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Mavs cruise past Spurs to even series 1-1

Mavs cruise past Spurs to even series 1-1

ESPN.com yahoo.com CNNSI.com Updated 5 hours ago
Monta Ellis scored 21 points and the Dallas Mavericks rolled to a 113-92 victory over San Antonio on Wednesday night, snapping a 10-game skid against the Spurs and evening their first-round series at a game apiece.
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  • Carlisle: Call Popovich 'Coach of Century'

    Carlisle: Call Popovich 'Coach of Century'

    ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    As far as Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle is concerned, NBA Coach of the Year isn't enough of an honor for San Antonio Spurs counterpart Gregg Popovich.
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  • Craig Sager heartened by support from Popovich, NBA

    Craig Sager heartened by support from Popovich, NBA

    CNNSI.com deadspin.com yahoo.com Apr 21 (2 days ago)
    Craig Sager is drawing strength from the salutes given to him by Gregg Popovich and the NBA.
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  • 10 Players Under The Most Pressure In The Playoffs

    10 Players Under The Most Pressure In The Playoffs

    dimemag.com Apr 21 (3 days ago)
    Just over two years ago, had you asked me whom I considered to be the NBA’s elite players, I would have given you three names: Dirk Nowitzki, Kobe Bryant and Dwyane Wade. Fresh off an NBA Finals run in which his Mavericks took down Kobe’s Los Angeles La…
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  • Spurs come back to get by Mavericks in Game 1

    Spurs come back to get by Mavericks in Game 1

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com Apr 20 (3 days ago)
    The Spurs were down 10 in the 4th quarter, but their offense rallied late to beat Dallas, 90-85.
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  • 5 things to know about Mavs-Spurs series

    5 things to know about Mavs-Spurs series

    nba.com Apr 19 (4 days ago)
    While San Antonio Spurs steamrolled toward their fourth 60-win season in 11 years, coach Gregg Popovich was asked if there is a secret formula for the franchise's almost unfathomable run of excellence.
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  • 8 Keys To Watch For In The NBA Playoffs This Weekend

    8 Keys To Watch For In The NBA Playoffs This Weekend

    dimemag.com Apr 18 (6 days ago)
    The NBA postseason is upon us and it should be a great one. The Western Conference has three can’t-miss first-round series, while the elite teams in the East look to get by some of the new faces in the playoffs. For teams like San Antonio, Miami, Oklaho…
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  • Ball Don’t Lie’s 2013-14 Playoff Previews: San Antonio Spurs vs…

    Ball Don’t Lie’s 2013-14 Playoff Previews: San Antonio Spurs vs. Dallas Mavericks

    yahoo.com CNNSI.com Apr 18 (6 days ago)
    The playoffs began on Saturday, thankfully, which means it’s that lovely time of spring (and it is spring, right? It’s not going to snow again, is it?) when the minds behind Ball Don’t Lie offer you their thoughts on the upcoming pairings in the first r…
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  • Steve Nash Dines With Dirk In Episode 4 Of “The Finish Line”

    Steve Nash Dines With Dirk In Episode 4 Of “The Finish Line”

    dimemag.com Apr 18 (6 days ago)
    Steve Nash‘s documentary series in conjunction with Grantland, “The Finish Line,” has been incredible behind-the-scenes look at the two-time MVP as he comes up on the end of his Hall-of-Fame career. Episode 4 might be the best yet when Nash reunites wit…
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  • Ellis plays key role in Mavs' playoff spot

    Ellis plays key role in Mavs' playoff spot

    nba.com Apr 17 (6 days ago)
    Monta Ellis had just missed a jumper that could have lifted Dallas out of a matchup with top-seeded San Antonio in the first round of the playoffs.
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  • Cuban: Bucks' new owners got 'a bargain'

    Cuban: Bucks' new owners got 'a bargain'

    ESPN.com Apr 17 (6 days ago)
    Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban considers the sale price of approximately $550 million for the Milwaukee Bucks to be a bargain, suggesting the true value of NBA franchises is north of $1 billion.
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  • Griz seize No. 7 slot from Mavs with OT win

    Griz seize No. 7 slot from Mavs with OT win

    ESPN.com Apr 16
    Mike Conley hit two free throws with 1.1 seconds left in overtime, and the Memphis Grizzlies grabbed the Western Conference's No. 7 seed away from Dallas by edging the Mavericks 106-105 on Wednesday night in the regular season finale.
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  • SI Now: Playoff implications for NBA's season finale

    SI Now: Playoff implications for NBA's season finale

    CNNSI.com Apr 16
    Seven games have playoff implications tonight, including the Grizzlies-Mavs clash for the No. 7 seed.
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  • Former Stars Now Embracing Different Roles With The Mavericks

    Former Stars Now Embracing Different Roles With The Mavericks

    dimemag.com Apr 15
    Transforming from all-star to role player can be a begrudging process for NBA players used to a certain level of personal success on the court. Not every player is capable of making the transition in a smooth and non-disruptive fashion that benefits the…
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  • Buzzer-Beaters, Dunks & The NBA Season’s Top 25 Plays

    Buzzer-Beaters, Dunks & The NBA Season’s Top 25 Plays

    dimemag.com Apr 14
    Finally, at long last, the real season begins. But that doesn’t mean we can’t stop, look back, and appreciate the highlights and events that captivated us and stole our attention during the 2013-14 season. We’ve been treated to some great games, as rece…
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  • 5 Important Races Entering The 2014 NBA Playoffs

    5 Important Races Entering The 2014 NBA Playoffs

    dimemag.com Apr 14
    We’re still recovering from a fever dream we had after peeking at a hypothetical Conference-free playoff structure for the playoffs this year. But even with the Conference separation in place, there are plenty of questions as we come up on the final thr…
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  • NBA playoff picture update: Blazers' home-court hopes still ali…

    NBA playoff picture update: Blazers' home-court hopes still alive, Mavs and Hawks are in, Pacers back atop East

    yahoo.com Apr 14
    If you're anything like me and Detroit Pistons rookie Peyton Siva, when it gets this late in the season, you come out of the weekend like: So let's get caught up on how the weekend that just passed reshaped the playoff picture, which is mere days away f…
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  • Dirk, Ellis fuel Mavs past Suns, into playoffs

    Dirk, Ellis fuel Mavs past Suns, into playoffs

    ESPN.com Apr 12
    Monta Ellis matched his season high with 36 points and Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 of his 23 during a second-half rally that carried the Dallas Mavericks back to the playoffs in a 101-98 victory against the Phoenix Suns on Saturday night.
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  • Cuban backs Mavs announcer after fine over ref comments

    Cuban backs Mavs announcer after fine over ref comments

    nba.com Apr 12
    Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is backing his public address announcer after the team had to pay a $25,000 fine because the announcer criticized referee Danny Crawford on Twitter after a recent game.
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  • Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Saturday

    Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Saturday

    nba.com Apr 12
    ? Two of the three teams battling it out for the Western Conference's final two playoff spots square off tonight, as the Suns make their only trip to Dallas to play the Mavericks. The Mavs (48-32), currently in the seventh spot, can punch their ticket t…
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  • Cuban: PA man Heath's job with Mavs safe

    Cuban: PA man Heath's job with Mavs safe

    ESPN.com Apr 12
    Public-address announcer Sean Heath's brush with the NBA office won't affect his future with the Dallas Mavericks, with owner Mark Cuban saying he had no problem paying the $25,000 fine the league assessed the team.
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  • Video - Mavs Cruise Past Spurs To Even Series 01:05

    Mavs Cruise Past Spurs To Even Series

    Apr 23
    The Mavericks defeated the Spurs 113-92 in Game 2.
  • Video - NBA Top Plays 00:41

    NBA Top Plays

    Apr 23
    LeBron James' dunk in Game 2 against the Bobcats is the top play in the NBA.
  • Video - Turnovers Hurt Spurs 00:30

    Turnovers Hurt Spurs

    Apr 23
    Following a 113-92 loss to the Mavs, Gregg Popovich said turnovers were the Spurs' biggest problem.
  • Video - Duncan's 27 Points Fuel Spurs In Game 1 01:22

    Duncan's 27 Points Fuel Spurs In Game 1

    Apr 20
    Tim Duncan scored 27 points to power the Spurs to a 90-85 victory over the Mavericks in Game 1.

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