Found May 17, 2013 on RealGM:
Rick Carlisle has studied past NBA drafts and is aware of the talent that figures to fall to the Mavericks on June 27. “You know, if you look at the history of drafts, which I have in the last couple of weeks, and if you look at the last 10 drafts, there’s a history of being multiple guys 13 and below that turn out to be really good, solid, long-term NBA players,” Carlisle said, while standing on the sideline during day 2 of the NBA draft combine. “So, you know, there’s value in this draft. Our job is to find it.” The Mavericks will pick in the lottery for the first time since 2004, when they selected Devin Harris with a pick acquired from the Washington Wizards. Carlisle is confident the Mavericks will add a player capable of stepping in right away. “Well, you want to get a guy with as much experience as possible,” Carlisle confessed. “One of the reasons that (Jae) Crowder was in our rotation most of the year last year and one of the reasons that Bernard James did a good job for us...

Dirk Nowitzki Gets An Awesome NBA Finals Forever Ad

The lasting image of one of the more surprising (if not improbable) NBA Finals runs in recent memory is that of Dirk Nowitzki launching his patented one-legged fadeaway jumper over Chris Bosh, en route to the 2011 title. As the conference finals approach, the NBA has rolled out a new “Forever” spot to commemorate Dirk’s crowning achievement. [YouTube] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Dirk Nowitzki willing to take pay cut to help Mavs

Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki says he’s willing to take a “significant pay cut” next summer if the team goes after Chris Paul and/or Dwight Howard. “At this point of my career, it’s all about competing and winning,” Nowitzki said Thursday, via 

Dirk Nowitzki’s One-Legged Fadeaway Jumper Focal Point Of New NBA Finals Ad

The NBA Finals 2013 campaign, “FOREVER is BIG,” is recognizing players that are on the road to becoming legends because of their memorable Finals moments. In this ad, Dirk Nowitzki’s iconic one-legged fadeaway jumper, specifically the shot he made in Game 6 of the 2011 Finals against the Miami Heat, is the focal point.

Video: New NBA commercial uses Dirk Nowitizki's iconic jumper to promote finals

The NBA wants you to get hyped about the 2013 Finals.And they are using Dirk Nowitzki's signature one-legged fadeaway jumper to do it.Seen here is the Dallas Maverick being idolized for his iconic shot from everything to cakes, clocks, and action figures in this riveting promotional commercial.The Finals begin June 6. Are you ready?Via Eye on Basketball

Hey Everyone, Let’s Help The Dallas Mavericks Design Their New Uniforms!

Earlier this week, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban – “The Cube” to us bros – announced on his blog that the Mavs were going to get a makeover. But because Cubes is a new man for a new era, always thinking and scheming, there’s a catch – he’ll only re-do the uniforms if someone presents him with a good enough design.So he’s putting it on Mavs and NBA fans to present...

Dirk to Take Pay Cut

Dirk Nowitzki, in the last year of his contract, is set to take a “significant pay cut” to make room for the impending free agent market next summer. “At this point of my career, it’s all about competing and winning,” he told reporters today. The goal, obviously, is to entice Chris Paul and/or Dwight Howard to sign with the Mavs. Though with Dwight, they probably won...

Ex-NBA player stabbed in fight

Serbian police say Predrag Danilovic, who played for the Miami Heat and Dallas Mavericks, is seriously injured after being stabbed in a fight.

Some 'Green' In Mavs' New Uniforms In Donuts

The 'outsized outrage' in shootdown attempts of stories ... We need more info on Pek ... Designing the Mavs' new unis? I am IN! ... Rick Carlisle's littlest adviser ... I hate to be a Josh Smith buzzkill, but ... What's CP3's favorite color? ... Mavs Donuts!
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