NBA admits refs blew critical call in Mavericks-Warriors game

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NBA President Rod Thorn acknowledged that GoldenSate Warriors center Jermaine O’Neal should have been called for goaltending on a critical block of Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis’ go-ahead shot late in the Warriors’ 122-120 win over the Dallas Mavericks on April 1, at American Airlines Center. “Upon review at the league office, we have found that a shot taken by Dallas’ ... Read More »

Vince Carter wants to re-sign with Mavericks

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The Dallas Mavericks have gotten very good production off the bench from former superstar Vince Carter, and it appears that he would like to re-sign with the team this offseason. Carter believes that he has more left in the tank and can continue to provide consistent scoring off the bench and is happy with that role. It’s likely that the ... Read More »

Mavericks’ Dirk Nowitzki makes ‘ugliest game-winner’ to beat Knicks

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Dirk Nowitzki’s 19-foot jumper bounced up and then fell in as time expired, lifting the Dallas Mavericks over the New York Knicks on Monday night. Nowitzki called it ”probably the ugliest game-winner I ever shot.” “Basically it hit the board, every part of the rim, hit Jerry West over there (the logo on the backboard), came back over and it was definitely an ugly, ... Read More »

2014 NBA All-Star full roster list for East and West

The 63rd NBA All-Star Game will be exclusively televised on TNT from New Orleans Arena on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. Eastern Conference All-Star Roster No. Player (Team) Pos. Ht. Wt. Birthdate Home Country All-Star Selections 7 *Carmelo Anthony (New York) F 6-8 235 05/29/84 Syracuse/USA 7 1 Chris Bosh (Miami) F/C 6-11 235 03/24/84 Georgia Tech/USA 9 10 #DeMar DeRozan ... Read More »

Cavs’ furious comeback comes up short vs. Mavericks


Cleveland, OH - The Cleveland Cavaliers struggled mightily in the first half, but came out of the half a completely different team. They did everything that they could to make an incredible comeback against the Mavericks, but were unable to overcome the odds and lost 102-97. Obviously it’s a disappointing loss for the Cavaliers after coming back from such a ... Read More »

Dirk Nowitzki moves into 15th on the NBA all-time scoring list

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Dirk Nowitzki’s ascent towards the top of the NBA’s all-time scoring list took another step forward on November 20th when he passed Indiana Pacers legend Reggie Miller for the 15th spot on the list. Nowitzki went into the Dallas Mavericks contest against the Houston Rockets just 16 points shy of Miller who was sitting at 25,279 career points. By the ... Read More »

Vince Carter calls Dwight Howard ‘biggest crybaby’

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Dallas Mavericks guard Vince Carter interrupted Dwight Howard’s discussion with an official during Wednesday night’s game against the Houston Rockets to tell him he was a “crybaby.” Carter, who spent a little more than a season in Orlando with Howard, said after the Mavericks’ 123-120 win over the Rockets that they’re buddies, but that Howard is still “the biggest crybaby I ... Read More »

Dwight Howard to Mark Cuban: ‘No need to be mad’


Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard responded to Mark Cubans’ criticism of his decision. The Dallas Mavericks owner called Howard an “idiot” for not signing with the Mavericks this past summer. Howard said he and Cuban spoke after he scored 13 points and grabbed 16 rebounds in Houston’s 113-105 win over Dallas on Friday night. “What would you want him to say?” ... Read More »

Dirk Nowitzki: I told Dwight Howard ‘we’d love to have him’


Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki said he’s reached out to Dwight Howard, who will become an unrestricted free agent Sunday night. “I reached out to him, but that’s probably as far as I would go,” Nowitzki said via The Dallas Morning News. “I told him we’d love to have him and that’s really about it. It’s not like we call ... Read More »

Dirk Nowitzki willing to take pay cut to help Mavs

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Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki says he’s willing to take a “significant pay cut” next summer if the team goes after Chris Paul and/or Dwight Howard. “At this point of my career, it’s all about competing and winning,” Nowitzki said Thursday, via “It’s not about money. Obviously, Cuban took care of me for a long, long time. I always ... Read More »