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  1. Trevor Ariza vows no repeat of lackluster effort in Game 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Houston Chronicle

    Ariza, who had been a key for the Rockets in the first three games of the series, lacked energy and focus on Sunday night as the Mavericks cruised to a 121-109 win. The forward has been a lock-down defender in the series, having to guard the Mavericks best scorers Dirk Nowitzki and Monta Ellis.

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  2. Thunder coaching search: Would Oklahoma City consider Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle?Read the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Welcome to Loud City

    ... in Miami. Carlisle has a .606 winning percentage with the Mavericks. Donnie Nelson hasn't exactly surrounded Dirk Nowitzki with elite talent, and the Mavericks have failed to attract elite level free agents.The window in Dallas has all but closed, ...

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  3. By the Numbers: How did the Mavericks Stave off Elimination?Read the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | The Smoking Cuban

    Apr 26, 2015; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Mavericks guard J.J. Barea forward Al-Farouq Aminu forward Dirk Nowitzki and guard Monta Ellis celebrate during the second half against the Houston Rockets in game four of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Center. The Mavericks defeated the Rockets 121-109.

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  4. For One Last Hoorah, Mavs Make Us ProudRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | NBC Dallas

    APRIL 26: Dirk Nowitzki #41 of the Dallas Mavericks takes a shot against Corey Brewer #33 and Pablo Prigioni #9 of the Houston Rockets during Game Four of the Western Conference quarterfinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Center on April 26, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. Imagine if Rajon Rondo cared half as much as J.J. Barea.

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  5. Barea, Aminu helped spark the Mavs to victory over RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... best-of-seven playoff series. "I thought J.J. and Al-Farouq were phenomenal tonight,'' said forward Dirk Nowitzki, who had 10 of his 16 points in the fourth period. "Both of them got in because Raymond and RJ were banged up and it was kind of the ...

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  6. Carlislea s new lineup clicks for MavericksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Star-Telegram.com

    What Carlisle didn't reveal was that he was going to unleash a championship-tested secret weapon on the Houston Rockets in hopes of avoiding a four-game sweep in the Western Conference first-round series. Carlisle trotted out a new lineup with guard J.J. Barea and Al-Farouq Aminu joining Tyson Chandler, Monta Ellis and Dirk Nowitzki in the starting lineup.

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  7. Dallas Mavericks stay alive vs. Houston RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | UPI

    ... midway through the fourth quarter during a Houston rally that kept the momentum with Dallas, and 12 rebounds. Dirk Nowitzki netted 16 points and Tyson Chandler pulled down a game-high 14 boards. The Mavericks won the second quarter in Game 3 by 13 ...

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  8. Mavericks stay alive behind play of Ellis, Aminu and BareaRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 26 | The Smoking Cuban

    ... season long in the third quarter, outscored Houston 33-22 in the third frame to go up 94-75 into the fourth. Dirk Nowitzki found Richard Jefferson for a corner three, which bounced off the rim high and came down through the net. "It was great, total ...

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  9. Ellis, Barea keep Mavs alive with 121-109 win over RocketsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 26 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... April 26, 2015, in Dallas. Photo: Tony Gutierrez, AP Dallas Mavericks' J.J. Barea (5) of Puerto Rico and Dirk Nowitzki celebrate a basket by Nowitzki late in the second half of Game 4 in an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the ...

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  10. Mavericks accomplish goal of extending first-round seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Houston Chronicle

    ... first time in the series. He had 17 points and 13 assists. Al-Farouq Aminu had 16 points and 12 rebounds and Dirk Nowitzki added another 16 points. "We played so hard in Game 3 and it was such a disappointment," Ellis said. "We said we were going to ...

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  11. Sherrington: Mavericks show pride, grit in postponing the inevitableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Dallas Morning News

    Editor's note: Game 5 in Houston will be on Tuesday at 7 p.m. and can be seen on TNT and Ch. 21. On a night when Dirk Nowitzki acted his age most of it, the Mavs still managed to avoid being swept out of the playoffs.

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  12. Ellis, Mavericks force Game 5 with win over RocketsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 26 | Sports Network

    ... midway through the fourth quarter during a Houston rally that kept the momentum with Dallas, and 12 rebounds. Dirk Nowitzki netted 16 points and Tyson Chandler pulled down a game-high 14 boards. The Mavericks won the second quarter in Game 3 by 13 ...

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  13. Seventeen years into legendary career, Dirk Nowitzki still has passion to get betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Dallas Morning News

    Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki shoots a layup between Houston Rockets guard Corey Brewer and Houston Rockets guard James Harden during the first half on Sunday, April 26, 2015, at the American Airlines Center in Dallas. But even after 17 years, Nowitzki hasn't lost his passion for putting in the time and effort that took him from a skinny Euro-player to one of the all-time NBA legends.

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  14. Masters champ, Dallas native Jordan Spieth presented Mavs jerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Dallas Morning News

    ... presented with a Mavericks' jersey by owner Mark Cuban. After winning at the Masters, Spieth talked about how Dirk Nowitzki was his favorite athlete when he was growing up. The Mavericks played a video clip of the interview and Spieth waved his ...

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  15. Mavericks see new, improved Corey Brewer in first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Houston Chronicle

    ... of the great energy players we have in this league, but he really worked on his shooting," Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki said of Brewer, a career 29 percent 3-point shooter. "He's one of the best on the break, just putting his head down, getting ...

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  16. Former Mavericks Terry and Brewer ignite Rockets in Game 1 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Several of the Mavericks are very familiar with Terry and his ability to step up in big games. Dallas forward Dirk Nowitzki said he wasn't surprised that Terry had a big game for his new team. "Jason just did what he does," Nowitzki said. "He got ...

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  17. HOUSTONRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | Watersblogged

    The 2011 champions in the Dallas Mavericks' starting lineup did their parts in Saturday night's Game 1. Power forward Dirk Nowitzki kept the Mavs in the game with his shooting, knocking down 10 of 14 attempts from the floor during his Source: search.espn.go.com --- Sunday, April 19, 2015HOUSTON -- The 2011 champions in the Dallas Mavericks' starting lineup did their parts in Saturday night's Game 1. Power forward Dirk Nowitzki kept the Mavs in the game with his shooting, knocking down 10 of 14 attempts from the floor during his ... Source: mlb.mlb.com --- Sunday, April 19, 2015Garrett Richards will make his long-awaited return to the Angels to the rotation on Sunday against the Astros, nearly eight months after suffering a ... (more)

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  18. Rockets pull away from Mavericks to take Game 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | USA Today

    ... free throw to give Houston a 109-95 lead with three minutes left. "You've got to give the other guys credit," Dirk Nowitzki said. "Obviously, we were paying a lot of attention to James, but they made some plays off the pick-and-rolls. It's just too ...

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  19. Harden has 24 points, Rockets beat Mavs 118-108 in Game 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    Houston Rockets' Dwight Howard scores over Dallas Mavericks' Amar'e Stoudemire during the first half in Game 1 in the first round of the NBA basketball playoffs Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Houston. . Houston Rockets' Clint Capela is defended by Dallas Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki as he drives to the basket during the first quarter of game 1 in the first round of the NBA basketball playoffs Saturday, April 18, 2015... .

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  20. James Harden and Dwight Howard show Mavericks what they're missing in Rockets' Game 1 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... bought out by the Pistons in December ) had their moments for Houston, too. On the flip side, Dallas forward Dirk Nowitzki - once offered a max contract by Houston - had 24 points on 10-of-14 shooting and eight rebounds, but the Rockets exposed his ...

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