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First thing Wednesday morning, The 75-Member Staff noted that Mark Cuban had followed Chris Kaman on Twitter. Last thing Wednesday afternoon, the former All-Star center was tweeting about his love of 'Texas gun laws' and his excitement over 'partnering up with Dirk and heading to the Mavs.'
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Chris Kaman may need a primer on what constitutes "big news." Moments before announcing that he had signed a one-year deal with the Mavericks, the 7-footer out of Central Michigan tweeted a photo of a dead rodent he found in his gym Wednesday morning as "part of the big news." "I think it's a muskrat?!" Kaman wrote. We'll take your word for it...
The Dallas Mavericks are set to sign free agent center Chris Kaman, reports The Dallas Morning News.
The deal is expected to be for one season.
Kaman confirmed the news himself via Twitter.
"Partnering up with @swish41 (Dirk Nowitzki) and heading to the Mavs..." Kaman posted on @ChrisKaman.
Kaman spent last season in New Orleans, playing in 47 games and averaging 13...
While the San Antonio Spurs were largely expected to be a likely landing spot for free agent center Chris Kaman, especially after Indiana re-signed Roy Hibbert, Kaman has decided to stay in the Southwest Division, but instead he'll be a few hundred miles north of San Antonio playing for the Dallas Mavericks.Kaman is another player in a line of veteran big men who were linked...
The Mavs have officially broken the free agent seal in 2012, with the signing of former Hornets/Clippers center Chris Kaman. The deal is for 1 year and $8 million. Kaman, despite being one of the ugliest humans alive, actually has a pretty decent game down in the low post. Over his career, he has averaged [...]
The Dallas Mavericks struck out on free agent priority Deron Williams, a loss that set back the franchise's hopes of contending for another title in the twilight years of Dirk Nowitzki's career. Then Dallas opted not to match a contract offer the Boston Celtics made to Jason Terry, and days later, Jason Kidd stunned the franchise by passing on the Mavericks' offer to...
Chris Kaman and the Mavericks are close to agreeing on a one-year deal.
The Dallas Mavericks finally delivered something to their fans this offseason. And while rifle-wielding, deer-hunting Chris Kaman clearly isn’t Deron Williams, Steve Nash, Dwight Howard, or even Jason Kidd, he still is a decent consolation prize.
Kaman confirmed the signing on Twitter, then expressed his excitement for Texas’ gun laws (or lack there of).
One of the darkest periods in the history of the Dallas Mavericks has been interrupted with a dash of good news. After being staggered by Deron Williams' decision to remain with the Brooklyn Nets, the Mavs provided fans with their first glimpse at the recovery process.
And as far as good omens go, you could do a lot worse than landing an ex-Hornet center. The Mavs signed former...
Free agency wasn't going initially well for Dallas. Deron Williams didn't work out, nor did Jeremy Lin, Steve Nash, or any other Point Guard they tried to acquire. They didn't appear to have enough ammo for a real shot at Dwight Howard, and then Jason Kidd left along with Jason Terry. But I do have to say the Mavs recovered nicely yesterday. Vey nicely I think.
One of the most important things in the world to Your Old Pal New York Vinnie is loyalty; it is the code of the streets in the “Greatest City To Ever Exist On The Planet, New York City,” that you take care of Your BOYS. You watch my back and New York Vinnie will watch yours; when one of New York Vinnie’s BOYS have success, I throw the best “FRICKIN SHINDIG” they have...
Mark Cuban is not the type of guy to sit back and twiddle his thumbs during free agency.
In fact, from what I’ve heard and seen, Cuban just has trouble sitting in one place in general; a wiggle worm if you will.
Interestingly enough, that same “wiggle worm” mentality that keeps him out of his first row chair during Mavericks games is the same mentality that Cuban’s consistently...
(Photo Credit: Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images) As it turns out, yesterday was a pretty active day for the Mavericks. They must have seen my tweet begging them to break their silence. In a move that happened last evening, Mark Cuban and Donnie Nelson made a trade that heavily favors the Mavericks. They sent Ian [...]
One of the biggest gripes about the Olympic games featuring NBA talent comes from owners – Mark Cuban being one of the more vocal – is the concern about injury while playing in the games. Clippers star Blake Griffin, who just signed a 5-year-$90 million deal with the franchise, twisted his left knee Wednesday during [...]