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Hoops Habit 8 hours ago

Dallas Mavericks: 2018 NBA Draft grades

The Dallas Mavericks look to be well on their way to creating another international star after the 2018 NBA Draft. Here’s a look at their draft grades. The 2018 NBA Draft was full of surprise moves and the Dallas Mavericks were part of the action. They traded Oklahoma Sooners point guard Trae Young (the fifth overall […] Dallas Mavericks: 2018 NBA Draft grades - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
The Smoking Cuban 11 hours ago

Dallas Mavericks fans need this Luka And The Legend t-shirt

Dallas Mavericks fans got a potential European superstar to pair with the legendary Dirk Nowitzki. Now you need to get this new t-shirt. Luka Doncic is the newest member of the Dallas Mavericks, thanks to a draft day trade. Now the Mavs have two European superstars. Doncic and Dirk. Luka and the Legend. Whatever you […] Dallas Mavericks fans need this Luka And The Legend t-shirt - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
SportsDay Jun 22, 2018
How national NBA experts graded the Luka Doncic pick

How national NBA experts graded the Luka Doncic pick

The 2018 NBA draft is officially in the books. How do experts feel about Luka Doncic's fit with the Mavericks?Here's a roundup of grades and analysis from media members across the country regarding the rookie guard. Scroll to the bottom to vote in our grades poll!National gradesJeremy Woo, Sports Illustrated: The Hawks are making this pick on behalf of the Mavericks, and will trade down to No. 5. Doncic is a major coup for Dallas, who have coveted him all season. He will essentially take the torch from Dirk Nowitzki as the Mavs push back toward competing for a playoff spot, and pair with...
DeseretNews.com Jun 21, 2018

Mavs go Euro with rebuild again, trading up for Luka Doncic

The Dallas Mavericks are going Euro with their rebuild, the same way they did 20 years ago with Dirk Nowitzki.
ClutchPoints Jun 21, 2018
Mavs superstar Dirk Nowitzki welcomes Luka Doncic to Dallas

Mavs superstar Dirk Nowitzki welcomes Luka Doncic to Dallas

Luka Doncic is now part of the Dallas Mavericks, and none other than Dirk Nowitzki — the face of the franchise — welcomed him. Via his Twitter account, Nowitzki tweeted to the 19-year-old to welcome him. Welcome my man @luka7doncic — Dirk Nowitzki (@swish41) June 22, 2018 After a while, Doncic himself replied, calling Nowitzki […] The post Mavs superstar Dirk Nowitzki welcomes Luka Doncic to Dallas appeared first on ClutchPoints.
SportsDay Jun 21, 2018
NBA draft profile: Can Dirk Nowitzki pass the torch to another Euro in Luka Doncic?

NBA draft profile: Can Dirk Nowitzki pass the torch to another Euro in Luka Doncic?

Editor's note: This was part of our series of profiles leading up to the NBA draft. The Mavs selected Luka Doncic with the No. 5 pick in Thursday's NBA draft. Luka Doncic, Slovenia (Real Madrid)6-8, 225, age 19, SG/SFThe good: He's got serious skills and is more polished than the freshmen who are coming out with him because he's played professionally in Europe for three seasons. He's got good ballhandling skills and his shot, while not trustworthy yet, has the potential to be really good. Mark Cuban described him as "a 6-7 Steve Nash that isn't quite the shooter Steve was, but is only a...
ClutchPoints Jun 21, 2018
Mo Bamba says he convinced Dirk Nowitzki to play 3 more years if Mavs draft him

Mo Bamba says he convinced Dirk Nowitzki to play 3 more years if Mavs draft him

The Dallas Mavericks have the fifth pick in tonight’s draft, and they have been rumored to want Mo Bamba. If he is drafted by the Mavs, the Texas product is going to become a fan favorite instantly and Dirk Nowitzki would have a part in it. During his workout with the Mavs, Bamba jokingly told […] The post Mo Bamba says he convinced Dirk Nowitzki to play 3 more years if Mavs draft him appeared first on ClutchPoints.
SportsDay Jun 20, 2018

Dirk Nowitzki's 40th birthday bash included old teammates, Tony Romo, and a performance from Busta Rhymes

Turning 40 years old is a big deal for most people, and Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki is no exception.The former MVP went over the hill on Tuesday, and Nowitzki (rocking a shirt that said 'Straight Outta Würzburg, and a wig resembling an old-school look of his own) had a huge party celebrating his 40th birthday that included the like of Busta Rhymes, DJ Jazzy Jeff, former teammates, and QB-turned broadcaster Tony Romo.Some photos from the party made their way on to social media.More on Dirk turning 40Dirk Nowitzki turned 40 on Tuesday, and Twitter made sure he knew about itHere...
ClutchPoints Jun 19, 2018
Dirk Nowitzki’s trainer roasts him on his 40th birthday

Dirk Nowitzki’s trainer roasts him on his 40th birthday

Dallas Maverick star Dirk Nowitzki’ turned 40 years old today and probably got the most epic birthday greeting from his trainer. The Mavs legend and future Hall-of-Famer posted his trainer’s message on Twitter. It was long and savage as his trainer, Mike Procopio, listed down Nowitzki’s great 40’s in his life: Thanks for all the […] The post Dirk Nowitzki’s trainer roasts him on his 40th birthday appeared first on ClutchPoints.
SportsDay Jun 19, 2018
Dirk Nowitzki turned 40 on Tuesday, and Twitter made sure he knew about it

Dirk Nowitzki turned 40 on Tuesday, and Twitter made sure he knew about it

Dirk Nowitzki is an international treasure, and was celebrated as such on his birthday.The Dallas Mavericks forward turned 40 years old on Tuesday, and Nowitzki heard from well-wishers all around the basketball landscape on social media. Most of the messages honored his amazing career in Dallas. Others couldn't help but poke a little fun at the fact that No. 41 is now officially 'over the hill.'But is classic Dirk fashion, Nowitzki took all of the jokes in stride...Here are some other birthday wishes for 13-time All-Star...
The Smoking Cuban Jun 19, 2018

40 moments to celebrate Dirk Nowitzki’s 40th birthday

On the day that Dirk Nowitzki celebrates his 40th birthday, we take a look back at 40 of the best moments Dirk gave Mavericks fans around the world. In no particular order these moments range from on-court achievements to Dirk’s best jabs on Twitter, and everything in between. 1. 1998 Nike Hoops Summit Before Dirk […] 40 moments to celebrate Dirk Nowitzki’s 40th birthday - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
SportsDay Jun 19, 2018
On the grand occasion of Dirk Nowitzki's 40th birthday we answer the question: How many DFW athletes have played into their 40s?

On the grand occasion of Dirk Nowitzki's 40th birthday we answer the question: How many DFW athletes have played into their 40s?

alles Gute zum Geburtstag,Dirk Nowitzki.For those of you who don't speak German, or know how to use Google Translate, that means Happy Birthday. Today, though, isn't just any birthday for Mavericks icon Nowitzki. It's big old round-number 40.In life terms it means Nowitzki has reached so-called middle age. From an active-athlete standpoint, assuming Nowitzki follows through on his plan to return for his 21st NBA season, it means he has entered rare territory.In the NBA's 72-year history, only 27 players have competed into their 40s, although three did so this past season. Vince Carter was 41...
SportsDay Jun 19, 2018
Here are 40 of our favorite Dirk-related numbers and stats in honor of his 40th birthday

Here are 40 of our favorite Dirk-related numbers and stats in honor of his 40th birthday

It's June 19, which means it's the birthday of Mavericks forward and legend Dirk Nowitzki. In order of his birthday, we decided to put together a list of 40 of our favorite Nowitzki-related numbers and stats to relive some memories. Below is the full list, and we broke out some of our favorites. 11 championship/MVP/Finals MVP2 Finals appearances50,573 minutes played1,471 games played (fifth-most all time)21 seasons with one team31,18731,187 career points (6th all time) 2 50-point games 20 regular-season 40-point games No. 9No. 9 pick in the NBA draft. We still remember that hoop ear ring....
ClutchPoints Jun 18, 2018
Surfing the blogosphere: Mavericks talk with Josh Eberley

Surfing the blogosphere: Mavericks talk with Josh Eberley

It wasn’t long ago the Dallas Mavericks were one of the model franchises in the NBA. Aside from the San Antonio Spurs, nobody in the West consistently made the playoffs like Dallas did. As long as Dirk Nowitzki was upright and head coach Rick Carlisle was doing his mad scientist thing, Dallas was a tough out. As […] The post Surfing the blogosphere: Mavericks talk with Josh Eberley appeared first on ClutchPoints.
SportsDay Jun 18, 2018
Three of the biggest offseason Mavs rumors: Will Dallas deal for Jaylen Brown or sign Julius Randle?

Three of the biggest offseason Mavs rumors: Will Dallas deal for Jaylen Brown or sign Julius Randle?

The NBA draft is fast approaching and free agency will follow soon after that. The league's rumor mill is already turning, and some of those whispers involve the Mavericks. Let's take a look at three of the biggest rumors surrounding the Mavs and what our experts think about each of them. DeMarcus CousinsThe Mavs have a history of swinging for the fences in free agency (Deron Williams, Dwight Howard, Mike Conley, etc.), and Pelicans C DeMarcus Cousins could be next in line. Dirk Nowitzki was asked in December about the Mavs' potential pursuit of Cousins. "That's a loaded question," he said....

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