DALLAS -- Coach Rick Carlisle insists he likes to take everything "day-to-day." Conventional wisdom pushes the 30-15 Mavs to glance out on the horizon, though, with this gauntlet of a week featuring two back-to-back games and four contests in five nights.
But the hellishness of what faces the Mavs actually spans a month, dating from last weekend -- and a pair of last-second losses...
The Dallas Mavericks are reportedly confident that they’ll be the team to land Jermaine O’Neal for the playoff run according to ESPN.com.
Sources told ESPN.com that the Mavericks — who continue to closely monitor the 36-year-old center as O’Neal works out in preparation for a comeback — hope to sign him by the All-Star break.
“We’ll let you know when there’s any...
After displaying one of the league's most explosive offenses during the first half of the season, the Dallas Mavericks have slowed a bit.
While they continue trying to recapture their early-season form, the Mavericks look to pick up a historic win for coach Rick Carlisle and beat the New Orleans Pelicans for a tenth consecutive time Sunday night.
Dallas (30-14) had won three straight...
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"Coach's decision". ... and "coach's decision."
Rajon Rondo is a four-time All-Star. This is his offense, as much as it is anyone's, by the nature of both his talent and his position of point guard. His skills as a closer are central to why Dallas acquired him in trade in December, and, previous to Friday, why coach Rick Carlisle was able to praise him as a key to the Mavericks'...
MINNEAPOLIS -- When the Timberwolves negotiated a contract buyout with J.J. Barea in October, the embattled, Puerto Rican point guard knew exactly where he wanted to go.
Home. Numero Dos, that is.
"I had a great five years when I was in Dallas," Barea said. "No question, that was my second home away from Puerto Rico."
Barea's second go-round with the Mavericks, who play Wednesday...
When the Dallas Mavericks host the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday evening at American Airlines Center, it will be a milestone game for Mavs head coach Rick Carlisle.
That's because Sunday will mark career game number 1,000 as an NBA head coach for Carlisle, who is 590-409 in his career thus far.
And as expected, when asked about reaching such a number after practice on Saturday...
After 14 games, the Mavericks are in good shape in the competitive Western Conference, currently having the 5th best record in the conference (10-4). The last few games have also shown glimpses of Rick Carlisle’s regular rotation, and as expected, it involves everyone.
Carlisle seems to have a definite starting five, but he has distributed minutes throughout the...
Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle apologized on Sunday for some recent comments he made about his team’s biggest offseason acquisition. After Chandler Parsons missed five of six 3-pointers during a preseason game last week, Carlisle said Parsons needs to lose some weight and work on his conditioning. “Parsons looked tired out there,” Carlisle said,...Read More