Dallas Mavericks’ Monta Ellis Already Bucking Reputation

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Monta Ellis comes to the Dallas Mavericks with a somewhat negative reputation as a “chucker,” meaning he is a player who looks to chuck up the ball whether he’s taking a good, high-percentage shot or if it’s a well-guarded prayer […]

Dallas Mavericks’ Gal Mekel Will Have to Learn Quickly

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Jose Calderon won’t make his first appearance with the Dallas Mavericks until Oct. 16 at the earliest, when the team plays a preseason game against the Indiana Pacers. Calderon was brought in this year to be the starting point guard, […]

Turnovers, Defense Key to Dallas Mavericks’ Success

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The first preseason game wasn’t a complete disaster for the Dallas Mavericks. They lost to the New Orleans Pelicans, but no one was hurt during the game, so that in itself can be seen as a victory. As for the outcome […]

Dallas Mavericks: New Center Samuel Dalembert Out of Shape

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Let’s just say that Samuel Dalembert didn’t exactly blow anyone away with his debut for the Dallas Mavericks in their first preseason game. The big man was practically in foul trouble right from the opening tip off. It took less […]

Can Monta Ellis Change Reputation Like Other Dallas Mavericks Have?

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Monta Ellis comes to the Dallas Mavericks with some baggage. Of course, a 27-year-old who averages over 19 points per game doesn’t usually switch around teams too much unless he has a bit of baggage. In the case of Ellis, […]

5 Things to Watch in the Dallas Mavericks’ First Preseason Game

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Dallas Mavericks Rumors: LaMarcus Aldridge Wants Out of Portland

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It appears that LaMarcus Aldridge no longer wants to play for the Portland Trailblazers. The 28-year-old Dallas native is unhappy with the direction of his current team, and may demand a trade if the situation doesn’t improve. Aldridge played high […]

Dallas Mavericks: Monta Ellis Will Play ‘Monta Basketball’

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Monta Ellis made headlines when he decided to sign with the Dallas Mavericks this offseason. Many fans were beginning to wonder if any big-name player would ever sign with Dallas after missing out on LeBron James, Chris Paul and, most […]

Don’t Expect Renaldo Balkman, Others to Stay with Dallas Mavericks

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The Dallas Mavericks have signed two relatively high-profile players to their training camp roster, causing a bit of a stir among those who closely follow the team. While they are hardly household names, forward Renaldo Balkman and center Fab Melo […]

Dallas Mavericks: Why Age Won’t Be an Issue for Dirk Nowitzki This Year

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There is no denying that Dirk Nowitzki had a disappointing year for the Dallas Mavericks last year. For the first time in his career, he missed a significant amount of time to injury. After having knee surgery, he only played […]

Dallas Mavericks: Get to Know the Youngsters

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Time to Bid Adieu to Dallas Mavericks’ Roddy Beaubois

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Rodrigue Beaubois burst onto the scene for the Dallas Mavericks during his rookie season, quickly becoming a fan favorite. His electrifying playing style, combining explosive athleticism with a smooth shooting stroke, made waves throughout the league and had the Mavericks […]