Tag: Dallas Mavericks

Mavericks Trade Rumors: Dennis Smith Jr. Still Wants Fresh Start

Getty Dallas Mavericks guard Dennis Smith Jr. The situation involving the Dallas Mavericks and point guard Dennis Smith Jr.’s potential trade has taken multiple turns as of late. While it originally seemed to be a foregone conclusion that the 2017 first-round pick would be on the move soon, things flipped Thursday afternoon. And then shortly […]

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Mavericks Roster & Lineup vs. Spurs; Latest Dennis Smith Jr. Trade Talk

Getty Luca Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks. The Dallas Mavericks will look to bounce back from a 119-114 loss to the Golden State Warriors when they face the San Antonio Spurs. Wednesday’s contest will feature two Texas teams that are vying for spots in the Western Conference Playoffs. The Spurs’ recent surge has stabilized their […]

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The Mavs Are Reportedly Discussing Dennis Smith Jr. Trades With The Suns And Magic

Getty Image The Mavericks are now fully committed to the Luka Doncic era in Dallas as the rookie sensation is averaging 20.2 points, 6.7 rebounds, and 5.0 assists per game. Doncic is also clearly best suited as the Mavs primary ball-handler, which puts their 2017 first round pick Dennis Smith Jr. in a precarious position. […]

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Stephen Curry Gives Luka Doncic Ultimate Praise After Game

Getty Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic The Dallas Mavericks got a complete and total steal in rookie Luka Doncic. And it wouldn’t have mattered when they drafted him, as that statement stands true regardless. Doncic has been exceptional throughout the early stages of his NBA career, proving capable of doing anything asked of him at […]

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Derrick Rose ‘has been a machine’ says Mavs owner, Mark Cuban

Getty Images Minnesota Timberwolves point guard, Derrick Rose is playing some of his best basketball. Derrick Rose has a new supporter in the NBA: Dallas Mavericks owner, Mark Cuban. “He has been a machine,” Mark Cuban told Basketball Society Online scribe, Landon Buford. “It is the all-time comeback season of comeback seasons except guys coming […]

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The Mavs Reportedly Fear JJ Barea Suffered A Torn Achilles Against The Timberwolves

Getty Image Rookie sensation Luka Doncic put on a show for the Mavs on Friday night in their 119-115 win against the Timberwolves, dropping 29 points, 12 assists, and eight rebounds and hitting multiple clutch shots down the stretch that once again showcased a premier talent playing well beyond his years. The win pulled Dallas […]

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Lakers Roster & Starting Lineup vs. Mavericks; Kyle Kuzma Injury Update

Getty Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma The Los Angeles Lakers draw a matchup with the Dallas Mavericks and rookie phenom Luka Doncic on Monday. Unfortunately, they’ll once again be shorthanded as they attempt to snap a tough recent skid without a few top players. While the Lakers have now dropped five of six games […]

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The Mavericks’ Key to Keeping Players Fresh? Blood Samples

DALLAS — Whether they are trying to keep their 34-year-old playmaker Jose Juan Barea spry or aiming to help their 19-year-old phenom Luka Doncic dodge the infamous rookie wall, the Dallas Mavericks turn to the same resource: A blood test. It is not just any blood test. The Mavericks import frequent testing from the Irish […]

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Gordon Hayward And Just About Everyone In Boston Cheered On Dirk Nowitzki At TD Garden

Getty Image Nobody expected much out of the Dallas Mavericks this season. In all honesty, this season is mostly about showcasing rookie sensation Luka Doncic and building toward the future. But it also might turn out to be a farewell tour for franchise legend Dirk Nowitzki. Now playing in his 21st NBA season, the 40-year-old […]

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NBA All-Star voting: Kevin Durant trails Luka Doncic in first returns

NBA All-Star voting: Kevin Durant trails Luka Doncic in first returns originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Programming note: Watch the pregame edition of Warriors Outsiders tonight at 6 p.m. PT streaming live on the MyTeams app. On Thursday morning, the NBA released the first returns for All-Star voting and the results are… … interesting. To nobody’s surprise, Steph Curry leads […]

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Luka Doncic Hilariously Trolled by DeAndre Jordan for ‘Model’ Photos

Getty Dallas Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic and center DeAndre Jordan Dallas Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic has taken the league by storm and is quickly becoming one of the next rising stars at the NBA level. He’s helped the Mavericks put together a strong start to the 2018-19 season and seems to only be getting better […]

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NBA Power Rankings Week 10: A Reality Check In Dallas

Getty Image The Dallas Mavericks have a bright future. Luka Doncic is the front-runner for the NBA’s Rookie of the Year award and, on the heels of draft-related questions on his ultimate upside, the Slovenian youngster has been better than advertised. Elsewhere, the Mavericks are incredibly well-coached and, to put it plainly, few expected Dallas […]

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