Cuban: Mavs To Pay Tribute To American Flag, NBA & NFL Different On Anthem IssueWith the Dallas Mavericks ready to open the 2017-18 NBA regular season, team owner Mark Cuban is confident with his roster and addresses how the Mavs and NBA are different than the NFL when it comes to the National Anthem and player protests.
10 Things To Know Going Into This NBA SeasonThe 72nd regular season starts Tuesday night, when Boston heads to Cleveland and Houston goes to Golden State. The march toward April is finally getting underway.
Rooke Smith Jr. Sprains Ankle In Mavericks' Win Over HawksGian Clavell had 19 points, including five 3-pointers, and the visiting Mavericks beat the Hawks 108-94. Maxi Kleber added 16 points.
Seth Curry Out Indefinitely For Mavs With Left Leg InjuryDallas Mavericks guard Seth Curry is out indefinitely after being diagnosed with a stress reaction of his left tibia.
Mavs Rookie Shows Growth In 112-89 Loss To MagicDallas Mavericks rookie Dennis Smith Jr. has the talent and physical tools to become a standout in the NBA.
NBA Changes All-Star Game Format; Captains Will Pick TeamsThe NBA is scrapping the East against West format for its All-Star Game and will have captains pick teams this season.
Mavs Outlast Bucks In 106-104 Preseason WinJonathan Motley hit a layup with 4.1 seconds left to lift the Mavericks to a win over the Bucks. Motley scored all nine of his points in a fourth quarter that saw the Mavericks outscore the Bucks 31-20.
NBA Approves Draft Lottery, Player Resting Rules NBA owners have passed rules designed to prevent healthy players from sitting out games and teams from losing games on purpose to improve their draft position.
Rookie Smith Gives Mavs Hope In Nowitzki's 20th SeasonDennis Smith Jr. shrugged at the apparently soaring expectations for the point guard taken by the Dallas Mavericks with their highest draft position since getting Dirk Nowitzki nearly 20 years ago.
NBA First: Every Coach Who Started Last Season Is BackNBA players found new homes this offseason. A few front offices dealt with hirings and firings. There's a new arena in Detroit and a new owner looms in Houston. The league's logo was tweaked. But the coaches remain the same.
Report: Nerlens Noel Signs Qualifying Offer With MavsMavericks restricted free agent center Nerlens Noel has agreed to sign a one-year $4.1 million qualifying offer.
NBA Rookies Say Dennis Smith Jr. Is Favorite To Win Rookie Of The YearDennis Smith Jr. was already getting major hype from the media and the fans heading into his rookie season, but now he's getting praised by his peers.