Playoff Preview: Mavericks-Spurs Game 1

What a first day, huh? The road teams should feel plenty of confidence after they won three of the four games on the opening day. The NBA Playoffs continue at 1 p.m. on TNT as the Spurs host the Mavericks in the 1-8 matchup of the Western Conference. Before each game, we will have a quick preview of the upcoming game with a matchup to watch and a stat to chew on as you watch the...
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Playoff Preview: Mavericks-Spurs Game 1

What a first day, huh? The road teams should feel plenty of confidence after they won three of the four games on the opening day. The NBA Playoffs continue at 1 p.m. on TNT as the Spurs host the Mavericks in the 1-8 matchup of the Western Conference. Before each game, we will have a quick preview of the upcoming game with a matchup to watch and a stat to chew on as you watch the...
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12 hours ago  |  Discuss

SWIM: Mavericks vs. Kings

Looking at a box score is something anyone can do. Who lead my team in scoring? How’d we shoot from the field? And while that knowledge is useful, does it really earn you bonus points around the water cooler? That’s why I’m here. I’m bringing you the S.W.I.M: Statistics Worth Increased Media. Let Joe from accounting regurgitate what he heard on the way in this...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Carter wants to re-sign with Mavericks

The Dallas Mavericks have gotten very good production off the bench from former superstar Vince Carter, and it appears that he would like to re-sign with the team this offseason. Carter believes that he has more left in the tank and can continue to provide consistent scoring off the bench and is happy with that role. It’s likely that the Mavericks will give him a one or two-year...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA Rumors: Dallas Mavericks seeking C and SF in free agency

Time is ticking for the Mavs (43-30). The Phoenix Suns have won 5 straight games and are currently in the 8th spot in the Western Conference (43-29).Image: ctsnow via Wikimedia CommonsWhat i like to call the "Monta Ellis Project" actually worked and worked very well in Dallas after a somewhat disappointing streak with the Milwaukee Bucks, not entirely he actually did well...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Mavs outlast Thunder in OT

Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports In one of the more thrilling games this year, Dirk Nowitski outshone leading MVP candidate Kevin Durant as Dallas ended the Thunder’s four game winning streak 128-119. Dirk scored 7 out of his 32 points in overtime. He had a solid all around game adding 10 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 steals. Durant did all he could scoring 43 points but he missed five...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Mavericks' Jose Calderon questionable for Tuesday's game

The Dallas Mavericks lost to the Brooklyn Nets in overtime on Sunday by the score of 107-104. The loss dropped the Mavericks to  42-29, fourth in the Southwest Division and eight in the Western Conference.  The Mavericks played all but one minute without point guard Jose Calderon, who got hit in the mouth early in the game. LWY  via Wikimedia CommonsAs reported by Dwain Price...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Mavs' Calderon leaves after taking elbow to face

DALLAS (AP) Mavericks guard Jose Calderon has left Dallas' game against Brooklyn after taking an elbow to the face from Nets center Mason Plumlee.
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Mavericks’ Dirk Nowitzki makes ‘ugliest game-winner’ to beat Knicks

Dirk Nowitzki’s 19-foot jumper bounced up and then fell in as time expired, lifting the Dallas Mavericks over the New York Knicks on Monday night. Nowitzki called it ”probably the ugliest game-winner I ever shot.” “Basically it hit the board, every part of the rim, hit Jerry West over there (the logo on the backboard), came back over and it was definitely an ugly, ugly...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Jose Calderon Enjoys Playing With Veterans In Dallas

The Dallas Mavericks have 4 rotation players older than Jose Calderon and for the first time in a long time, he’s not the ‘old’ veteran the coach is relying on to hold things together.
Via Pro Bball Report
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Jose Calderon waited for offer before leaving for Dallas, offers advice for old team

Jose Calderon says he was in contact with the Pistons over the first four days of last summer’s free-agency period. But with no offer on the table from the Pistons, the veteran point guard said he had to take a four-year deal from Dallas in July. He suspects they were waiting on forward Josh Smith, who agreed to terms with the Pistons just hours after Calderon agreed to terms...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Catching Up With Jose Calderon

Jose Calderon talked with the media about having success in Dallas this season, sharing stories about playing in Toronto with Vince Carter and what it's like playing with Dirk Nowitzki.
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January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Mavericks-Raptors Preview

The Dallas Mavericks have one of the best assist-to-turnover ratios in the NBA thanks in large part to the steady play of Jose Calderon. Calderon was greeted warmly in his first return to Toronto, but the receptions have been different for Vince Carter when he's gone back north. Carter has also been efficient with the basketball and Wednesday night's contest figures to...
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January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Mavericks' point guard Jose Calderon injures knee

The Dallas Mavericks defeated the Phoenix Suns on Friday night by the score of 110-107.  The win was their fourth in the last five games to move them to 24-17, third in the Southwest Division.  The Mavericks won despite an injury to point guard Jose Calderon, who played only 19 minutes and had only four points on 2-of-8 shooting. As reported by Eddie Sefko at, Calderon...
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January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Mavericks: Mavs blow late 17-point lead to Clippers to snap three game win streak

For about 17:30 in the second half, the Dallas Mavericks played sensational basketball, and were well on their way to one of their more impressive wins of season. With a 123-106 lead at the 4:35 mark of the final quarter, the Los Angeles Clippers stormed back and defeated the Mavs 129-127 on Jan. 15. The Mavericks shot 50 percent and scored 62 points in the first half; great stats...
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Fellow countryman believes Ricky Rubio has become smarter, stronger this season

MINNEAPOLIS -- Jose Calderon remembers when Spain's basketball boy wonder first took the Iberian Peninsula by storm. Calderon was a rookie with the Toronto Raptors then, playing his own role in an influx of Spanish talent to the NBA. But even he marveled at what 14-year-old Ricky Rubio could do in the country's ACB League. He wasn't alone. "When you've got a...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Mavericks' Jose Calderon doing better after getting kneed on the tail bone

Point guard Jose Calderon had a scary moment early in Saturday’s game when Eric Bledsoe inadvertently kneed Calderon right on the tail bone. “He came up and said he was sorry,” Calderon said. “It was pretty painful, but it’ll be OK.” Calderon hit the floor and was clearly in agony. But he reported Sunday that his backside had improved and he saw no reason for concern.
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

DeRozan, Raptors get OT win over Mavs, Calderon

DeMar DeRozan scored 15 points, including the go-ahead basket on a wild shot while getting fouled in overtime Friday night, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Dallas Mavericks 109-108. The Raptors held on despite 23 points and a huge fourth quarter from old teammate Jose Calderon. Toronto trailed 108-107 after a 3-pointer by Calderon when DeRozan's pump-fake got Brandan Wright...
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

José Calderón teaches Mavericks teammates how to speak Spanish

In a fun video for the fans, Dallas Mavericks' offseason acquisition José Calderón teaches his new teammates how to speak Spanish.
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December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Jose Calderon tries to teach Mavericks teammates Spanish

One of the things that I love about the National Basketball Association is the globalization of the league with the many different nationalities of the players. Recently, Dallas Mavericks guard and Spain-native Jose Calderon got a chance to teach his Mavericks teammates Spanish for in-house video called “Jose Can You See?” and below are the results. Overall, I think Jose did...
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December 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Al-Farouq Aminu finishes nasty oop over Jose Calderon

Tweet Al-Farouq Aminu of the New Orleans Pelicans has never looked much like a star player in his brief time in the NBA. However, with effort, smart play, and his athletic ability, he has been able to continually carve out minutes since coming to New Orleans. On Wednesday night, we were all thankful he was on the floor to finish this nasty alley-oop...
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December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Mavericks' point guard Jose Calderon questionable tonight versus New Orleans

The Dallas Mavericks welcomed the return of point guard Jose Calderon on Tuesday versus the Charlotte Bobcats.  He played 33 minutes during the team's 89-82 victory to improve the Mavericks' record to 11-8 on the season.  Calderon's status for tonight's game against New Orleans is uncertain.As reported by Tim MacMahon of, Calderon was limping noticeably...
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December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Can Calderon play in New Orleans?

Point guard Jose Calderon limped noticeably as he left the American Airlines Center after the Dallas Mavericks’ win over the Charlotte Bobcats on Tuesday night. After a one-game absence due to a bone bruise in his right ankle, Calderon returned to Dallas’ starting lineup and played 33 serviceable minutes, but the day-to-day designation will apparently continue as the Mavs begin...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Dallas Mavericks' point guard Jose Calderon is game time decision on Tuesday

 The Dallas Mavericks, who are off to a 10-8 start this season, may be without point guard Jose Calderon against the Charlotte Bobcats tonight at American Airlines Center.As reported by Eddie Sefko at, Calderon was out of Saturday's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves due to a bone bruise in his right ankle. He practiced with the team on Monday, but coach...
Via Sports Injury Alert
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Mavericks' guard Jose Calderon out during Saturday's loss to the Timberwolves

The Dallas Mavericks were without the services of point guard Jose Calderon during Saturday night's 112-106 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves. reported a tweet by Earl K. Sneed, Mavs insider at about Calderon's status before the game.No Jose Calderon (right ankle) as the @DallasMavs come out for the warmup line. No official word yet. #DALvsMIN—...
Via NBA Injury News
December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

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