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Now we know the real story behind Rajon Rondo's failure in Dallas

You could cut the tension in this picture with a knife.Via The Dallas Morning News, Dirk Nowitzki was asked if he ever played Connect Four with Rajon Rondo:I did not, but I saw him get beat though. Before the game, one of his first games, one of the Mavs' employees brought a Connect Four over and it was just sitting there. I think Charlie V [Villanueva] played him one time real quick...
Via Celtics Life
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Nowitzki: Rondo lost to Charlie Villanueva in Connect Four

Rajon Rondo’s on-court success wasn’t the only thing that plummeted after his midseason trade to the Dallas Mavericks. According to Mavs star Dirk Nowitzki, Rondo’s dominance in the art of Connect Four also showed some cracks. Nowitzki said Monday in an interview with KTCK-AM 1310 that while he never played a game against the point guard, he did see one teammate do so —...
Via NESN.com
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Pistons: Their Biggest Offseason Of The Decade

  (Source: Getty Images) By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff.. In a decade Joe Dumars managed to nearly ruin the Detroit Pistons twice in free agency. The 1st time, in 2009, he signed Ben Gordon and Charlie Villanueva for 5 seasons and a combined 87 million dollars. I think that we are all probably aware of how that went; if you don’t, it was pathetic. Two years ago...
Via HoopStuff
March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavericks outlast Rockets' fourth-quarter rally

In a game they led 87-67 after three quarters, the Dallas Mavericks held off a furious push from the Houston Rockets in the fourth quarter before pulling away for a 111-100 win on Friday night at American Airlines Center. Houston's James Harden led all scorers with 26 points while the Mavericks had a much more balanced night offensively, getting 17 each from Al-Farouq Aminu and Devin...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Heat vs. Dallas Mavericks Game Recap: Heat Suffer Epic Collapse in Loss to Mavs

(Miami, FL) – The Miami Heat (20-26) were defeated by the Dallas Mavericks (31-17), 93-72, in embarrassing fashion on Friday night at American Airlines Arena. Despite leading the Mavericks for three full quarters, the Heat had another epic collapse in the third quarter. At the 7:08 mark of the third period, Miami led Dallas, 56-43. The Mavericks then proceeded to go on a 45-6...
Via Heat Nation
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavericks embarrass Heat in 2nd half en route to win

MIAMI (AP) -- Charlie Villanueva scored 20 points, and the Dallas Mavericks went on an incredible 37-2 run in the second half to embarrass the Miami Heat 93-72 on Friday night. The win was the 600th for Dallas coach Rick Carlisle, and snapped a four-game losing streak. Dallas was down by 16 in the third quarter, down nine with about 3 minutes to go in the third and then turned the...
Via AP on Fox
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavericks embarrass Heat in 2nd half en route to win

MIAMI (AP) -- Charlie Villanueva scored 20 points, and the Dallas Mavericks went on an incredible 37-2 run in the second half to embarrass the Miami Heat 93-72 on Friday night. The win was the 600th for Dallas coach Rick Carlisle, and snapped a four-game losing streak. Dallas was down by 16 in the third quarter, down nine with about 3 minutes to go in the third and then turned the...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavericks go on 37-2 run in second half to rout Heat

  Charlie Villanueva scored 20 points, and the Dallas Mavericks went on an incredible 37-2 run in the second half to embarrass the Miami Heat 93-72 on Friday night. The win was the 600th for Dallas coach Rick Carlisle, and snapped a four-game losing streak. Dallas was down by 16 in the third quarter, down nine with about 3 minutes to go in the third and then turned the game completely...
Via AP on Fox
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Hassan Whiteside grabs 24 rebounds, but Heat go cold in 2nd half of loss to Mavericks

MIAMI (AP) -- Charlie Villanueva scored 20 points, and the Dallas Mavericks went on an unbelievable 37-2 run in the second half to embarrass the Miami Heat 93-72 on Friday night. The win was the 600th for Dallas coach Rick Carlisle, and snapped a four-game losing streak. Dallas was down by 16 in the third quarter, down nine with about 3 minutes to go in the third and then turned...
Via AP on Fox
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Hassan Whiteside grabs 24 rebounds, but Heat go cold in 2nd half of loss to Mavericks

MIAMI (AP) -- Charlie Villanueva scored 20 points, and the Dallas Mavericks went on an unbelievable 37-2 run in the second half to embarrass the Miami Heat 93-72 on Friday night. The win was the 600th for Dallas coach Rick Carlisle, and snapped a four-game losing streak. Dallas was down by 16 in the third quarter, down nine with about 3 minutes to go in the third and then turned...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

The Big Bad Wolfe

Kevin Garnett is easily one of the best power forwards in NBA history.  His length, scoring ability combined with rebounding and defensive presence has bothered opponents since he came into the league two decades ago.  I’m all for KG praise even though the ultimate accomplishment of his basketball career came against my team the Los Angeles Lakers when he led Boston to its first...
Via The Front Office News
January 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Charlie Villanueva gives a lesson in how to blow easy layups

Attention young ballers. Class is in session and your instructor is Mavs’ Charlie Villanueva. Today’s lesson is layups. More specifically, how to blow easy, wide open layups the right way. Check out Charlie V botching a point-blank layup versus the Clippers. Well done Charlie! Brilliant and quite educational. The post Charlie Villanueva gives a lesson in how to blow easy layups...
Via Bloguin Best
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Charlie Villanueva blows easy layup

Attention young ballers. Class is in session and your instructor is Mavs’ Charlie Villanueva. Today’s lesson is layups. More specifically, how to blow easy, wide open layups the right way. Check out Charlie V botching a point-blank layup versus the Clippers. Well done Charlie! Brilliant and quite educational. The post Charlie Villanueva gives a lesson in how to blow easy...
Via Crossover Chronicles
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavs Praise Shooting, Readiness Of Charlie Villanueva

Charlie Villanueva signed with the Dallas Mavericks to attend training camp on a non-guaranteed deal and earned a roster spot. The Mavericks have praised Villanueva's readiness and shooting in limited minutes. He has has averaged 11.3 points in 13.9 minutes over the last four games. “All he needs is minutes. He can fill it up,” Chandler Parsons said. “He can really shoot the...
Via RealGM
December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Streaking Hawks hold off Mavericks for fourth straight win

  Dennis Schroder scored a career-high 22 points and the Atlanta Hawks held off the Dallas Mavericks for a 105-102 victory on Monday night. Atlanta led by as many as 24 points in the third quarter. The Mavericks pulled to 96-88 before second-year player Schroder hit a jump shot and two free throws for a 12-point lead with 1:08 to play. The Hawks (20-7) won all three games on their...
Via AP on Fox
December 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks hold off Mavericks for fourth straight win

DALLAS (AP) -- Dennis Schroder scored a career-high 22 points and the Atlanta Hawks held off the Dallas Mavericks for a 105-102 victory on Monday night. Atlanta led by as many as 24 points in the third quarter. The Mavericks pulled to 96-88 before second-year player Schroder hit a jump shot and two free throws for a 12-point lead with 1:08 to play. The Hawks (20-7) won all three...
Via AP on Fox
December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

KG hasn't lost a step on his taunting game

Sorry Sully, but you have a long way to go before you can reach KG in the taunting department. The Big Ticket was in vintage get under your skin form last night vs the Cavs. Charlie Villanueva, Andray Blatche and Carmelo Anthony feel your pain Varejao.Related: Nick Young: Jared Sullinger's trash talk "made me feel like I was a punk or something"
Via Celtics Life
December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Filipina-British Hybrid Michelle Game Now Engaged To Charlie Villanueva

  Remember Charlie Villanueva; the hairless guy Kevin Garnett called a cancer patient once upon a time? Well, that guy has officially proved...
Via Busted Coverage
November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Paw Prints – The Daily UConn Huskies Roundup – 10/27/14

Paw Prints is our daily look at the happenings for the UConn Huskies football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball teams as well as the other sports the student-athletes engage in. We will do our best to bring you the links from all of the media that covers the Huskies on a DAILY basis. Thank you for stopping by and making SOX & Dawgs your home for UConn Huskies news...
Via Sox and Dawgs
October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Mavs waive backup center Bernard James, 2 others

DALLAS (AP) The Dallas Mavericks have waived center Bernard James, forward Ivan Johnson and guard Doron Lamb to get their roster to 15 for the start of the season. The moves Saturday mean 10th-year forward Charlie Villanueva will be with the Mavericks when they open the season Tuesday night at San Antonio. James, a former staff sergeant in the Air Force who did three tours in the...
Via AP on Fox
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Mavericks Waive Bernard James, Ivan Johnson, Doron Lamb

The Dallas Mavericks announced Saturday that they have waived Bernard James, Ivan Johnson and Doron Lamb. The Mavericks' roster stands at 15, with Charlie Villanueva making the regular season roster out of training camp.
Via RealGM
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Dirk Nowitzki scores 16 points to lead Mavericks over Pacers

  Dirk Nowitzki scored 16 points in his preseason debut, and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Indiana Pacers 106-98 on Sunday night. Charlie Villanueva, who didn't play in the first three periods, had 16 points and four rebounds for the Mavericks to lead a fourth-quarter comeback. Indiana led 74-69 after three. Nowitzki missed Dallas' first two exhibition games with an injured right...
Via AP on Fox
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Pacers flop in preseason matchup with 106-98 loss to Mavs

DALLAS -- Dirk Nowitzki scored 16 points in his preseason debut, and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Indiana Pacers 106-98 on Sunday night. Charlie Villanueva, who didn't play in the first three periods, had 16 points and four rebounds for the Mavericks to lead a fourth-quarter comeback. Indiana led 74-69 after three. Nowitzki missed Dallas' first two exhibition games with an injured...
Via AP on Fox
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Nowitzki scores 16, Mavericks beat Pacers 106-98

DALLAS (AP) Dirk Nowitzki scored 16 points in his preseason debut, and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Indiana Pacers 106-98 on Sunday night. Charlie Villanueva, who didn't play in the first three periods, had 16 points and four rebounds for the Mavericks to lead a fourth-quarter comeback. Indiana led 74-69 after three. Nowitzki missed Dallas' first two exhibition games with an injured...
Via AP on Fox
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Mavericks sign free agent Charlie Villanueva

DALLAS (AP) -- The Dallas Mavericks have signed free agent forward Charlie Villanueva, who spent the past five years with Detroit. The signing announced Tuesday gives the Mavericks 19 players on their roster with training camp opening next Tuesday. Villanueva had his best season in 2008-09, when he averaged 16.2 points and 6.7 rebounds in his final season with Milwaukee. The 30-year...
Via AP on Fox
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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