Rajon Rondo of the Dallas Mavericks handles the ball against Bryce Cotton of the Utah Jazz on April 13, 2015 at EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah. (credit: Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jazz Pull Away From Mavs For 109-92 Win

Utah closed out its home schedule with a 109-92 victory over the Mavericks on Monday, as reserves played heavy minutes for both teams ahead of the season’s end.

04/14/2015

Rajon Rondo of the Dallas Mavericks shoots against Tarik Black of the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on April 12, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Mavs Stop Lakers For Season Sweep

Tyson Chandler had 20 points to lead seven Mavericks in double-figure scoring, and Dallas tuned up for the postseason with a 120-106 victory over the Lakers on Sunday night.

04/13/2015

Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks shoots a free throw against the Phoenix Suns in the second half at American Airlines Center on April 8, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Mavs Knock Suns Out Of Playoff Race

Dirk Nowitzki scored 19 points, and the Mavericks kept the Suns home from the playoffs for the fifth straight season with a 107-104 victory on Wednesday night.

04/09/2015

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Mavs Have Plenty To Play For Even With Seed All But Set

Dirk and the Mavericks have likely played the last game that matters for their seeding in the Western Conference playoffs.

04/06/2015

Andrew Bogut #12 of the Golden State Warriors dunks against the Dallas Mavericks on March 11, 2014 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Beat Mavs 123-110 For Home Court, 12th Straight Win

The Splash Brothers had a little help from the big guys, and the Golden State Warriors had a little present for record-setting coach Steve Kerr.

04/05/2015

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)

Mavs Flame Out To Rockets 108-101

James Harden scored 24 points, former Dallas guard Jason Terry hit a tie-breaking 3-pointer and the Houston Rockets beat the Mavericks 108-101 Thursday night.

04/03/2015

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Mavs Beat Thunder 135-131 Despite Westbrook Triple-Double

The Dallas Mavericks withstood a triple-double from Russell Westbrook to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 135-131.

04/01/2015

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Mavs Upgrade Monta After ‘Positive Practice’

Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle told 105.3 The Fan that he wasn’t certain Monta Ellis would be ‘playing any time soon.’ Hours later Ellis returned to Mavs practice.

03/31/2015

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Carlisle To Shan & RJ On Mavs’ ‘Elusive Formula’

The Mavericks are slipping in the Western Conference playoff race. But the confidence coach Rick Carlisle has in his club – with health the lone caveat — is not slipping.

03/31/2015

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Mavs Lose To Pacers 104-99 Without Ellis

Leading scorer Monta Ellis missed the game with a lower right leg injury, and Dallas fell to Indiana 104-99 on the road.

03/30/2015

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Diaw Scores 19 To Lead Spurs In 94-76 Win Over Mavericks

Boris Diaw scored 19 points, helping the San Antonio Spurs pull away for a 94-76 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night.

03/27/2015

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Mavs Look For Repeat Performance In San Antonio

San Antonio was unable to slow Monta Ellis in a 101-94 loss to the Mavericks on Tuesday, as the veteran guard matched his season high with 38 points.

03/27/2015