The Mavericks have acquired center Zaza Pachulia from Milwaukee in a move for a potential starter after missing out on DeAndre Jordan in free agency.
Chandler Parsons had 28 points, and helped the Mavericks roll to a 125-102 win over the Bucks on Sunday night. The Mavs built a 13-point lead with a 12-0 run in the first quarter.
Monta Ellis once again saved his sharp shooting for the end. Ellis hit a wild jumper at the buzzer, lifting the Mavericks over the Bucks by a score of 107-105 on Wednesday night.
Jason Kidd revealed a distrust of the Nets and a desire to get past his departure from the franchise when he returned to Brooklyn on Wednesday as coach of the Bucks.
With the NBA season right around the corner, let’s break down which five teams are the worst.
The NBA will play games in Mexico City and London next season as part of its extended global schedule. They come after a series of games in Brazil, China, Germany and Turkey.
Wright led the Mavericks with 19 points, Jose Calderon got the offense going early and finished with 18, and Dallas shrugged off the absence of Nowitzki and coach Rick Carlisle to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 106-93 Saturday night.
Mayo returns to Dallas with the Bucks on Saturday night, a fair time to revisit what went right and wrong with the Mavs and Mayo.
Termed a ‘longshot’ to come to Dallas two days ago, Monta Ellis is in the process of agreeing to a three-year Mavs deal, sources told 105.3 The Fan.
Monta Ellis’ camp says the electric guard has been contacted by the Dallas Mavericks as part of Monday’s opening of NBA free-agent shopping. Where does Dallas rank him? That’s an empty exercise without proper context.
The Miami Heat’s latest spurt might have run the Milwaukee Bucks right out of the playoffs.
Thanks to Tuesday’s 115-108 win at Milwaukee, the Mavs have won three straight roadies, four straight games and five of six. A constant? Vince Carter, who beat the Bucks by hitting three key 3-pointers in the fourth quarter on his way to 23 points, the continuation of a Vinsanity ‘groove’ that is now 22 games long.