Found August 28, 2013 on RealGM:
Monta Ellis is co-represented by Happy Walters of Relativity Sports and longtime agent Jeff Fried, industry sources told RealGM. Ellis had an apparent split with Fried out of frustration in mid-July, before signing a three-year contract with the Dallas Mavericks. Nevertheless, Fried told RealGM that reports of him separating with Ellis are “incorrect.” “Monta and I are together for a lifetime,” Fried said. “He is family to me.” After averaging 19.2 points and six assists for the Milwaukee Bucks last season, Ellis was pursued by a handful of teams in both outright signing and sign-and-trade scenarios. He’s been with Fried throughout his professional career, and the agent negotiated a long-term $67 million deal with the Golden State Warriors in 2008. Relativity Sports has established itself as a strong negotiating and marketing agency. A 6-foot-3 two guard, Ellis, 27, has averaged 19.4 points and nearly five assists over eight seasons in the NBA.

Dirk Nowitzki Spoofs GEICO ‘Hump Day’ Commercial in Ad for Mavericks Season Tickets (Video)

Dirk Nowitzki is happy as a camel in a new commercial produced by the Dallas Mavericks. Nowitzki, spoofing the dromedary in a popular GEICO television spot, wandered around the Mavericks’ offices to pitch season tickets for the team. The Mavs’ ad is almost identical word-for-word to the GEICO version, save for the item they try to sell at the end, but the result is no less entertaining...

Video: Dirk Nowitzki plays role of camel in 'Hump Day' parody

Is there anything better than the Geico "Hump Day" commercial on television right now?The answer is no. Absolutely not.Well, the Dallas Mavericks decided to cash in on the success of America's unofficial favorite commercial by making a parody of their own. The spot features star forward Dirk Nowitzki portraying the role of the camel and urging fans to buy season tickets...

CC video of the day: Dirk Nowitzki 'Game day! What, what!'

How happy is Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki? Happy as an NBA player on game day! You know that hilarious Geico commercial featuring a very happy camel loving hump day since, well, because a camel has humps. Well, Dirk and the Mavs did their version of the commercial to drum up season ticket sales. The final product was quite entertaining. Check out Dirk loving game day! [follow]

Dirk Nowitzki on changing diapers, Devin Harris and his expectations for the Dallas Mavericks

Dirk Nowitzki may have spent some of his offseason sing happy birthday and mimicking a camel but he has also had serious responsibilities as a father. In a chat with Dallas Mavericks fans on the team’s official app Nowitzki shed some light on his life as a dad. When asked about how fatherhood has changed his life Nowitzki replied jokingly: “I gotta change diapers now. Never...

Mavs Spoof Camel Ad with Dirk Nowitzki Game Day Version (Video)

  It seems that Dirk Nowitzki has found himself a sense of humor. CBS Sports shows the normally stoic German is trying to reinvent himself, and he and the Mavs marketing team have decided to take an idea from the Geico team. Dirk plays the part of the camel, and since he’s blonde and shaggy-haired, this is rather fitting. If this doesn’t make Mavs fans want to buy season tickets...

Dirk Asks: Guess What Day It Is...???

((HT: Dallas Mavericks their own selves)) This is classic in the parody department... but there is a GAPING hole... See if you can spot it... Instead of Mike or Champ, it should have been MarkMarkMarkMarkMark... Too easy...but still funny...

Someone please ask Dirk what day it is!

credit photo to Matthew Emmons, USA TODAY Sports   The “Hump Day” commercial has gone so viral in north Texas that Dallas Mavericks all-everything, Dirk Nowitzki has gone nuts at Maverick’s headquarters.  Nowitzki has reincarnated himself as the so-ever popular camel in the GEICO commercial.  The seven-foot German strolls throughout the office asking overworked Mark...

Caption the Old School Photo: Tracy McGrady and Vince Carter Arm & Arm

I am not sure what is going on here, but it is funny. The now-retired Tracy McGrady and Vince Carter somehow agreed to this 1999 SI photo shoot: — Andy Gray (@si_vault) August 27, 2013

VIDEO: Dirk spoofs Geico hump day commercial

One of the best, but also overplayed, commercials out right now is the Geico commercial with the camel on hump day. It’s so popular though it was only a matter of time before people started to spoof it. The Dallas Mavericks and Dirk Nowitzki did just that in an attempt to sell season tickets. It was actually really, really good. The post VIDEO: Dirk spoofs Geico hump day commercial...

Lamar Odom Was Using Cocaine, Oxycontin During Time With L.A. Lakers, Mavericks

We're now learning that Lamar Odom cocaine probably had been going on for years, as it's being reported that he was using during his time with the Dallas Mavericks and even when he was playing for the Los Angeles Lakers.Sources connected to the Westin hotel in Memphis, TN say that in March 2012, Lamar, shortly before he was cut from the Mavs, stayed at the hotel in one of...
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