Dirk Nowitzki missed from several of his usual spots as Dallas blew a lead in the fourth quarter of its playoff-opening loss to San Antonio.
The 7-foot German – relatively new dad and old hand at this postseason thing after missing last year for the first time since 2000 – is just happy to be back in what he calls the ‘big dance,’ a little phrase he stole himself.
Monta Ellis has been shrugging off the skeptics throughout his first season with Dallas.
The NBA announced the preliminary schedule for the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs today.
Some people already know that The Fan’s Jeff’ Skin’ Wade of the Ben & Skin show moonlights with the Mavs as a basketball analyst for the TV broadcasts. What most people may not know – is that he is hilarious!
The NBA announced Monday that Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis was named as the Western Conference Player of the Week for games played from April 7-13, 2014.
Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is backing his public address announcer after the team had to pay a $25,000 fine because the announcer criticized referee Danny Crawford on Twitter after a recent game.
The Dallas Mavericks in-house PA announcer has been suspended for two games by the NBA after going on a twitter rant bashing the officials following the Mavs loss to the Golden State Warriors on April 1st.
Dirk Nowitzki called in to the Ben and Skin Show to discuss if he’d play for cheap next year, his favorite running mates, and if he should ever take a night off.
Mark Cuban has many colorful phrases he uses to explain his business policies. One often-used gem from the Dallas Mavericks owner: “Pigs get fat, hogs get slaughtered.”
Maybe I have too much faith in the Mavericks right now. I just think this team is finally starting to click.
Dallas hasn’t beaten any of its likely first-round opponents in more than two months — and that’s assuming the Mavericks get in after a 12-year streak of reaching the playoffs ended last season.