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.
Before the season started, a poll suggested that the Miami Heat were the overwhelming favorite to win the NBA title, collecting a whopping 76 percent of ballots cast.
The Mavericks are longshots to escape their first round matchup with San Antonio, much less win the NBA title. But exactly what odds do they face?
The NBA announced the preliminary schedule for the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs today.
With the NBA Playoffs starting, we look back on the top moments in NBA Playoff history.
Monta Ellis scored 37 points and Nowitzki added 23 carrying the Mavericks back to the postseason in a 101-98 victory against the Phoenix Suns
Going into All-Star weekend with the Dallas Mavericks 10 games above .500, are we now looking forward to a Playoff run, and possibly the first second round appearance since 2011?
The NBA announced the fine on Friday. The play happened midway through the second quarter with the Heat leading 41-32.
San Antonio Spurs star Tony Parker has a mild right hamstring strain and hopes he can play in Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Thursday.
The San Antonio Spurs spent most of the past week resting, answering the same questions from the media and battering each other during practice.
LeBron James scored 32 points, ailing Dwyane Wade matched his best effort of this postseason with 21 points, and the Heat ran away from the Pacers 99-76 on Monday night.
Here comes the ultimate game. To the winner, a trip to the NBA Finals. To the loser, an offseason loaded with regret. It’s that simple now for the champion Heat and the confident Pacers.