Stories tagged: Dallas Mavericks
Tue., April 11, 2017, 7:59 p.m.
Nuggets spoil Romo day for Mavericks, topping Dallas 109-91
Gary Harris scored 20 points and the Denver Nuggets beat Dallas 109-91 with the Mavericks honoring retiring Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo as an honorary player. With nothing at stake in …
Tue., April 11, 2017, 12:23 p.m.
Tony Romo’s honorary Mav day turns spectacle for final home game
Tony Romo couldn’t say no when Dirk Nowitzki asked the retiring Dallas Cowboys quarterback to join the Mavericks as an honorary teammate for a day. Now it’s turned into a …
Tue., March 7, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
NBA Capsules: Dirk Nowitzki hits 30,000-point mark in Dallas win
rk Nowitzki scored the 20 points he needed for 30,000 in his career in barely more than a quarter, and the Dallas Mavericks celebrated with their second straight easy home …
Sat., March 4, 2017, 5:22 p.m.
Tim Cowlishaw: Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is a bully just like Donald Trump
Contrary to popular belief, I don’t wake up planning to write or tweet or talk about Mavericks owner Mark Cuban.
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016, 8:41 p.m.
Mark Cuban: Dispute with ESPN rooted in automated content
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says his decision to revoke the credentials of two ESPN writers who cover his team was driven partly by concern that automated game reports could …
Wed., July 6, 2016, 6:39 p.m.
Newsmakers: Mavs sending Jeremy Evans to Pacers in salary cap dump
The Mavericks are sending 2012 NBA slam dunk champion Jeremy Evans and cash to Indiana.
Tue., July 5, 2016, 9:08 p.m.
Digest: Mavs have deal with Dirk Nowitzki, will add Seth Curry
The Mavericks have agreed to a two-year, $40 million contract with Dirk Nowitzki and a two-year, $6 million contract with free agent guard Seth Curry.
Sun., July 12, 2015
Mavs owner Mark Cuban rejects DeAndre Jordan’s apology
Dallas Mavericks’ owner Mark Cuban did not accept DeAndre Jordan’s apology. “When is an apology not an apology?” Cuban wrote Saturday via Cyber Dust. “When you didn’t write it yourself. …
Sat., July 11, 2015
NBA notes: Deron Williams to join Mavs if he clears waivers
Two people with knowledge of the arrangement tell the Associated Press that Deron Williams is set to join the Dallas Mavericks if the point guard clears waivers after reaching a …
Sat., July 4, 2015
Jordan agrees to deal with Mavs
DeAndre Jordan has chosen the Mavericks over the Los Angeles Clippers in what turned into a tense boom-or-bust wait for Dallas in pursuit of the free-agent center. Two people familiar …
Sat., June 6, 2015
Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $5 million to alma mater Indiana
Mark Cuban is donating $5 million to Indiana University so his alma mater can build for a new technology center that will give students a leg up in the business …
Fri., Feb. 20, 2015
In Brief: Russell Westbrook’s big night helps OKC sink Mavs
NBA: Russell Westbrook had 34 points and 10 assists to help the Oklahoma City Thunder defeat the Dallas Mavericks 104-89 on Thursday night in Oklahoma City. Serge Ibaka had 21 …
Tue., Jan. 6, 2015
Damian Lillard Had 16 of his 39 points in the fourth quarter, helping Portland rally past the Lakers 98-94.
Sun., Dec. 21, 2014
Mavs welcome Rondo
Monta Ellis equaled his season high with 38 points, including 11 during the final four minutes, to spark a late rally as the Dallas Mavericks beat the depleted San Antonio …
Fri., Dec. 19, 2014
AP source: Celtics trade Rajon Rondo to Mavericks
The Celtics traded point guard Rajon Rondo to Dallas on Thursday night, cutting ties with the last remnant of Boston’s last NBA championship while giving Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks …
Fri., Nov. 14, 2014
In brief: Mavericks cruise to record win, 123-70 over winless 76ers
NBA: Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 points while playing only 20 minutes and the host Dallas Mavericks had their largest victory ever, 123-70 over the winless Philadelphia 76ers. The 53-point margin …
Tue., Nov. 4, 2014
In brief: Chandler Parsons, Mavericks hang on to beat Celtics 118-113
NBA: Chandler Parsons scored 29 points, including a key 3-pointer, to help host Dallas beat Boston 118-113 Monday night. Avery Bradley had a chance to tie with three free throws …
Fri., July 4, 2014
In brief: Dirk Nowitzki signs 3-year deal with Dallas
NBA: Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks have agreed on what could be the final contract for the big German. A person with knowledge of the deal told the AP …
Fri., April 11, 2014
Coyotes on brink of missing playoffs
NHL: Pekka Rinne made 29 saves to lead the host Nashville Predators to a 2-0 win over Phoenix on Thursday night, damaging the Coyotes’ playoff hopes. Craig Smith and Patric …
Wed., Nov. 7, 2012
Mavericks shoot lights out without Nowitzki
O.J. Mayo and the rest of the Dallas Mavericks newcomers are getting into quite a groove while waiting for Dirk Nowitzki, even though they don’t always know exactly what they’re …
Sun., July 15, 2012
Former Zag hopes third time is charm in NBA Summer League
DALLAS – Playing in the NBA’s Las Vegas Summer League is nothing new for Micah Downs. In fact, this summer marks his third straight run there as the former Gonzaga …
Sat., July 14, 2012
Mavericks land All-Star forward Brand
The Dallas Mavericks won the bidding Friday to obtain two-time All-Star forward Elton Brand off waivers, the latest in a series of moves to build their roster after a frustrating …
Mon., Dec. 26, 2011
Miami spoils Dallas’ party
DALLAS – While Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks were on the court celebrating the championship they won over LeBron James and Dwyane Wade last season, the Miami Heat were …
Mon., June 13, 2011
LeBron hurt Heat down stretch
MIAMI – Good thing LeBron James had that big party when he arrived here last summer. For now, that’s the only celebration he gets in Miami.
Mon., June 13, 2011
Mavericks earn finals vindication
MIAMI – For Dirk Nowitzki, the résumé is complete. He’s an NBA champion. For LeBron James, the agonizing wait continues for at least one more year.
Fri., June 10, 2011
Mavericks stop Heat to move within one win of title
DALLAS – Dirk Nowitzki thrust both arms in the air, a sea of blue screaming around him and the Dallas Mavericks finally ahead in the close NBA finals. Now it …
Thu., June 9, 2011, 8:48 p.m.
Mavericks win away from NBA title
Dallas defeats the Miami Heat to go up 3-2 in the NBA finals.
Tue., June 7, 2011
Wade content with lead
DALLAS – A chance for another championship ahead of him, Dwyane Wade refused to look back. No, he said, the answer as quick and forceful as his first step to …
Sun., June 5, 2011, 8:49 p.m.
Heat take 2-1 finals lead over Mavericks
DALLAS — Dwyane Wade kept soaring and scoring, doing everything he could to get the Miami Heat a crucial win toward an NBA title. Chris Bosh and Udonis Haslem provided …
Sun., June 5, 2011
Heat’s Haslem, Miller have ‘unfinished business’ in NBA finals
DALLAS – At the time, Udonis Haslem was accustomed to being spoiled at the University of Florida. There, he had a training staff available to provide whatever he needed. That …