Win Third Straight
November 8th, 2012 at 12:30 AM
The Dallas Mavericks led by double digits throughout Wednesday night's game against the Toronto Raptors Dallas used a third consecutive 30-point first quarter to propel themselves to a double-digit lead pretty much all night against the Raptors, before letting them make a late run. The Mavs ended up winning their third...

Gameday Preview: Dallas Mavericks to Be Without Four Players Against Toronto Raptors
November 7th, 2012 at 4:12 PM
The Dallas Mavericks finish up their three-game homestand with a matchup against the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night. Dallas will try to go the 4-1 on the young season with a shorthanded team. The Mavs are already without Dirk Nowitzki for at least a few more weeks. Shawn Marion is out for...

Gameday Recap: Dallas Mavericks Pull Away from Portland Trail Blazers, Move to 3-1 on Young Season
November 5th, 2012 at 11:30 PM
The Dallas Mavericks used another big game from O.J. Mayo to propel them to a second straight blowout win Monday night at the American Airlines Center. Mayo scored 32 as the Mavs beat the Portland Trail Blazers 114-91. Mayo, Dallas' first year shooting guard, helped the Mavs move to 3-1 on...

Gameday Preview: Dallas Mavericks Continue Homestand Against Portland Trail Blazers, Rodrigue Beaubois Questionable
November 5th, 2012 at 4:53 PM
The Dallas Mavericks continue a three-game homestand tonight as they take on the Portland Trail Blazers at the American Airlines Center. For the second game of this homestand, an interesting Portland team will be the task at hand. This Northwest Division foe includes one of the best power forwards in the...

Gameday Recap: Dallas Mavericks Handle Charlotte Bobcats, Win Home Opener
November 3rd, 2012 at 11:00 PM
The Dallas Mavericks used seven three-pointers from O.J. Mayo to help them run away with the victory against the Charlotte Bobcats, winning their home opener 126-99. Mayo ended up with 30 points as Dallas improved to a perfect 16-0 all-time against the Bobcats. Dallas improved to 2-1 on the young season. Darren...

Gameday Preview: Dallas Mavericks Start Home Portion of Schedule Against Charlotte Bobcats
November 3rd, 2012 at 5:00 PM
The Dallas Mavericks play their home opener on Saturday night against the Charlotte Bobcats. They returned home after going 1-1 on the season-opening back-to-back on the road against the Los Angeles Lakers and the Utah Jazz. The season got off to an encouraging start with a dominating win in LA on...

Dallas Mavericks Bring in Center Troy Murphy, Waive Eddy Curry
November 3rd, 2012 at 7:00 AM
Veteran power forward/center Troy Murphy has been brought in to play for the Dallas Mavericks, signing a deal through the season. To make room for Murphy, Dallas waived center Eddy Curry after only two games this season, still leaving the Mavs roster at the required 15 players. In two games, Curry...

Dallas Mavericks Need to Trim Roster to 15 Players by 4:00 PM Today
October 29th, 2012 at 1:15 PM
The Dallas Mavericks waived Chris Douglas-Roberts and Melvin Ely over the weekend to trim their roster to 16 players, and they have until the 4:00 PM NBA deadline this afternoon to trim the roster to the 15 players that are required for the start of the season. According to ESPNDallas.com, the...

Dallas Mavericks Finish Preseason 4-4 After Win Against Charlotte Bobcats
October 27th, 2012 at 7:00 AM
The Dallas Mavericks were in control most of the game and used a 14-0 run to finish off the Charlotte Bobcats 99-82 Friday night. They finish the preseason 4-4. ***PHOTO1*** Now Dallas must focus and get ready for the season opener against the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday. The Mavs are not...

Dallas Mavericks Lose to Oklahoma City Thunder, Still Without Key Players
October 24th, 2012 at 11:00 PM
The Dallas Mavericks lost to the Oklahoma City Thunder Wednesday night 88-76, which comes as no surprise as the Mavs were playing one of the league's best teams without some key players. Shawn Marion and Vince Carter stayed in Dallas to get rested for next Tuesday's season opener against the Los...

Dallas Mavericks Face Oklahoma City Thunder Tonight Without Key Players
October 24th, 2012 at 4:27 PM
The Dallas Mavericks travel to Wichita tonight to take on the Oklahoma City Thunder in their second to last preseason game before the season opens next Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** They will play the Thunder without some key pieces. Dirk Nowitzki and Chris Kaman are out with their respective injuries. But Shawn Marion and Vince...

After Losing to Phoenix Suns, Dallas Mavericks Show Promise on Offense, but Need to Improve on Defense and Turnovers
October 18th, 2012 at 4:17 PM
When the Dallas Mavericks reassembled their team during the offseason, fans knew that it would take time for the team to develop chemistry. Even though Darren Collison and O.J. Mayo played pickup ball in Los Angeles, and Chris Kaman and Elton Brand were former teammates, learning the new system under...

O.J. Mayo’s Bad Play Thus Far Can Only Improve
October 10th, 2012 at 4:55 PM
Newly signed Dallas Mavericks shooting guard O.J. Mayo has had a tough first two games of the preseason, his first in preparation for a debut season with the Mavs. Those two games might be already getting underneath his skin, showing signs of frustration at practice this week. Mayo had to restart...

Dallas Mavericks Fall to FC Barcelona, 1-1 in Preseason
October 9th, 2012 at 5:35 PM
The Dallas Mavericks, without Dirk Nowitzki, lost to FC Barcelona on Tuesday. They fall to 1-1 in preseason play thus far. The Mavs had three players in double figures, Darren Collison with 14, Chris Kaman with 15, and Elton Brand with 10. O.J. Mayo did not have a good game, going...