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DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 30: Monta Ellis #11 of the Dallas Mavericks shoots against the Atlanta Hawks on October 30, 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)

Energized Ellis Shines In Mavs Debut

In his debut with the Mavs, Ellis silenced the critics, pouring in a game-high 32 points on 11-of-17 shooting as Dallas topped the Hawks 118-102.

10/31/2013

Dirk Nowitzki #41 of the Dallas Mavericks takes a shot against Mike Scott #32 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)

Ellis, Nowitzki Lead Mavs Past Hawks 118-109

Monta Ellis started his Dallas career with 32 points, Dirk Nowitzki scored 24 and the Mavericks spoiled Mike Budenholzer’s coaching debut with a 118-109 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night.

10/30/2013

Dirk Nowitzki #41 of the Dallas Mavericks  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Viral Video: What Do The Mavs Say?

Dirk Nowitzki, Shawn Marion, newcomer Samuel Dalembert and their fellow Mavericks players are answering the question “What do the Mavs say?” in this viral video hit.

10/30/2013

A shot of the Dallas Mavericks logo at center court before the game against the Charlotte Bobcats on November 3, 2012 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Ex-GM Gersson Rosas: Mavs ‘Not The Best Fit For Me’

The Mavs parted ways Tuesday with GM Gersson Rosas, a conflict regarding organizational roles possibly at the core of the quickie divorce. Team owner Mark Cuban expressed ‘disappointment’ in Rosas decision to leave after just three months on the job.

10/29/2013

Dirk Nowitzki #41 of the Dallas Mavericks  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Revamped Mavs Roster Opens With Healthy Dirk

Nowitzki has two new guards in his starting lineup for the second straight year. Now the Mavericks have to see if Monta Ellis and Jose Calderon will be better than the pairing of Darren Collison and O.J. Mayo.

10/29/2013

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Mavericks GM Rosas Resigns After 3 Months

Gersson Rosas has resigned as general manager of the Dallas Mavericks just three months into his new job.

10/29/2013

DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 23:  Shelvin Mack #8 of the Atlanta Hawks dribbles the ball against Vince Carter #25 of the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center on October 23, 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)

Mavs-Hawks: Say Yes To The Dress (Rehearsal)?

So much of the talk of a ‘dress rehearsal’ in this 98-88 preseason home win over the Hawks was just talk – even as Dirk Nowitzki registered his first fourth-quarter minutes of the preseason.

10/24/2013

DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 23:  Shawn Marion #0 of the Dallas Mavericks dribbles the ball against Cartier Martin #20 of the Atlanta Hawks at American Airlines Center on October 23, 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)

Dirk Leads Mavs To Preseason Win Over Hawks

Dirk Nowitzki scored 17 points, Monta Ellis added 15 and the Dallas Mavericks beat the short-handed Atlanta Hawks 98-88 in a preseason game Wednesday night.

10/24/2013

Fab Melo  (Photo by Kent Smith/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavericks Request Waivers On Fab Melo, 3 Others

The Mavericks have requested waivers on 7-foot center Fab Melo and three other players. With Tuesday’s moves, the Mavericks roster is now stands at 16.

10/22/2013

Mavs coach Rick Carlisle (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavs’ Carlisle All About Defense In 2013-14

To say Carlisle is emphasizing defense is like saying Nowitzki didn’t enjoy a second straight year without a playoff win after leading the franchise to its first championship in 2011.

10/22/2013

Dirk Nowitzki #41 of the Dallas Mavericks shoots against Ian Mahinmi #28 of the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on October 16, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana.   (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavs Top Pacers 92-85 In Preseason

Shawn Marion had 18 points and Monta Ellis added another 13 points to help the Mavericks beat the Pacers 92-85 in a preseason game on Wednesday night.

10/16/2013

Former teammates reunited Jose Calderon and Shawn Marion go through some pre-scrimmage stretching as the Dallas Mavericks hold their annual "Mavstoberfest" fan event and intrasquad scrimmage on October 4, 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)

Calderon Set For Mavs Debut This Weekend

The Mavs believe they have the makings of a premier two-man game with newcomer Monta Ellis joining Dirk Nowitzki. But they need a third man to run the show – and at Tuesday’s practice they got one of their first long looks at the man for the job.

10/15/2013