12:40 PM EDT, Sat April 18, 2015
Mavs Moneyball 3 hours ago

Predicting the winner of the Mavericks Rockets series with Oregon Trail

This is a terrible idea. What better and more accurate way to predict who will win the Mavs-Rockets playoff series than with Oregon Trail? I certainly can't think of any. If you're unaware, I've actually done this before with the Mavericks starting five, but I'm adjusting things slightly to make this a super-scientific prediction machine. Here, we're pitting the Mavericks' and Rockets' starting fives against each other, seeing which one makes it to Oregon in the best shape. Some rules for the competition: 1. Food Restrictions. I will buy the maximum amount of food to begin the game (2,000...
Houston Chronicle 8 mins ago

Pat Beverley won’t let injury ruin his playoff excitement

Rockets guard and captain Pat Beverley attended the team’s last playoff tuneup on Saturday with a cast on his left wrist and a plan to let Mavericks players know he is there tonight. “It’s going to be fun,” said Beverley, who is out following surgery to repair torn ligaments in his left wrist. “I talk […]
Dallas Mavericks Blog | Dallas Morning News 14 hours ago

Facing the Jet as a Rocket; ‘He’s a great playoff player,’ Carlisle says of ex-Mav Terry

Jason Terry as a Rocket and a Mav. File photos Jason Terry was a starter in the final meeting between the Mavericks and Rockets in the regular … [visit site to read more]
The Dream Shake 2 hours ago

Rockets and Mavericks injuries: Who's in, out and maybe

Beverley, Motiejunas & McDaniels: The Houston Rockets are losing the off-court war of attrition with the Dallas Mavericks. James Harden, Trevor Ariza, Josh Smith and Corey Brewer. Those are the players who haven't missed a single Houston Rockets game due to...
San Francisco Chronicle 17 hours ago

Here’s how 1st round of NBA playoffs will unfold

Here’s how 1st round of NBA playoffs will unfold Direct from Dead Wrong in Public headquarters, a look at how things won’t go in the NBA playoffs: There’s always a bit of tension involving Blake Griffin (backing away from retaliation after getting relentlessly pounded) and Chris Paul (3-6 lifetime in playoff series), but those two will be a load. The Mavericks have been oddly disjointed since acquiring Rajon Rondo, but things could change with Dirk Nowitzki and Monta Ellis imposing their will. The Nets have no home-court energy worth mentioning, largely because those knowledgeable...

More Mavericks Rumors & News

Jason Terry ready to attack Mavericks’ defense, discounts the irony of this series

Former Dallas Maverick Jason Terry had nothing but kind words for the way Rajon Rondo, Devin Harris and J.J. Barea – three players he has teamed with in the past – can control a game offensively. At the defensive end …
Cuban: Mavericks guard Rajon Rondo “built for the playoffs”

Cuban: Mavericks guard Rajon Rondo “built for the playoffs”

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Chandler Parsons ready to start playoffs, says returning to Houston now old hat

Dallas Mavericks’ forward Chandler Parsons said he is expecting to play in Game 1 against Houston in the first-round playoff series that begins Saturday. “I definitely feel much better today,” Parsons said after going through an extensive workout Friday afternoon. …
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban tells us how he really feels about the Houston Rockets, Rajon Rondo

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban tells us how he really feels about the Houston Rockets, Rajon Rondo

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Charles Barkley: Carlisle won’t let Harden beat Mavs four times in seven games

Charles Barkley: Carlisle won’t let Harden beat Mavs four times in seven games

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Every team from Mavs’ division made playoffs; Reinforces ‘toughest division’ claim, says Carlisle

Every team from Mavs’ division made playoffs; Reinforces ‘toughest division’ claim, says Carlisle

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Carlisle on Parsons being ready for playoff opener: ‘Signs are positive but not definite’

Carlisle on Parsons being ready for playoff opener: ‘Signs are positive but not definite’

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From MVP to All-NBA teams, here’s your postseason awards

Without hesitation and knowing full well the bombarding I will get from angry fans, here are my votes for NBA end-of-year awards (missing will be all-defensive team and rookie of the year ballot because I wasn’t selected to vote on …

4 in the morning: Bring on Houston and hack-a-Howard

Here’s our four game-night bits of brilliance about the Dallas Mavericks’ 108-92 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers at American Airlines Center in Game No. 82. Bring on the playoffs: Tyson Chandler called it the most wonderful time of the …
Mavericks give former Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel a personalized jersey at Wednesday’s finale

Mavericks give former Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel a personalized jersey at Wednesday’s finale

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Rip City Project Apr 16, 2015

Trail Blazers fall to Mavericks 114-98 in final game before playoffs

The shorthanded Portland Trail Blazers faced the Dallas Mavericks in the regular season finale for both teams that had no playoff implications for either. The Trail Blazers said they were looking to use this as a tune-up for the playoffs, and one can only hope that it’s a case of getting the kinks out of the […] Trail Blazers fall to Mavericks 114-98 in final game before playoffs - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Mavericks-Rockets to open Saturday night

The Mavericks-Rockets series will start Saturday at 8:30 p.m. in Houston, the NBA announced. Here is the entire schedule for the best-of-seven series. Game 1 – Sat  April 18  Dallas at Houston                8:30PM   9:30PM      ESPN Game 2 – Tue  April 21  Dallas at … …

Mavs-Rockets will sort of be like old times for Nowitzki, Terry

It’s hard to believe the Mavericks and Rockets have played in the same division for 35 years and yet this will only be the third time they have met in the playoffs. It’s equally as hard to believe that these …

Mavericks Player News

  • 3 Rajon Rondo

    Rajon Rondo

    Cuban: Mavericks guard Rajon Rondo “built for the playoffs”

  • 2 Chandler Parsons

    Chandler Parsons

    Chandler Parsons ready to start playoffs, says returning to Houston now old hat

  • 1 Dirk Nowitzki

    Dirk Nowitzki

    Here’s how 1st round of NBA playoffs will unfold

  • 1 Monta Ellis

    Monta Ellis

    Dallas Mavericks top 5 stories of the week

  • 1 Devin Harris

    Devin Harris

    Devin Harris may play Tuesday; J.J. Barea will not

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