The 5 Biggest Rumors Surrounding the Dallas Mavericks Right Now

The 5 Biggest Rumors Surrounding the Dallas Mavericks Right Now

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The Dallas Mavericks were reborn during the season as a team to be taken seriously again. But what are the biggest rumors surrounding the team right now? Let's find out.

5. Devin Harris Could Be The Starter Again Next Year

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5. Devin Harris Could Be The Starter Again Next Year

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Devin Harris has played well in his second tour of duty with the Mavs. Rumors are going around that Harris will be in line to be the starting point guard next season, taking over the role from Jose Calderon.

4. Dirk Nowitzki May Hang Up His Jump Shot After His Contract Expires

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4. Dirk Nowitzki May Hang Up His Jump Shot After His Contract Expires

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Dirk Nowitzki returned to form this season following a 2012-13 campaign in which many question how much the big German had left in the tank. But rumor has it that Dirk may hang up his sneakers after his contract expires.

3. Monta Ellis Will Be Paid And Be The New Face Of The Franchise

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3. Monta Ellis Will Be Paid And Be The New Face Of The Franchise

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Ellis is definitely going to be in for a huge payday. The question is will it be from Dallas or another team starving for a consistent scorer. Regardless, rumors have it that Mark Cuban is ready to sign Ellis to a nice deal and make him the new face of the franchise once Dirk retires.

2. Vince Carter Could Be On The Way Out

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2. Vince Carter Could Be On The Way Out

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Carter once again had a wonderful season off the bench for Dallas and is in the running for Sixth Man of the Year. But this could be his last season in Dallas, as Cuban is planning to turn the Mavericks back into a championship contender. This leaves aging veterans like Carter on the list of players that may be looking for a new home or retiring.

1. Goodbye Shawn Marion?

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1. Goodbye Shawn Marion?

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Shawn Marion has been a mainstay in Dallas for years now, but now the forward is rumored to be pondering retirement after this season.

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