Stephen Curry made a shot with 3 seconds remaining to cap a sensational finishing stretch, rallying the Warriors from 18 points down to beat the Mavs 95-93 on Wednesday.
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.
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.
New Mavericks guard Jose Calderon makes his first career appearance on the Ben and Skin show to talk about the upcoming season!
Shawn Marion had 13 points and eight rebounds, leading the Dallas Mavericks to an 89-83 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats on Saturday night.
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.
Monta Ellis and Jose Calderon are the new starting guards in another roster makeover for the Dallas Mavericks.
Jose Calderon led the NBA in 3-point shooting at 46 percent last season. He had spent his entire eight-year career with Toronto before going to Detroit in a three-team deal.
With Chris Paul re-upping in Los Angeles and a Bledsoe trade requiring the taking on of ballast, the Mavs point guard attention quickly turned to Jose Calderon.