Minnesota Timberwolves

J.J. Barea of the Dallas Mavericks drives against Mo Williams of the Minnesota Timberwolves on February 2, 2015 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavs Top Wolves 100-94 Without Rondo

J.J. Barea had 10 points while starting in Rajon Rondo’s place, helping the Mavs get a 100-94 win over Minnesota, which had Ricky Rubio back for the first time in nearly three months.

02/03/2015

Tyson Chandler of the Dallas Mavericks goes for the lay up against the Minnesota Timberwolves during the game on January 21, 2015 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (credit: Jordan Johnson/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavericks Roll Over Timberwolves 98-75

Dallas led lowly Minnesota by 23 points midway through the fourth quarter, and there was center Tyson Chandler, diving to the floor like it was Game 7 of the NBA Finals.

01/22/2015

Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers waves to the crowd after passing Michael Jordan on the all-time scoring list with a free throw in the second quarter of the game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on December 14, 2014 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Kobe Passes Jordan On NBA Scoring List

Kobe Bryant has reached rarefied air. The Lakers star passed Michael Jordan for third on the NBA’s career scoring list Sunday night in a 100-94 win over the Timberwolves.

12/15/2014

Jose Barea (L) and Dirk Nowitzki (R) of the Dallas Mavericks celebrate a point against the Miami Heat during Game 6 of the NBA Finals on June 12, 2011 at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (Photo: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Could JJ Barea Return To Dallas?

Tyson Chandler, a member of the Mavericks’ 2011 NBA Championship team, returned to Dallas this offseason. Could another beloved Mav be nearing a return?

10/27/2014

Billboards light up signaling the return of LeBron James to the Cleveland Cavaliers after a short 'detour' on July 11, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. 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 2014 NBAE (credit: David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: LeBron’s Summer Of Love

Since this has become LeBron’s summer of love we can turn this into a campy double-entendre, with the lights squarely on Kevin Love, who is supposedly LeBron’s 7-foot bridge to bringing the Larry O’Brien Trophy to Cleveland.

07/18/2014

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NBA Expands Games To Mexico & London

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.

05/29/2014

Kevin Love #42 of the Minnesota Timberwolves shoots against Shawn Marion #0 of the Dallas Mavericks on March 19, 2014 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Danny Bollinger/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavs Fall To Timberwolves 123-122 In OT

Kevin Love scored 35 points, Ricky Rubio had a triple-double, and the Timberwolves blew several leads before hanging on for a 123-122 victory over the Mavericks on Wednesday.

03/20/2014

Kevin Love #42 of the Minnesota Timberwolves boxes out Shawn Marion #0 of the Dallas Mavericks on December 30, 2013 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Jordan Johnson/NBAE via Getty Images)

Source: Lakers, Mavs Maneuvering For Kevin Love

The Lakers and Mavericks are trying to assemble trade offers for prospective free agent Kevin Love, but thus far the Timberwolves have given no indication they’ll consider moving the All-Star forward by Thursday’s deadline

02/18/2014

Kevin Love #42 of the Minnesota Timberwolves boxes out Shawn Marion #0 of the Dallas Mavericks on December 30, 2013 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Jordan Johnson/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA: Foul Should’ve Been Called On Marion vs. Love

The NBA has acknowledged another officiating error, and this one that helped the Dallas Mavericks hang on to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves.

12/31/2013

Dirk Nowitzki looks to pass the ball against the Minnesota Timberwolves during the game on December 30, 2013 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavs Hold On To Beat Timberwovles 100-98

Even if the Minnesota Timberwolves think his defense was a little too tough on the last shot of the game, there was no disputing that “The Matrix” was back for Dallas on Monday night.

12/31/2013

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Mexico City Arena Evacuated Before NBA Tipoff Between Spurs, Timberwolves

The Mexico City arena where the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves are playing an NBA game Wednesday night was evacuated 45 minutes before tipoff because of smoke inside the arena.

12/04/2013

Vince Carter #25 of the Dallas Mavericks controls the ball against the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 10, 2013 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Image)

Carter Leads Mavs To 100-77 Win Over Minnesota

Vince Carter had 22 points and nine rebounds and Dirk Nowitzki scored 16 points to help the Dallas Mavericks to a 100-77 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night.

03/10/2013

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