Rondo benched in clutch: 'Coach's decision'
ESPN.com Updated Jan 24 (yesterday)
Rajon Rondo, the four-time All-Star point guard whose prowess in the clutch was cited by the Dallas Mavericks' brass when they acquired him in a December blockbuster trade, was benched for the final 5:12 of Friday night's 102-98 loss to the Chicago Bull…Upvote Share Tweet
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban suggests the NBA should eliminate fan balloting for the All-Star Game, saying the leading total of 1.5 million votes for Golden State's Stephen Curry was so low it was "embarrassing."Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jan 23 (yesterday)Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah played Friday night against the Dallas Mavericks after missing the last four games because of a sprained right ankle.Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Rajon Rondo’s Trademark Behind-The-Back Pass Fake For The Layupdimemag.com Jan 22 (3 days ago)Those hands. Those gigantic Rajon Rondo hands that look like something out of a Steven Speilberg daydream than actual phalanges. That’s how Rondo is able to palm the ball off the dribble. It’s also why the behind-the-back pass fake he unleashed on the T…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)Mark Cuban won the battle, but Kobe Bryant thinks he can win the war. Despite Rajon Rondo being traded to the Dallas Mavericks less than a month ago, the Los Angeles Lakers legend says he won’t stop recruiting his former Boston Celtics rival until Rondo…Upvote Share Tweet
Dirk's late spark pushes Mavs past GrizzliesESPN.com Jan 19 (6 days ago)Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 points, including the last eight for Dallas in the final 2 minutes, and the Mavericks defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 103-95 on Monday.Upvote Share Tweet
Dirk Nowitzki Is The Bestdeadspin.com Jan 17Dirk summoned his best Dikembe Mutombo impersonation tonight after the Mavericks' 97-89 win over Denver, smoothly interrupting Chandler Parsons's interview with Fox Sports's Jeff "Skin" Wade.Read more...Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Jan 16We don’t use the term “baptism” lightly to describe poster dunks – a player really has to earn it. Wilson Chandler certainly did here. Watch the Denver Nuggets swingman baptize Tyson Chandler on an epic facial jam early in his team’s game versus the Dal…Upvote Share Tweet
Dirk Nowitzki & Rajon Rondo Say DeMarcus Cousins Deserves An All-Star Noddimemag.com Jan 14After DeMarcus Cousins dropped a near triple-double on them last night in Sacramento — and may have won it for the Kings if not for amateur thespian, Tyson Chandler, the Mavs breathed a sigh of relief. They also made it clear they appreciated how good B…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 14The NBA has made an effort to crack down on flopping with official warnings and fines for several seasons now, but players continue to embellish contact when they feel like it gives them an edge. For the most part, that's because it works. A stern lectu…Upvote Share Tweet
Griffin, Paul team as Clips thrash MavericksESPN.com Jan 10Clippers thrash Mavericks 120-100 for 6th win in 8 gamesUpvote Share Tweet
Notorious NBA Ref Joey Crawford Knocked Out Of Game With Knee Injurydeadspin.com Jan 10Showboating NBA referee Joey Crawford joined a long list of officials in various sports who have suffered injuries recently when he pulled up lame in the second quarter of today's Mavericks-Clippers game with what league officials are calling a knee inj…Upvote Share TweetRoy Tarpley, the talented Dallas Mavericks power forward who flamed out of the NBA due to substance abuse issues, died Friday, at the age of 50. According to The Dallas Morning News there was no official cause of death, but multiple Mavericks officials …Upvote Share Tweet
Hey, Whoa, Maybe The Pistons Are Good Nowdeadspin.com Jan 8The Detroit Pistons went to Dallas and beat the hell out of the Mavericks last night, 108-95, for their seventh consecutive victory. They're 7-0 since waiving Josh Smith on Dec. 22; they were 5-23 before that. Maybe they are good, now!Read more...Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jan 7D.J. Augustin scored 17 of his season-high 26 points in the fourth quarter, and the Pistons won their seventh straight game, 108-95 over the Mavericks on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Jan 7The Memphis Grizzlies will honor Jason Collins, Earl Monroe and Chauncey Billups as part of their annual Martin Luther King Celebration Day event Jan. 19 when they host the Dallas Mavericks.Upvote Share Tweet
Dirk Nowitzki Says Ball Will Be In Hands Of Monta Ellis During Crunch-Timedimemag.com Jan 7Despite a nearly unprecedented level of play in his career’s twilight, Dirk Nowitzki understands his basketball mortality. The 36 year-old Dallas Mavericks legend is still the fulcrum from which his team’s league-leading offense swings, but no longer po…Upvote Share TweetEarlier this season, Dirk Nowitzki passed Hall-of-Famers Hakeem Olajuwon and Elvin Hayes on the all-time scoring list, while additionally becoming the highest scoring international player in NBA history. On Monday night in Brooklyn, Dirk moved up on the…Upvote Share TweetThe Brooklyn Nets say Deron Williams and Kevin Garnett will sit out their game Monday night against Dallas (League Pass, 7:30 ET).Upvote Share Tweet
Where did Rondo's Mavs land?ESPN.com Jan 5The Hawks have won 18 of their past 20 games and are an impressive 8-2 against the West, earning them the top spot in Marc Stein's weekly NBA Power Ra...Upvote Share TweetThings have gone from bad to worse for the Cleveland Cavaliers. After leaving early in his team’s 109-90 home loss to the Dallas Mavericks today, Kyrie Irving has been ruled out of Cleveland’s game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday due to a sore …Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Jan 4David Blatt’s job is safe. Why it took so long for the Cleveland Cavaliers to publicly say so is anyone’s guess. In advance of today’s afternoon game against the Dallas Mavericks, Cleveland GM David Griffin threw support behind his first-year head coach…Upvote Share Tweet
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