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How Shawn Marion Has Morphed Into A Shooting Threat

The Corner 3 is the most efficient jump shot in the NBA. It’s a small sample size, but Shawn Marion is 7-12 from the corners, which makes the Mavs a dangerous team.

11/22/2013

Shawn Marion of the Dallas Mavericks  (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Marion Battles Groin Strain, Mavs May Need ‘Food Chain’

There is good news for Shawn Marion, highlighted by the way he is performing as the Mavs’ Swiss Army Knife, and of course also involving the work of his 8-4 team. But there is challenging news, too

11/21/2013

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Rick Carlisle Does His Best ‘Popovich’ Impersonation

Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle did his best ‘Gregg Popovich’ impression during Wednesday night’s game against the Rockets.

11/21/2013

Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks (credit: Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Dirk Passes Reggie On NBA Scoring List

Dirk Nowitzki continued his climb up the record books on Wednesday night, hitting a free throw and moving past Reggie Miller on the NBA’s all-time scoring list.

11/21/2013

DALLAS, TX - NOVEMBER 20: Dirk Nowitzki #41 and the Dallas Mavericks celebrates during the game against the Houston Rockets on November 20, 2013 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Danny Bollinger/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavs Top Rockets In Up Tempo ‘Pillow Fight’

Houston and Dallas combined to shoot nearly 57 percent from the floor as the Mavs rallied from 18 down to top the Rockets 123-120.

11/21/2013

DALLAS, TX - NOVEMBER 18: Monta Ellis #11 of the Dallas Mavericks drives against James Anderson #9 of the Philadelphia 76ers on November 18, 2013 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas.  Copyright 2013 NBAE (credit: Danny Bollinger/NBAE via Getty Images)

Ellis Leads Way In 2nd Half, Mavs Top 76ers 97-94

Monta Ellis scored 24 points, including 13 in the third quarter when Dallas took its first lead, and the Mavericks beat the Philadelphia 76ers 97-94 Monday night.

11/18/2013

DALLAS, TX - NOVEMBER 12: Dirk Nowitzki #41 of the Dallas Mavericks shoots a 3 pointer to move into 16th place on the NBA's all time scoring list against the Washington Wizards on November 12, 2013 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Dirk Passes ‘The Logo’ As Mavs Top Wiz

Dirk Nowitzki scored 19 points in a 105-95 win at the AAC to propel him over Lakers great Jerry West for 16th place on the NBA’s all-time scoring list.

11/12/2013

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - NOVEMBER 06: Vince Carter #25 of the Dallas Mavericks passes the ball against the Oklahoma City Thunder on November 06, 2013 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavs’ Carter Suspended One Game For Elbow At OKC

Dallas Mavericks forward Vince Carter has been suspended one game without pay for throwing an elbow at the head of Thunder center Steven Adams on Wednesday night.

11/08/2013

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - NOVEMBER 06: Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder goes to the basket against the Dallas Mavericks on November 06, 2013 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Westbrook, Durant Lead Thunder Past Mavs, 107-93

Kevin Durant had 23 points and 10 assists, and Russell Westbrook scored 22 points as Oklahoma City pulled away in the second half for a 107-93 victory over Dallas on Wednesday night.

11/07/2013

DALLAS, TX - NOVEMBER 5: Monta Ellis #11 of the Dallas Mavericks dunks against the Los Angeles Lakers on November 5, 2013 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavs Put Weapons On Display In Blowout Of L.A.

The Dallas Mavericks continued putting their offensive weaponry on display in Tuesday’s 123-104 home win over the Lakers.

11/05/2013

DALLAS, TX - NOVEMBER 5: Pau Gasol #16 of the Los Angeles Lakers handles the ball against DeJuan Blair #45 of the Dallas Mavericks on November 5, 2013 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Dominating ‘Inside-Out’ Performance Lifts Mavs Over Lakers

The Mavericks controlled the boards, out-rebounding the Lakers 50-35 and shot 13-for-27 (48.1%) from beyond the arc en route to a 123-104 win.

11/05/2013

DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 30:  Monta Ellis #11 of the Dallas Mavericks takes a shot against Paul Millsap #4 of the Atlanta Hawks at American Airlines Center on October 30, 2013 in Dallas, Texas.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Monta Leads Mavs To ‘Ball-Buster’ Opening Win

“This was a ball-buster game,’ said coach Rick Carlisle, whose Mavs survived all the ‘busting’ with a 118-109 season-opening win over visiting Atlanta on Wednesday.

10/31/2013