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6 hours ago

Dallas Mavericks: Dorian Finney-Smith wins the belt vs. Nets

The Dallas Mavericks have righted the ship in February thanks to the return of their elite offense. Luka Doncic is steering, but he needs floor spacers knocking down shots. Dorian Finney-Smith is a key piece of the equation. He struggled from 3-point range early in the season before missing nine games in the health and safety protocols. […] Dallas Mavericks: Dorian Finney-Smith wins the belt vs. Nets - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
11 hours ago

Dallas Mavericks: Kristaps Porzingis brings the defense as Mavs top Nets

The Dallas Mavericks had won six of their last eight games entering Saturday’s showdown with the Brooklyn Nets. Their elite offseason has returned, but the defense had been questionable, especially without Kristaps Porzingis in the lineup. The Unicorn missed three straight games with a back injury. The Mavs need KP. No player in the league can space […] Dallas Mavericks: Kristaps Porzingis brings the defense as Mavs top Nets - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 27, 2021

How will the Dallas Mavericks stop James Harden and Kyrie Irving?

The Dallas Mavericks have broken out of their early-season funk to win six of their last eight games. They have a top-five offensive rating in February, but there have been defensive issues. Dallas ranks 26th in defensive rating at 118.3. They are 1.4 points per 100 possessions behind being in 25th. The defense has been ugly. […] How will the Dallas Mavericks stop James Harden and Kyrie Irving? - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 27, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: Tyler Bey goes off as Stars top G League Ignite

The Dallas Mavericks sent all four of their rookies to the G League bubble to get additional minutes. Each has stood out in Orlando, but no Maverick has been more impressive than Tyler Bey. The second-round pick is averaging over 15 points and nine rebounds per game while shooting the ball well and playing outstanding defense. […] Dallas Mavericks: Tyler Bey goes off as Stars top G League Ignite - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 27, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: Will Andre Drummond be bought out?

The Dallas Mavericks are active in trade talks. They have underperformed this season and continue to search for avenues to upgrade their roster. Mavs fans have seen the Kristaps Porzingis rumors floating around in recent days. The Athletic’s Shams Charania reported (subscription required) that the Mavs would be interested in acquiring Andre Drummond if he was bought out. The […] Dallas Mavericks: Will Andre Drummond be bought out? - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 26, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: What to watch for in Mavs at Nets

The Dallas Mavericks are just starting to find their stride. Superstar Luka Doncic is working his way back into the MVP race as Dallas has won six of their last eight games. They have three more before the All-Star break, and the Mavs are hoping to finish strong. The team takes center stage on Saturday evening as […] Dallas Mavericks: What to watch for in Mavs at Nets - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 26, 2021

Mavericks: Kristaps Porzingis on the trade rumors and his back injury

The Dallas Mavericks have won six of their last eight games as Luka Doncic has caught fire. They got off to a slow start because of a myriad of issues, but they are finally putting it all together. The Mavs have played their last three games without Kristaps Porzingis. He suffered a back injury during the […] Mavericks: Kristaps Porzingis on the trade rumors and his back injury - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 26, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: Why Kristaps Porzingis’ trade value is so hard to tab

The Dallas Mavericks are gearing up for an active trade season. GM Donnie Nelson and the front office continue to discuss potential deals and how to improve the team. Bleacher Report’s Jake Fischer reported the Mavs are talking with other teams about star big man Kristaps Porzingis. Mavericks owner Mark Cuban denied the rumors with coach Rick Carlisle […] Dallas Mavericks: Why Kristaps Porzingis’ trade value is so hard to tab - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 26, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: Marc Spears confirms Kristaps Porzingis trade rumors

The Dallas Mavericks could have massive moves brewing ahead of the March 25 trade deadline. They have underperformed this season and currently sit under .500 as the All-Star break approaches. Luka Doncic has been fantastic, but the team has struggled to hit shots and played poorly on the defensive end of the floor. The issues have […] Dallas Mavericks: Marc Spears confirms Kristaps Porzingis trade rumors - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 25, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: Turnovers and poor shooting sink Mavs in loss to Sixers

The Dallas Mavericks had won two straight games but faced a tough test on Feb. 25 as they traveled to the east coast to face the Philadelphia 76ers. The Mavs were finally back to .500. Getting over that hump against the Eastern Conference-leading Sixers promised to be a struggle. The Mavs were without Kristaps Porzingis for […] Dallas Mavericks: Turnovers and poor shooting sink Mavs in loss to Sixers - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 25, 2021

Mavericks: Kristaps Porzingis misses third straight game with back injury

The Dallas Mavericks have won two straight games after being forced to take a week off by the severe weather in Texas. Luka Doncic has led the way to give Dallas six victories in their last seven. The Mavs won the last two without Kristaps Porzingis. The star practiced during the week off, but a back […] Mavericks: Kristaps Porzingis misses third straight game with back injury - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 25, 2021

Mavericks in top ten in national TV ratings: How high can Dallas climb?

The Dallas Mavericks got off to a shaky start as the team struggled with injuries and COVID issues. Superstar Luka Doncic is working his way back into the MVP race as the Mavs have won six of their last seven. They are planning on a strong second half to put them firmly into the playoffs. The slow […] Mavericks in top ten in national TV ratings: How high can Dallas climb? - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 25, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: Myles Garrett shoots his shot with the Mavs

The Dallas Mavericks are red hot right now as Luka Doncic is making a push to get back into the MVP race. His heroics were on full display against the Boston Celtics on Feb. 23 including an incredible game-winner to lift the Mavs to their six victory in their last seven. Fans can bet Cleveland Browns’ […] Dallas Mavericks: Myles Garrett shoots his shot with the Mavs - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 24, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: What to watch for in Mavs at Sixers

The Dallas Mavericks have won six of their last seven games as superstar Luka Doncic is red hot. They have four games left before the All-Star break as Dallas is looking to close strong. The Mavericks travel to Philadelphia to face the Sixers on Thursday night. Philly has won three of their last four and currently sits […] Dallas Mavericks: What to watch for in Mavs at Sixers - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 24, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: What fans need to know about second half of schedule

The Dallas Mavericks have won six of their last seven games as they are finally breaking out after a slow start. Superstar Luka Doncic is averaging over 31 points per game on tremendous efficiency in his ten February games. The Mavs look like a viable contender and are continuing to build on their success. Fans were in […] Dallas Mavericks: What fans need to know about second half of schedule - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More