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For Mavs, Draft Again Shaping Up As Prelude To Free Agency

Dallas has the 21st pick in the second round Thursday night, and three openings in the starting lineup after finding out for sure on the eve of the draft that guard Monta Ellis will opt out of the final year of his contract

06/24/2015

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Mavs G Monta Ellis To Opt-Out Of Final Season

Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis will opt out of the final year of his contract and become an unrestricted free agent, CBS 11 has learned.

06/24/2015

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Flashback: 5 Memorable Photos From Mavs’ 2011 Title

On June 12, 2011, the Dallas Mavericks earned the franchise’s first and only NBA Title by defeating the Miami Heat.

06/12/2015

Germany's Dirk Nowitzki  jumps with the ball during EuroBasket 2011 (Photo ny JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Nowitzki To Play For Germany In EuroBasket 2015

Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki has ended his international retirement and will play for Germany in EuroBasket 2015.

06/04/2015

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Dirk Answers Fan Questions On Periscope

Does Mark Cuban have body odor? Dirk answers fans questions during a 14-minute Periscope session.

05/14/2015

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Mavs’ Chandler Parsons Undergoes Knee Surgery

The Dallas Mavericks have announced that injured forward Chandler Parsons underwent arthroscopic surgery today to address a cartilage injury to his right knee.

05/01/2015

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Dirk, Mavs Head Into Yet Another Uncertain Offseason

Dirk and the Mavs are headed into yet another uncertain offseason after failing to advance in the playoffs for the fourth straight year since winning the franchise’s first championship.

04/29/2015

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Houston Rockets Social Media Manager Fired For Mavs Tweet

After the Dallas Mavericks lost last night’s first round playoff series to the Houston Rockets in Game 5, a tweet was sent from the Rockets official account.

04/29/2015

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Mavs Season Ends As Rockets Advance 103-94

After an inspired performance at home in Game 4, the Mavericks lose to the Rockets 103-94 in Houston.

04/28/2015

Josh Smith of the Houston Rockets dribbles the ball against the Mavs' Dirk Nowitzki Thursday night at the AAC.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Preview: Mavs Return To Houston For Game 5

The Dallas Mavericks proved too proud to suffer a four-game sweep against one of their in-state rivals, though a cold shooting night from the Houston Rockets certainly helped.

04/28/2015

Dirk Nowitzki #41 and Monta Ellis #11 of the Dallas Mavericks celebrate a made basket against the Houston Rockets during Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs on April 26, 2015 in Dallas. (credit: Danny Bollinger/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nowitzki Still Working With Mavs In Trouble Against Rockets

As usual, Dirk Nowitzki stayed on the practice court long after the rest of the Dallas players, shooting jumper after jumper on a day between first-round playoff games against Houston. Never mind that the Mavericks trailed 3-0 in the series.

04/27/2015

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Source: No Suspension For Tyson For Mavs ‘Punch’

Center Tyson Chandler will not be suspended for Tuesday’s Game 5 of his Mavs vs.Rockets series in Houston.

04/27/2015