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  1. Rick Carlisle apologizes to Mavericks for criticizing Chandler Parsons' weightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | MSNBC

    ... sheet this summer that the Houston Rockets ultimately decided not to match. In light of the massive pay cut Dirk Nowitzki took in July, Parsons is now the second-highest paid player on the team (he's a few hundred thousand dollars below Tyson ...

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  2. Mavericks' Felton has high ankle sprain, to miss extended timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Dallas Morning News

    ... is for the first four games in which Felton is deemed healthy enough to play. The Mavericks will welcome back Dirk Nowitzki against Indiana tonight in their third preseason game. Monta Ellis (knee) will not play.

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  3. Dallas Mavericks' Raymond Felton out 10+ daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | The Smoking Cuban

    ... . Felton averaged 9.7 points and 5.6 assists for the Knick last season. The Dallas Mavericks will welcome back Dirk Nowitzki tonight against the Indiana Pacers. Nowitzki has missed the first two preseason games with a thigh contusion.

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  4. Mavericks want Chandler Parsons to lighten up, literallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... there and a little heavy-legged, and the extra 7 or 8 pounds aren't helping." The Mavericks, who are expecting Dirk Nowitzki (right hip contusion) back for Sunday's 6:30 p.m. preseason game at American Airlines Center against Indiana, are hoping ...

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  5. Veteran forward Villanueva impressing Mavs thus farRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | Amarillo.com

    ... is his ability to play the stretch power forward position and possibly be the main guy who gives superstar Dirk Nowitzki some relief. The Mavericks saw some of Villanueva's strengths during Tuesday's 111-108 loss to the Houston Rockets in their ...

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  6. Mavericks coach Carlisle wants $46M man Parsons to cut weightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | SLAM! Sports

    ... He wanted to add the necessary strength to make the transition from small forward to power forward when star Dirk Nowitzki rests during games. "His opinion of heavy is different than mine," he said. "We kind of go at it every day about it. At the ...

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  7. Mavericks Poll: Which of Big-4 needs strongest preseason?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | The Smoking Cuban

    Sep 29, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler and forward Chandler Parsons pose for a portrait during media day at the American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports The Dallas Mavericks brought in Tyson Chandler and Chandler Parson this offseason to help Dirk Nowitzki and Monta Ellis carry the load.

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  8. Mavs' Carlisle: Parsons needs to lose weightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | CBS Sports

    ... best move. He's also going to play a lot more at small forward than power forward because of the presence of Dirk Nowitzki . In related news, Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay recently said that his extra muscle held him back at the beginning of ...

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  9. Why Thunder coach Scott Brooks thinks Mavericks are one of best in the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Dallas Morning News

    ... did not put any weight on his right leg. X-rays were negative, but he did not return to the game. Meanwhile, Dirk Nowitzki was out again Friday, but Carlisle said he is expected to make his preseason debut Sunday against Indiana. Both played ...

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  10. Carlisle: Parson's weight increase 'too much'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | ESPN

    ... he needed to add strength to play significant minutes at power forward, a role he could fill for the Mavs when Dirk Nowitzki rests during the season. Carlisle has made his opinion clear to Parsons, who doesn't necessarily agree with his coach on the ...

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  11. Rick Carlisle: Chandler Parsons 'looked tired' against OKC, needs to lose weightRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | Dallas Morning News

    ... last season. He wanted to bulk up a little during the offseason because he knew he was going to have to backup Dirk Nowitzki occasionally at power forward. "His (Carlisle's) opinion of heavy is different than mine," Parsons said. "We kind of go at ...

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  12. Thunder beat Mavericks 118-109 in exhibitionRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | Fox 23

    ... the Mavericks (0-2), who lost Raymond Felton late in the first quarter with a sprained right ankle. Dallas' Dirk Nowitzki (right-hip contusion) and Monta Ellis (sprained left knee), and Oklahoma City's Serge Ibaka (ankle sprain), Kendrick Perkins ...

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  13. Are the Dallas Mavericks Capable of Winning It All?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Rant Sports

    ... as acquiring point guard Raymond Felton and signing free-agent Jameer Nelson . It also helps when they have Dirk Nowitzki, who will probably go down as not just the most unique player to ever play in the NBA, but to ever play the sport of ...

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  14. Mavs' Parsons finds out 'Camp Carlisle ' not for faint of heart - 'He's all over me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Dallas Morning News

    Dallas Mavericks players Chandler Parsons, Tyson Chandler and Dirk Nowitzki photographed during the team's Media Day Monday, September 29, 2014 in Dallas. In this week of getting-to-know-you basketball for the Mavericks, Chandler Parsons is learning what it's like to go through a demanding training camp.

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  15. Harris adding 3-point shot to preserve playing time among Mavs' trio of PGsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Dallas Morning News

    ... straying more than a couple feet outside the paint, like to sit in the corner and launch 3-pointers like Dirk Nowitzki wannabes. They practice stuff they'll never apply in games. The veteran guard saw the writing on the wall coming into this season. ...

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  16. Superstar Milestones in Sight for 2014-15 NBA SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | BleacherReport

    Present and past will collide violently in the NBA this year as a handful of aging superstars claw their way toward records that have stood for decades. Dirk Nowitzki , Kevin Garnett , Tim Duncan and Kobe Bryant are all zeroing in on the greats who've come before.

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  17. Rick Carlisle says Chandler Parsons isn't in shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | MSNBC

    The coach was asked about whether Parsons has put on pounds to allow him to contribute at power forward behind Dirk Nowitzki . "He will be shortly," Carlisle said when asked if Parsons is in the kind of condition he needs to be.

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  18. Carlisle: Chandler Parsons not in top shape yet ... but he will beRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Dallas Morning News

    Dallas Mavericks players Chandler Parsons, Tyson Chandler and Dirk Nowitzki photographed during the team's Media Day Monday, September 29, 2014 in Dallas. Rick Carlisle chooses his words like an 8-year-old chooses his vegetables - very carefully.

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  19. Carmelo thinks he's 'most underrated superstar'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | CBS Sports

    ... equals a replacement NBA player. A rating of zero is average. The best players, such as LeBron James and Dirk Nowitzki, rate +6 to +9. "We don't really have [Anthony] as valuable at all," Voulgaris says, scrolling down. "We've had him in the past as ...

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  20. Image link to Still singingRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | NBA.com

    A few weeks ago, we looked into Dirk Nowitzki 's long interest in the pop stylings of David Hasselhoff, including a recent performance of "Looking For Freedom" on a German talk show. Now Dirk is back in Dallas and prepping for a new season with the Mavericks.

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