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The Dallas Mavericks and Miami Heat face off in game one of the NBA season on Christmas Day.
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DALLAS - Jason Terry's flair for the dramatic is well-known by those who follow the Dallas Mavericks. But there were no theatrics on Thursday as he returned to practice with the world champions and responded to a health-related question from FOXSportsSouthwest.com and DallasBasketball.com with a stunning answer.
"It was," Jet said, "the scare of my life."...
It's not surprising to me that NBA players have found their ways into some rather interesting books but I didn't know that a psychology textbook was one until now.The good folks over at Deadspin came across this picture of Erick Dampier in a section of a psychology textbook (aptly named "Psychology") talking about sunk-cost fallacy:(Courtesy of Deadspin)
Think back to the Finals failures that stand out most.
It's a preseason game, signifying absolutely nothing, and LeBron James is unquestionably the best basketball player in the world.
Still, on Wednesday night, he shot a wide open 15-foot set shot about 14 feet.
(Also, Michael did this once.)
Dallas Mavericks: It seems that fans and analysts only want to talk about what the Dallas Mavericks lost this offseason. What about the players they’ve added? Obviously I’m talking about Lamar Odom and Vince Carter, who bring with them a level of skill that easily makes this team more talented than the one that took home the trophy in June. I’m not sure why everyone...
Playing professional basketball for 13 years earned Antoine Walker a reported $110 million, but the former NBA star has bills piling up.
The Chicago native appeared in Cook County court Thursday morning for allegedly not paying his youngest daughter's child support and tuition, according to the Chicago Tribune.
Walker filed for bankruptcy in May 2010, and because of that,...
Well, it wasn't exactly divine. Twenty-nine NBA teams were supposed to bow at the feet of Miami's LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh.
Christmas was made a little brighter for more than 100 neglected and abused local youths, thanks to Chris Bosh.
With the season set to tip-off on Christmas Day, here are four major statistical storylines to keep a close eye on:
Can the Mavericks repeat?
With the departure of Tyson Chandler, J.J. Barea and DeShawn Stevenson, the Dallas Mavericks will be the first defending champion since the 1998-99 Bulls to lose three of its top seven in minutes played from the previous season’s NBA Finals...
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DeShawn Stevenson was once dissed in a Jay-Z song because of the players running feud with LeBron James (something that flared up again during the NBA finals last year when Stevenson was with the Mavericks). Soon, Stevenson will play for Jay-Z and his Nets. Stevenson has reached a contract deal with the New Jersey Nets,…