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Mavs guard Wes Matthews plans to play opening night

After tearing his Achilles last season, new Dallas Mavericks guard Wesley Matthews says he plans to play on opening night this year. Matthews ruptured his Achilles in March last year while with the Portland Trail Blazers. That didn't stop the sweet shooting wing from landing a max deal with the Mavericks, and it sounds like Matthews might be ready to go at the beginning of the year...
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Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 26 Wes Matthews

We’ve reached the halfway point in our summer-long countdown of the 50 Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of all-time! So take a moment to reflect on the names at the bottom of the list and don’t forget to join the conversation on Twitter @MTBadgers by using #GreatestBadgers. But, let’s get on to the reason we’re all here..who comes in at No. 26?   No. 26 — Wes Matthews, men...
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July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Wes Matthews on injury: I'm trying to be even better

Dallas Mavericks shooting guard Wesley Matthews has a huge mountain to climb this season. After tearing his Achilles late last season, Matthews will have to recover from one of the most difficult injuries an athlete can sustain.Matthews, however, isn't lacking for confidence. Here's what he told Ben and Skin on KRLD-FM (105.3) via the Dallas Morning News:“I’m not worried about...
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July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Sac Bee’s Marcos Breton goes all Yosemite Sam, lets Vivek Ranadive have it on Twitter

Last Thursday was a day both the Sacramento Kings Organization and their fanbase would like to forget (until Friday that was). After courting Free Agent Shooting Guard Wes Matthews for days, many believed the Kings were the frontrunners against the Mavericks to land the sharpshooter.  When reports started to come out later in the day that the Kings had upped their offer from a 45...
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July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavs solidify future, sign Wesley Matthews, DeAndre Jordan

DeAndre Jordan and Wesley Matthews will be joining the Dallas Mavericks The tide seems to be turning. When there were numerous reports that the ex-Mavs free agents such as Tyson Chandler, Monta Ellis, and Al-Farouq Aminu have found new teams 48 hours into free agency. Meanwhile, the Dallas Mavericks had yet to make a move. Such silence made some fans worry about the franchise...
July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Mavericks sign Wes Matthews to four-year contract

The Dallas Mavericks have made a rather bold move in free agency. According to’s David Aldridge, the team has agree to a four-year contract with former Portland Trail Blazers guard Wes Matthews. Wes Matthews has agreed in principle with the Mavericks on a four-year deal, per source. Turned down huge offer from Sacramento. — David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) July 3,...
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July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Wesley Matthews Agrees in Principle to Contract with Mavericks

Craig Mitchelldyer-USA TODAY SportsWesley Matthews is without question one of the more intriguing free agents on the free agent market, and he received a huge contract offer from the Sacramento Kings. Unfortunately, he has decided to turn it down and sign elsewhere. According to a report from David Aldridge, Matthews has agreed in principle to a deal with the Dallas Mavericks. Wes...
Via Hoops-Nation
July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Wes Matthews takes court just three months after Achilles surgery (VIDEO)

Portland Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews has always had a reputation as a tough player with incredible durability, but he's taking it to a whole different level this offseason.After tearing his Achilles in a game against the Dallas Mavericks on March 5th, Matthews is already back in the gym getting up shots. Here's the incredible video Matthews posted on his Instagram account...
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June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Blazers wear shirts showing support for Wes Matthews

Last week, the Trail Blazers lost a valuable member of their team when Wes Matthews went down with what was later determined to be a torn left Achilles tendon. The injury will force Matthews to miss the remainder of this season and generally carries a recovery time of eight to nine months. Prior to Wednesday’s...Read More
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March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Wesley Matthews watched USA-Portugal World Cup match with 'Ted' (Photo)

Portland Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews watched Sunday's USA-Portugal World Cup soccer match with "Ted", the foul-mouthed teddy bear voiced by Seth McFarlane from the 2012 movie.Matthews seemed particularly pumped for the matchup as he had a USA jersey painted on his chest and dressed Ted in a red, white and blue U.S. soccer shirt. Both Matthews and Ted also had patriotic masks...
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June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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