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Dirk Nowitzki offered a sunny view on the upcoming season despite the uncertainty of the Mavs' roster.
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I guess Shawn Marion is feeling emboldened now that he’s an NBA champion. The Mavericks forward showed up to camp Friday rocking the Sisqo. I know brazen fashion statements paid off for Dallas last year, but I can’t imagine this is a good sign for the upcoming season.
DALLAS (AP) -- The Dallas Mavericks have signed free agent forward Brandan Wright.
The defending NBA champions announced the move Friday without disclosing terms.
The 6-foot-10 Wright will join a Dallas team losing center Tyson Chandler to the Knicks. Wright was traded to New Jersey last February by Golden State, where he began his career in 2007.
He has averaged 5.4 points, 3...
Dirk Nowitzki bounced down the steps, smiling wide and greeting each media member with a handshake. He joked about his short hair, showed how his twice-wounded left middle finger is healing and enjoyed the perk of holding a news conference while teammates sweated through conditioning drills.
A dream of the Dallas Mavericks in the making for 31 years has finally came true. Don and Linda Jo Carter started a process they hoped one day would be fulfilled, and it finally was.
You have to give Mark Cuban a hand, not only for turning this franchise into a team that people wanted to stay and play for, but for making the fans feel so much a part of all the action in what he...
Butler is expected to upgrade the Clippers at small forward.Butler is expected to upgrade the Clippers at small forward.
Free agent guard JJ Barea can see the writing on the wall in Dallas, and thinks he won’t be a Maverick by the start of the new season. From ESPN: “Free-agent point guard J.J. Barea said he believes he will be following Tyson Chandler and Caron Butler out of Dallas. ‘It’s not looking good here in Dallas, I don’t think,’ Barea said Tuesday night. ‘I’m disappointed...
From Jeff Caplan, ESPNDallas.com:
Dallas Mavericks free agent Caron Butler enjoyed his Wednesday morning visit with the archrival San Antonio Spurs so much that he felt compelled to tweet about it.
"Just met with Spurs great visit first class all the way ..." Butler said in his tweet.
Yahoo! Sports reported that the Spurs will use the one-time amnesty clause written...
Former Dallas Mavericks forward Caron Butler agreed to a three-year, $24 million contract with Los Angeles Clippers Thursday, according to his agent Raymond Brothers.
Butler had also considered San Antonio, New Jersey and Chicago, but ultimately the opportunity to team with Blake Griffin and Eric Gordon in Los Angeles proved too enticing.
"He's very excited to be with...
The Dallas Mavericks have tried to engage the Orlando Magic in sign-and-trade talks for All-Star center Dwight Howard by offering Tyson Chandler, sources close to the situation told ESPNDallas.com -- the latest sign that Chandler's time with the Mavericks is coming to an end.
The Magic have not shown interest in the offer and are not yet prepared to entertain trade pitches for...
From Tim MacMahon, ESPNDallas.com:
The ink on the four-year contract isn't dry yet, but free-agent center Tyson Chandler confirmed that he will sign with the New York Knicks.
Chandler said Friday on ESPN 103.3's "Ben and Skin Show" that there will not be a sign-and-trade deal with the Dallas Mavericks, the team he helped win its first championship during his lone...
The Dallas Mavericks are thinking about a repeat -- even after losing some key players from their championship run. "We're world champions," Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle said. "We're excited about that." Beginning with Tyson Chandler, the team's defensive and leader, the Mavericks have significant holes to fill before the season starts Dec.
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DALLAS -- Now comes the hard part for the Dallas Mavericks.
The post-lockout free agency period has seen teams throw gobs of money at Caron Butler, Tyson Chandler, and Nene, but out in Sactown they’re showing some impressive restraint. The Kings aren’t in any rush to substantial salary commitments to their books, but in their efforts to build up their roster and meet the league’s payroll…