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8 hrs ago | Mavs Moneyball

Mark Cuban permits Dirk Nowitzki to play in EuroBasket 2015

Despite his stance against NBA players participating in international tournaments, Mark Cuban has given the okay to let Dirk Nowitzki play in EuroBasket 2015. Mark Cuban has made his position on NBA players playing in international competitions time and again.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Dirk Nowitzki (2008 Beijing Olympics), Sports, Olympics, NBA Basketball

10 hrs ago | Mavs Moneyball

Remembering the Mavs you forgot to remember

The first, from new writer Kate Crawford , went up this morning and is filled with all the Kris Humphries information you never knew you wanted. Check it out, and keep an eye out for a few more posts as the week rolls on.


Related Topix: Eric Griffin, Sports, NBA Basketball

11 hrs ago | CBS Local

What's Up Dirk [VIDEO]

A year ago, Dallas Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki did a video parody of the well-known Geico Hump Day commercial. Dirk walked around Mavs offices asking people if they know what day it is, ultimately yelling that today is gameday.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Dirk Nowitzki, NBA Players, Chandler Parsons, Devin Harris, Houston Rockets

12 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Mekel, the maverick model

There's a new male model on the Israeli horizon, Israeli basketball player Gal Mekel, who plays for the NBA's Dallas Mavericks. Mekel, who will be featured in Renuar's fall catalog, told celeb-follower Guy Pines that he did it to augment his Mavericks salary.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Gal Mekel

14 hrs ago | CBS Local

Shawn Marion Explains Why He Left The Mavericks

Former Dallas Mavericks forward Shawn Marion has been a staple with the team over the past five seasons, contributing heavily during the team's NBA Championship run in 2011. But the 4-time NBA All Star signed with Cleveland this offseason, where he will team up with LeBron James in search of another ring.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Shawn Marion

14 hrs ago | All U Can Heat

Greg Oden: Domestic Violence Trial Delayed

Feb 18, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Miami Heat center Greg Oden warms up before the game against the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports Former Miami Heat center Greg Oden, who is facing a felony domestic violence charge for allegedly beating his ex-girlfriend last month, has been granted a delay by an Indiana judge, according to an ESPN report .


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, Greg Oden, NBA Basketball, NBA Players

14 hrs ago | Mavs Moneyball

Once upon a time, Kris Humphries played for the Mavericks

If anyone in Dallas ever bothers to think of Kris Humphries, it's probably the same way the rest of the country does: as the ex-Mr. Kim Kardashian. If anyone in Dallas thinks just a little longer about him, they'll probably feel relieved that the Mavericks unloaded him just before he caught Kim's eye in 2010, leaving it to the New Jersey Nets to contend with his pop culture clusterf*** of a personal life.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New Jersey Nets, Tyson Chandler, NBA Players, New York Knicks, Shawn Marion

16 hrs ago | MSNBC

Mavericks sign Dominican guard Victor Liz

The Mavericks already had 15 players - the regular-season roster limit - with guaranteed contracts when they signed Charlie Villanueva to a non-guaranteed deal . Dallas apparently intrigued Villanueva, who also reportedly had an offer with the Clippers , a team with an open roster spot.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Ricky Ledo, NBA Players

20 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Breaking the Mold: Why the Knicks Need Tim Hardaway Jr. to Fulfill His Promise

The other two, Landry Fields and The trend began in 2010-11, when Fields took the NBA by surprise and averaged 9.7 points, 6.4 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 31.0 minutes per game while shooting 49.7 percent from the field and 39.3 percent from three-point range. Donnie Walsh went so far as to compare Fields to a young John .


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, Jose Calderon, Tim Hardaway Jr., Samuel Dalembert, NBA Players

Mon Sep 15, 2014


Bold Predictions for Carmelo Anthony's 2014-15 Season

What's in store for the New York Knicks ' Carmelo Anthony during the 2014-15 season? It's not an easy answer, but yours truly will try to predict what comes next for Anthony. After wavering a bit during the offseason, Anthony re-signed with a Knicks squad now spearheaded by Phil Jackson and led by first-time head coach Derek Fisher.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, NBA Players, Jose Calderon, Samuel Dalembert, Oklahoma City Thunder

Sir Charles in Charge

New York Knicks Are Now In Phil Jackson's Hands

Mar 19, 2014; New York, NY, USA; New York Knicks new president Phil Jackson looks on from the stands during the first quarter of a game against the Indiana Pacers at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports The rebuilding process that is taking place in New York will now be in Phil Jackson's hands.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Jose Calderon, Cleanthony Early, Iman Shumpert, Samuel Dalembert, NBA Players

Dallas Morning News

Victory Park to add Jimmy John's sandwiches, revamped Dallas Stars, Mavericks fan shops

At its inception, operators of Victory Park near the American Airlines Center filled the mixed-use development with restaurants and retailers, many of them high end, that are not typically found elsewhere. The Dallas Mavericks and Dallas Stars will jointly open a merchandise shop tomorrow in Victory Park.


Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Stars, NHL Hockey, NHL Pacific Division, NBA Basketball

Los Angeles Times

Lakers linked to center Ryan Hollins, other free agents

The Lakers have considered adding on Ryan Hollins -- according to the free agent center, who visited the "Bottom Line Sports Show" over the weekend. As tweeted by Sirius/XM NBA Radio, Hollins said, "he's been in talks with the [Miami] Heat, [Sacramento] Kings, [Chicago] Bulls, Lakers, [and San Antonio] Spurs, among others."


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Robert Sacre, NBA Players, Jordan Hill, Los Angeles Clippers, Ryan Hollins

The Smoking Cuban

Sports Illustrated's Top-100 NBA Players of 2015 (100-51): Ellis & Parsons

Ben Golliver and Rob Mahoney of came out with their list of the NBA's Top-100 players of the 2015 season. Some are questionable, but let's be real, with so many players, it's a tough call in some spots.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players

The Smoking Cuban

Power Ranking the Mavericks: Preseason Edition

Apr 12, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki and guard Monta Ellis during the game against the Phoenix Suns at the American Airlines Center. The Mavericks defeated the Suns 101-98.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Brandan Wright, Monta Ellis, Tyson Chandler, Dirk Nowitzki, New York Knicks

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Pounding the Rock

A Portrait of Boris Diaw

Forever a riddle, wrapped inside an enigma, baked inside an eclair, Diaw finally showed an appetite for points last season. Regular Season 79 G, 25.0 MPG, 9.1 PTS, .521/.402/.739, 4.1 Rebs, 2.8 Ast, 0.6 Stl, 0.4 Blk, 1.5 TOs, +4.0 per game, 109.3 ORtg, 101.3 DRtg, .120 WS/48, 14.1 PER, 55 YTS Points Playoffs 23 G, 26.3 MPG, 9.2 PTS, .500/.400/.688, 4.8 Rebs, 3.4 Asts, 0.6 Stl, 0.1 Blk, 1.3 TOs, +3.7 per game, 113.2 ORtg, 103.2 DRtg, .155 WS/48, 15.3 PER, 21 YTS Points In 2005 Mike D'Antoni's upstart "Seven seconds or less" run-n-gun Suns looked like the best team in the league for most of the season.


Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Boris Diaw, NBA Players, Shawn Marion, Tony Parker, Steve Kerr


Report: Earl Clark gets training camp contract with Memphis

Earl Clark can play the stretch four or is more of a big three , his length makes him a pesky perimeter defender and last season on the whole he shot 33.6 percent from three. The Memphis Grizzlies have 14 guys under contract next season but are always looking for a little more shooting and versatility.


Related Topix: Earl Clark, NBA Players, Sports, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, Jon Leuer, Quincy Pondexter, Zach Randolph, Vince Carter

CBS Sports

Melo 'angry' about last year, eyes new offense

In an interview with ESPN New York, Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony said he was "angry" about the Knicks' ignominious fall from grace last season, which is why he redoubled his efforts to get in shape. He also spoke about how excited he is about working in the triangle offense.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, Jose Calderon, Iman Shumpert, NBA Players, Pablo Prigioni, Andrea Bargnani

Buckets Over Broadway

Who is Quincy Acy?

The New York Knicks made an under the radar deal towards the end of the summer when they sent Wayne Ellington and Jeremy Tyler for Quincy Acy and Travis Outlaw . Many people didn't see it as a significant move, mostly because Acy is a relatively unknown name.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Knicks, NBA Basketball, Wayne Ellington, NBA Players, Jeremy Tyler, NCAA Basketball, Baylor University NCAA, Quincy Acy, NCAA Sports, Baylor Bears NCAA Basketball, Sacramento Kings

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Dallas Morning News

How Team USA's need for size (and not Parsons) could push the Mavs forward

The Mavericks have their man. Chandler Parsons is now a Dallas Maverick after the rival Houston Rockets elected not to match a 3-year, $36 million offer sheet.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Tyson Chandler, New York Knicks, Devin Harris