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NBA Draft: 2019 Mock 1.0: Can the Dallas Mavericks keep their pick?

NBA Draft 2019 is just a few months away and March Madness is underway. Here is a look at the prospects that could join the Dallas Mavericks come June. The NBA Draft is always an exciting time of year. It is mid-June meaning warm weather and optimism is everywhere. Every team has a 0-0 record […] NBA Draft: 2019 Mock 1.0: Can the Dallas Mavericks keep their pick? - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Mar 19, 2019
Video: Mavs’ Luka Doncic admits it will be tough to pass Dirk Nowitzki on all-time scoring list, but not impossible

Video: Mavs’ Luka Doncic admits it will be tough to pass Dirk Nowitzki on all-time scoring list, but not impossible

The Dallas Mavericks are currently in the midst of the epitome of a transition as rookie point guard Luka Doncic continues to shine on the NBA stage. With Doncic taking the league by storm in his first season on United States soil, Mavs legend Dirk Nowitzki appears primed to hang up his sneaker after the […] The post Video: Mavs’ Luka Doncic admits it will be tough to pass Dirk Nowitzki on all-time scoring list, but not impossible appeared first on ClutchPoints.
SportsDay Mar 19, 2019
Would a 22nd season hurt Dirk Nowitzki's legacy? Why history says tarnishing the Mavs legend isn't possible

Would a 22nd season hurt Dirk Nowitzki's legacy? Why history says tarnishing the Mavs legend isn't possible

The chant was faint, coming out of the south end of the American Airlines Center on Monday night shortly after Dirk Nowitzki had climbed one more rung on the all-time scoring ladder. "One more year, one more year" was what some fans were clamoring for and, for the first time maybe, I understood it.Nowitzki went past Wilt Chamberlain on the scoring list by scoring eight points in 12 minutes, which is about what he can deliver on a good night in his 21st season. Who's up for a 22nd?I still don't think it will happen and believe Nowitzki has carefully avoided the discussion in order to minimize...
ClutchPoints Mar 19, 2019
Jason Kidd congratulates Dirk Nowitzki for passing Wilt Chamberlain on all-time scoring list

Jason Kidd congratulates Dirk Nowitzki for passing Wilt Chamberlain on all-time scoring list

During the Dallas Mavericks’ loss to the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night, Dirk Nowitzki scored a modest eight points, but in doing so, he passed Wilt Chamberlain for sixth on the NBA’s all-time scoring list. On Tuesday, Nowitzki’s former teammate, Jason Kidd, took to Twitter to congratulate Nowitzki for the achievement: Big congratulations go […] The post Jason Kidd congratulates Dirk Nowitzki for passing Wilt Chamberlain on all-time scoring list appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Smoking Cuban Mar 19, 2019

Dallas Mavericks: Dirk Nowitzki’s top 10 career achievements

Dallas Mavericks legend Dirk Nowitzki has accomplished so much in his 21-year NBA career. Here is a look at his top ten achievements. Dallas Mavericks GOAT Dirk Nowitzki has done so much since moving from Europe to the NBA. All 21 seasons in Dallas have been an honor for Mavs fans. How do you accurately […] Dallas Mavericks: Dirk Nowitzki’s top 10 career achievements - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Mar 19, 2019
Mavs’ Dirk Nowitzki reacts on passing Wilt Chamberlain, says there were plenty of times he thought he wouldn’t be able to do it

Mavs’ Dirk Nowitzki reacts on passing Wilt Chamberlain, says there were plenty of times he thought he wouldn’t be able to do it

Athletes — even the best ones — live with doubts. Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks is still made of mortal flesh. He was candid in explaining his journey into history. The 7-foot Nowitzki passed one of the foremost icons of basketball, Wilt Chamberlain, for sixth place on the NBA’s all-time scoring list Monday night […] The post Mavs’ Dirk Nowitzki reacts on passing Wilt Chamberlain, says there were plenty of times he thought he wouldn’t be able to do it appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Mar 19, 2019
Mavs star Luka Doncic sets franchise record for most triple-doubles by a rookie

Mavs star Luka Doncic sets franchise record for most triple-doubles by a rookie

On a night when Dirk Nowitzki passed Wilt Chamberlain for the sixth spot in the NBA’s all-time scoring list, Dallas Mavericks’ rookie sensation Luka Doncic was also able to accomplish a statistical feat himself. With his triple-double in the game, the Slovenian wonder boy set the franchise record for most triple-doubles by a rookie. 29 […] The post Mavs star Luka Doncic sets franchise record for most triple-doubles by a rookie appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Mar 19, 2019
Lakers’ LeBron James reacts to Mavs’ Dirk Nowitzki passing Wilt Chamberlain on all-time scoring list

Lakers’ LeBron James reacts to Mavs’ Dirk Nowitzki passing Wilt Chamberlain on all-time scoring list

Shortly after Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki passed Hall of Famer Wilt Chamberlain for the sixth spot on the NBA’s all-time scoring list, Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James congratulated him on Twitter. Congrats Big Fella!!!! @swish41 https://t.co/qpCA513rcW — LeBron James (@KingJames) March 19, 2019 Prior to the Mavs’ game against the New Orleans Pelicans […] The post Lakers’ LeBron James reacts to Mavs’ Dirk Nowitzki passing Wilt Chamberlain on all-time scoring list appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Mar 19, 2019
Mavs’ Rick Carlisle admits players didn’t talk about Dirk Nowitzki passing Wilt Chamberlain before it happened

Mavs’ Rick Carlisle admits players didn’t talk about Dirk Nowitzki passing Wilt Chamberlain before it happened

Dallas Mavericks players knew that NBA icon Dirk Nowitzki was just a few points shy of passing Wilt Chamberlain on the all-time scoring list. Yet, head coach Rick Carlisle shared that there wasn’t much hype in the Mavericks’ locker room in the days leading up to the milestone. Per Dwain Price of mavs.com, this didn’t […] The post Mavs’ Rick Carlisle admits players didn’t talk about Dirk Nowitzki passing Wilt Chamberlain before it happened appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Advocate Mar 19, 2019
Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in overtime; Elfrid Payton has fifth straight triple-double

Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in overtime; Elfrid Payton has fifth straight triple-double

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki passed Wilt Chamberlain for sixth place on the NBA's career scoring list, but Elfrid Payton had his fifth straight triple-double to help the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Dallas Mavericks 129-125 in overtime Monday night.
SportsDay Mar 18, 2019
Luka Doncic's triple-double not enough to help Mavs top Pelicans on Nowitzki's big night

Luka Doncic's triple-double not enough to help Mavs top Pelicans on Nowitzki's big night

DALLAS -- Dirk Nowitzki passed Wilt Chamberlain for sixth place on the NBA's career scoring list, but Elfrid Payton had his fifth straight triple-double to help the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Dallas Mavericks 129-125 in overtime Monday night.Payton finished with 19 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds. Dallas rookie Luka Doncic had a triple-double of his own with 29 points, 13 boards and 10 assists.Julius Randle scored 11 of his 30 points in the final 3:29 of regulation, helping the Pelicans rally to force overtime. Doncic made the second of two free throws with 1.9 seconds left to tie the...
Washington Post Mar 18, 2019

Nowitzki passes Wilt but Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in OT

Dirk Nowitzki passed Wilt Chamberlain for sixth place on the NBA’s career scoring list, but Elfrid Payton had his fifth straight triple-double to help the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Dallas Mavericks 129-125 in overtime
ClutchPoints Mar 18, 2019
DeShawn Stevenson believes Mavs would have won another title in 2012 if team remained intact

DeShawn Stevenson believes Mavs would have won another title in 2012 if team remained intact

The Dallas Mavericks won their first and only title back in 2011, when Dirk Nowitzki led the team to an upset over the then LeBron James-led Miami Heat. Following their title run, some of the key players on the Mavs’ championship team left to accept bigger paychecks and longer contracts elsewhere. However, a lot of […] The post DeShawn Stevenson believes Mavs would have won another title in 2012 if team remained intact appeared first on ClutchPoints.
SportsDay Mar 18, 2019
National reaction: NBA Twitter shows Dirk Nowitzki much love after Mavs legend passes Wilt Chamberlain

National reaction: NBA Twitter shows Dirk Nowitzki much love after Mavs legend passes Wilt Chamberlain

Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki passed Wilt Chamberlain for the No. 6 spot on the NBA's all-time scoring list Monday night against the Pelicans.Here some Twitter reaction immediately following the historic moment:RELATED: An attempt to describe the insanity that is Mavs icon Dirk Nowitzki passing the great Wilt Chamberlain
ClutchPoints Mar 18, 2019
Mavs legend Dirk Nowitzki passes Wilt Chamberlain for 6th place on NBA’s all-time scoring list

Mavs legend Dirk Nowitzki passes Wilt Chamberlain for 6th place on NBA’s all-time scoring list

Dallas Mavericks legend Dirk Nowitzki has passed NBA Hall of Famer Wilt Chamberlain for sixth place on the NBA’s all-time scoring list. Chamberlain scored 31,419 points during his legendary career. Nowitzki entered Monday’s game against the New Orleans Pelicans with 31,416 career points. Dirk was able to accomplish the feat at home in front of the Mavs faithful. With […] The post Mavs legend Dirk Nowitzki passes Wilt Chamberlain for 6th place on NBA’s all-time scoring list appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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