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DeAndre Jordan Drops Agent Who Maybe Sorta Pushed Him To Sign W…

DeAndre Jordan Drops Agent Who Maybe Sorta Pushed Him To Sign With Mavs

deadspin.com Updated 15 hours ago
Hey, remember all that shit with DeAndre Jordan back in July? No? Let me briefly remind you.Read more...
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  • DeAndre Jordan leaves agent Dan Fegan after controversial summe…

    DeAndre Jordan leaves agent Dan Fegan after controversial summer

    yahoo.com 18 hours ago
    When coveted free-agent center DeAndre Jordan broke a verbal agreement to join the Dallas Mavericks to return to the Los Angeles Clippers, analysts and observers wondered what could have changed his mind over the course of just a few days. Did the Clipp…
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  • Montana Upsets Top-Ranked North Dakota State In Bonkers College…

    Montana Upsets Top-Ranked North Dakota State In Bonkers College Football Kickoff

    deadspin.com Aug 29 (3 days ago)
    Bob Stitt earned the Montana head coaching job by demonstrating an innovating offense at D-II Colorado School of Mines, and in his first game at the helm of the Grizzlies he managed the simple task of knocking off North Dakota State—NCAA Division I cham…
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  • Kidd-Gilchrist on his Hornets deal: 'Why wait?'

    Kidd-Gilchrist on his Hornets deal: 'Why wait?'

    ESPN.com nba.com Aug 26 (6 days ago)
    Kidd-Gilchrist on his Hornets deal: 'Why wait?'
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  • Hassan Whiteside, Draymond Green broil subtweet beef over virtu…

    Hassan Whiteside, Draymond Green broil subtweet beef over virtues of small-ball

    yahoo.com Aug 26 (6 days ago)
    The last four NBA championships have been claimed by teams — the Big Three-era Miami Heat, San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors — that were not only capable of going small when the situation called for it, but that relished the opportunity to dow…
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  • The NBA's all-time starting five: Memphis Grizzlies

    The NBA's all-time starting five: Memphis Grizzlies

    yahoo.com Aug 25
    You’re in your second semester of AP Basketball History, you love really good teams, and you love lists. With precious little drama left in the NBA’s 2015 offseason, why don’t we hit the barroom and/or barbershop, pour ourselves a frosty mug of Barbicid…
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  • Wesley Matthews plans on being ready for opening night

    Wesley Matthews plans on being ready for opening night

    yahoo.com Aug 24
    When the Dallas Mavericks signed shooting guard Wesley Matthews to a lucrative four-year, $70-million contract this summer, they did so with full knowledge that he probably would not be ready for opening night of the 2015-16 season. The torn Achilles te…
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  • Rockets re-sign point guard Jason Terry

    Rockets re-sign point guard Jason Terry

    nba.com Aug 24
    The Houston Rockets have re-signed point guard Jason Terry.
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  • Duncan wins Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year Award

    Duncan wins Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year Award

    nba.com Aug 19
    NBA players have selected the San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan as the recipient of the 2014-15 Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year Award. The award recognizes the player deemed the best teammate based on selfless play, on- and off-court leadership as a ment…
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  • The NBA's all-time starting five: Charlotte Hornets

    The NBA's all-time starting five: Charlotte Hornets

    yahoo.com Aug 18
    You’re in your second semester of AP Basketball History, you love really good teams, and you love lists. With precious little drama left in the NBA’s 2015 offseason, why don’t we hit the barroom and/or barbershop, pour ourselves a frosty mug of Barbicid…
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  • The NBA's all-time starting five: Dallas Mavericks

    The NBA's all-time starting five: Dallas Mavericks

    yahoo.com Aug 17
    You’re in your second semester of AP Basketball History, you love really good teams, and you love lists. With precious little drama left in the NBA’s 2015 offseason, why don’t we hit the barroom and/or barbershop, pour ourselves a frosty mug of Barbicid…
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  • Report: Kings hire ex-Mavs VP Roland Beech as new head of analy…

    Report: Kings hire ex-Mavs VP Roland Beech as new head of analytics

    yahoo.com Aug 16
    The Sacramento Kings' decision last month to "part ways" with director of player personnel Dean Oliver, one of the foremost pioneers in the field of basketball analytics and the author of the seminal book "Basketball on Paper", was i…
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  • The NBA's all-time starting five: San Antonio Spurs

    The NBA's all-time starting five: San Antonio Spurs

    yahoo.com Aug 13
    You’re in your second semester of AP Basketball History, you love really good teams, and you love lists. With precious little drama left in the NBA’s 2015 offseason, why don’t we hit the barroom and/or barbershop, pour ourselves a frosty mug of Barbicid…
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  • Mavericks sign free agent center McGee

    Mavericks sign free agent center McGee

    nba.com Aug 13
    Free agent center JaVale McGee has signed with the Dallas Mavericks.
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  • Brewer, Horford and Villanueva bring Basketball Without Borders…

    Brewer, Horford and Villanueva bring Basketball Without Borders to Dominican Republic for the first time

    nba.com Aug 12
    The National Basketball Association (NBA) and the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) announced today that Corey Brewer (Houston Rockets; U.S.), Al Horford (Atlanta Hawks; Dominican Republic), and Charlie Villanueva (Dallas Mavericks; U.S.; paren…
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  • Spurs' Mills will step up to play for Aussie national team

    Spurs' Mills will step up to play for Aussie national team

    nba.com Aug 11
    San Antonio Spurs point guard Patty Mills says his recent shoulder injury won't be an issue when he plays for Australia in its Olympic qualifying series against New Zealand starting this week.
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  • Mark Cuban, frustrated with NBA referees, briefly considered se…

    Mark Cuban, frustrated with NBA referees, briefly considered selling his Mavs in 2006

    yahoo.com Aug 11
    We listened to Zach Lowe’s interview with Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban at Grantland last week, and as always with those two the back and forth was fascinating. We did miss one rather important part, however, stuck in the middle of a Cuban anecdote …
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  • Spurs' Mills ready for Australia's qualifying set

    Spurs' Mills ready for Australia's qualifying set

    ESPN.com Aug 11
    Spurs' Mills ready for Australia's qualifying set
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  • The First Goal Of The Premier League Season Is ... An Own Goal

    The First Goal Of The Premier League Season Is ... An Own Goal

    deadspin.com Aug 8
    Here it is, the day we’ve all been waiting for: the return of the EPL. Manchester United-Tottenham is our opener, and though Spurs started brightly, all their good work was undone thanks to a terrible pass by Nabil Bentaleb. It wasn’t the prettiest seas…
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  • Mavs bring back Dalembert, re-sign Villanueva

    Mavs bring back Dalembert, re-sign Villanueva

    nba.com Aug 6
    The Mavericks signed free-agent center Samuel Dalembert on Thursday for a second stint in Dallas, and re-signed forward Charlie Villanueva.
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  • Video - Not-So-Smart Ejection 01:29

    Not-So-Smart Ejection

    Mar 20
    Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart was ejected from the game for flagrantly punching Spurs forward Matt Bonner below the belt.
  • Video - Grizzlies Take Care Of Mavs 00:57

    Grizzlies Take Care Of Mavs

    Mar 20
    The Grizzlies got double-digit points from seven players in a 112-101 win over the Mavericks.
  • Video - Warriors Cruise Past Shorthanded Pelicans 00:57

    Warriors Cruise Past Shorthanded Pelicans

    Mar 20
    Playing without Anthony Davis, the Pelicans fell to the Warriors, who got 22 points from Harrison Barnes in a 112-96 win.
  • Video - Spurs Rout Celtics 00:49

    Spurs Rout Celtics

    Mar 20
    Five Spurs scored in double figures in San Antonio's 101-89 win over Boston.

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