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Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle likened the team's increasing frequency and creativity in committing turnovers to a "best seller" sex manual.
Over the years, Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle has turned into a certifiable quote machine that also loses his mind every once and a while. And in keeping with certifiable quote machine ways, Carlisle when asked about the Mavericks’ turnover issues, Carlisle compares them to a sex manual.
“We’re doing it every way you can do it,” Carlisle said before Monday’s game against...
Before coming across this quote from Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle, I was pretty sure that no current NBA head coach would use an analogy like this one.When asked a question about the team's current turnover issue, Rick provided us with this response:“Yes, yes, yes and yes,’’ Carlisle said. “It’s everything. We’re doing it every way you can do it. If...
The NBA preseason is about working out the kinks and getting your legs in shape. So when your team has averaged over 19 turnovers through five preseason games, your head coach can crack jokes and not be terribly upset about it. Dallas Mavericks’ head coach Rick Carlisle channeled his inner Kama Sutra when describing the Dirk Nowitzki-less Mavs’ turnover issues.
Tweet If you haven’t been paying much attention to the Dallas Mavericks this preseason (don’t worry, you are not alone) their new lineup has been struggling with turnovers. A lot of them. 19.2 turnovers per game, to be exact. The variety of turnovers is vast that Mavs head coach Rick Carlisle compared them to the [...]
The Dallas Mavericks have to do a better job of protecting the basketball once the regular season begins, and head coach Rick Carlisle is well aware of that. With 7-footers Dirk Nowitzki and Chris Kaman both sidelined while nursing injuries, Dallas is going to struggle enough to grab rebounds. At the very least, they need to limit turnovers to help compensate for their lack of size...