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Darren Collison will have freedom to direct the Mavericks offense on the fly.

Kaman hurts back in first Mavs practice

Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle offered glowing reports on the physical condition of Dirk Nowitzki, Shawn Marion and Elton Brand. Meanwhile, three of the younger guys, Rodrigue Beaubois, Dominique Jones and rookie Jared Cunningham, remained on the floor long after it was required. The Mavericks feel good about the work accomplished on Saturday morning, the first of the day&...

Newest Mavs united by burning desire to win

DALLAS-- One hundred ten games, that is the sum total of playoff experience that the five players-Elton Brand, Darren Collison, Dahntay Jones, Chris Kaman and O.J. Mayo, that the Dallas Mavericks added to their roster this summer via free agency. All but Kaman, who spent last season in New Orleans, have playoff experience as recent as last season, but no matter what their respective...

Mavericks Dirk Nowitzki supports wife Jessica Olsson Nowitzki at RE: DEFINE art auction

Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki supported his wife, Jessica Olsson Nowitzki on Saturday night as she co-chaired a benefit for MTV’s Staying Alive Foundation. The RE: DEFINE art auction  was held at the Goss-Michael Foundation. The event showcased pieces from several young British artists but the package that secured the benefits goal of $1 million was [...]

Only two remain from Mavs '11 championship

DALLAS-- Change is a funny thing, especially in the world of professional sports. It almost seems like the days of a player spending his entire career in one city are now almost completely a thing of the past. And as fans of the Dallas Mavericks know, change as in personnel change has been the norm rather than the exception when it comes to the group that brought local fans the first...

Two Dallas Mavericks Injured During First Weekend of Practice

Two days into practice for the Dallas Mavericks, and they have two injuries. Starting center Chris Kaman left yesterday’s practice with back issues. He sat out today’s practice but did some light shooting. Meanwhile, forward Brandan Wright strained his quad in Sunday’s practice. According to head coach Rick Carlisle, Wright is day-to-day. Although neither injury appears to...

Mavericks C Kaman leaves practice with back injury

Dallas Mavericks center Chris Kaman left the team's first training camp practice with a lower back injury, ESPN Dallas reported Saturday. Coach Rick Carlisle the injury is not serious. "We'll see how he's doing for tonight and tomorrow and go from there," Carlisle said. Kaman, 30, has a history of injuries, though not with his back. He has missed a significant...

Mavericks Rumors: Lamar Odom Ready to Apologize to Dallas Mavericks?

Should Dallas Mavericks fans expect an apology from Lamar Odom for his lazy, pitiful, and inexcusable one year in a Mavs uniform? No one should believe it until it actually happens. However, a tweet from ESPN’s Ric Bucher suggests that Lamar Odom is willing to apologize to Mark Cuban and Dallas fans. The tweet from [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for...

Kaman Hurts Back In First Mavs Practice

Chris Kaman has missed an average of 30.4 games per season over his last five NBA seasons. So when the new Mavs center exited Saturday morning's very first training camp workout with what the club is terming a 'sprained back' ... well, it merits some concern. A report from inside the AAC:

Dirk Nowitzki was frustrated Jason Kidd led on Mavericks

After spending four and a half seasons as teammates with Jason Kidd on the Mavericks and winning an NBA championship together, Dirk Nowitzki was understandably upset that Kidd chose to sign with the Knicks in free agency. He specifically says it was the surprising nature of Kidd’s decision that frustrated him. “He didn’t call me,” Nowitzki said, per Jon Machota of the Dallas...

Chris Kaman Exits Practice With Back Sprain

Chris Kaman has missed 69 games over the past two seasons.

Lamar Odom Aplogizes To Cuban And Mavs Fans

Lamar is now with the Clippers but before that, he was with the Mavericks. And that period in his career was shameful. He was still in a hissy fit about his exit with the Lakers and decided to take it out on the Dallas Mavericks. Which they did not appreciate. But on Friday he declared that he would like to apologize to the fans of Dallas and Mark Cuban. What did Cuban have to say...
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