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Dec 26, 8:30 PM | American Airlines Center
Denver Nuggets vs Dallas Mavericks Odds
The Mavericks will try to cover the spread at American Airlines Center on Monday when they get a visit from the Nuggets in basketball action.
The Mavericks sit at 0-1 (0-1 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Nuggets are currently 0-0 (0-0 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Dallas is 1-0 OU, and Denver is 0-0 OU.
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DALLAS (AP) -- Ty Lawson scored 20 of his 27 points in the first half and the Denver Nuggets faced little resistance on their way to a 115-93 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Monday night.
The reigning champions were drubbed for a second straight game, routinely giving up easy baskets in both. They allowed Denver to score 20 unanswered points in the second quarter and were down...
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Marcus Thornton (@OfficialMT23): Home opener vs the lakers tomorrow excited bout getting back on the court...
DALLAS -- One of the Dallas Mavericks' new players, guard Delonte West, can understand the fans' frustrations with the team's 0-2 start.
DALLAS (AP) -- LeBron James had 37 points, 10 rebounds and six assists as the Miami Heat got a measure of payback for the NBA finals by opening this season with a 105-94 victory over the Dallas Mavericks that wasn't as close as the score suggests.
Maybe the pregame banner-raising ceremony left the Mavs emotionally drained or -- more likely -- the overhaul of their roster is...
The Mavs' mission? Fit Lamar Odom into a revamped roster, defend their title and set up for a run at Deron Williams and Dwight Howard. Ken Berger says Rick Carlisle's task is to make Mark Cuban's gamble pay off.
DALLAS -- Legacies are recognized in sports once a franchise wins multiple world championships.
The Dallas Mavericks...
With a tug from Dirk Nowitzki, Jason Kidd, Jason Terry and others, the Dallas Mavericks unveiled their championship banner minutes before opening this season against the team they knocked off in the NBA Finals, LeBron James and the Miami Heat.
The Miami HEAT beat the Dallas Mavericks, 105-94, on the NBA's opening day, but that was after the typical, and expected, late surge once most starters had been removed from the game. Through three quarters, the score was 97-65, with the HEAT using fewer than 80 possessions to get there. Those numbers are indicative enough of what happened on Christmas Day.
With a tug from Dirk Nowitzki, Jason Kidd, Jason Terry and others, the Dallas Mavericks unveiled their championship banner minutes before opening this season against the team they knocked off in the NBA finals, LeBron James and the Miami Heat. The ceremony was supposed to have been held Nov. 1, but the lockout pushed it back.
The Julyan Stone story via nuggets.com.
The Carldell “Squeaky” Johnson story via nola.com.
At the age of 28 Carldell saw his first regular season NBA action of his life last night in a Hornets win over the Suns.