2011 NBA Champions

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Obama Welcomes NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks

President Barack Obama is hailing the Dallas Mavericks at the White House seven months after they beat the Miami Heat in the NBA finals.

01/09/2012

Dallas Mavericks Head Coach Rick Carlisle talks with his team. (credit: Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

President Obama Honors NBA’s Dallas Mavericks At White House

President Barack Obama is beginning the week by hosting the NBA world champion Dallas Mavericks at the White House.

01/09/2012

The White House is seen in Washington, DC. (credit: El Kebir Lamrani/AFP/Getty Images)

It’s Official! Mavs To Visit The White House Next Week

First the Dallas Mavericks topped their 11th straight 50-win season with an NBA championship, then the NBA lockout gave the league it’s first work stoppage since the 1998-99 season. But the Mavs are back on the hardwood and next week they celebrate the championship with President Barack Obama.

01/04/2012

Dallas Mavericks v Miami Heat - Game Six

Mavs & NBA Differ On Who Set Up White House Trip

The Mavericks are getting their White House trip, though Mark Cuban and the NBA disagree on how it was arranged.

01/03/2012

Mark Cuban of the Dallas Mavericks poses for a portrait after defeating the Miami Heat during Game 6 of the 2011 NBA Finals on June 12, 2011 at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (credit: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Cuban Touts NBA Championship In Perot Legal Fight

An NBA championship can provide fame and fortune. In Mark Cuban’s case it also provides legal ammunition when fighting a lawsuit claiming mismanagement.

06/22/2011

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Senate Resolution Celebrates Mavs Championship

Your NBA champs are getting some love on Capitol Hill. Senators Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) sponsored and passed a resolution congratulating the Dallas Mavericks on winning the Finals.

06/17/2011

2011 NBA Finals Practice

Brian Cardinal Talks With RAGE

Dallas Mavericks star Brian Cardinal (aka Custodian) stops by to talk with RAGE about winning the NBA Championship and what he would like to have instead of an NBA Championship Ring.

105.3 The Fan–06/16/2011

Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks cheers during the Dallas Mavericks Victory Parade on June 16, 2011 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

200,000 Fans Attend Mavs Victory Parade

Thousands of Dallas Mavericks fans flooded into downtown Dallas Thursday to celebrate the city’s first sports title in over a decade.

06/16/2011

Germany's Dirk Nowitzki watches the ball

Germany’s Merkel Lauds Nowitzki’s NBA Triumph

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has congratulated Dirk Nowitzki on winning the MVP in the Dallas Mavericks’ NBA finals triumph.

06/15/2011

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Mavs Founder Speaks Out About Championship Win

When Don Carter founded the Mavericks in 1980, Dallas was a football town. “Everybody thought we were crazy trying to bring the NBA here” said Carter.

06/14/2011