Dallas Mavericks

Greg Smith of the Dallas Mavericks takes a shot against Kevin Seraphin and Martell Webster of the Washington Wizards at American Airlines Center on December 30, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Ellis Leads Mavericks to 114-87 Rout of Wizards

Monta Ellis had no question he would play Tuesday night.


Bradley Beal #3 of the Washington Wizards shoots against the Dallas Mavericks during a game at the Verizon Center on November 19, 2014 in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Drew Gooden Says Wizards Have Shown ‘Sign of a Champion’ in Few Defeats

Drew Gooden, who has been to the NBA Finals, says in their few defeats this season the Washington Wizards have shown the “sign of a champion.”


Bradley Beal #3 of the Washington Wizards handles the ball against the Dallas Mavericks during the game on November 19, 2014. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Beal Makes Season Debut, Mavs Top Wiz 105-102

Dirk Nowitzki limped off to the locker room after a fourth-quarter fall, then returned to make a key 3-pointer, and Monta Ellis scored 24 of his 34 points in the first half Wednesday night, leading the Dallas Mavericks to a 105-102 victory over the Washington Wizards.


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5 Best NBA Off-Seasons So Far

With the biggest names off the board, it’s time to break down the five teams having the best offseason thus far in the NBA.


MIAMI, FL - MAY 08: Head coach Jason Kidd of the Brooklyn Nets reacts against the Miami Heat during Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Arena on May 8, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Top 5 Idiotic Jason Kidd Moments

Let’s break down Jason Kidd’s most idiotic moments after he left Brooklyn for Milwaukee.


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Ellis Leads Mavericks Over Wizards, 87-78

Dirk Nowitzki is the 13th-leading scorer in NBA history. On Wednesday night, in his words, he was reduced to “an expensive decoy.”


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TTYM: Tom Brady Is The Cowardly Lion And The Dallas Mavericks Spoof ‘The Fox’

  by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. In this week’s That Thing You Missed a sea lion steals lunch, a sports reporter does Ron Burgundy, the Mavericks have lost their minds and Tom Brady doesn’t care what you think about […]


Shawn Marion of the Dallas Mavericks shoots against Garrett Temple of the Washington Wizards during the game at the Verizon Center on January 1, 2013. (credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizard Blow Early Lead, Fall to Skidding Mavericks

The Washington Wizards took a 14-point lead early in the second quarter before Dallas rallied. The Mavericks trailed by four at the half before outscoring the Wizards 35-19 in the third quarter to take an 83-71 lead.



Thunder Rally To Sweep Mavs

Oklahoma City rallied in the fourth quarter for a 103-97 victory Saturday night to sweep the defending NBA champion Mavericks during the first round of the playoffs.



Mavs: NBA Title To Sweep, Offseason With Questions

The Dallas Mavericks didn’t even get to enjoy their first NBA title for an entire year.