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Dallas Mavericks: A Perfect Offseason

(Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images North America) By Christopher Kline: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff… The Dallas Mavericks’ season was a perfect example of the roller coaster analogy made so often in sports. At times, the Mavericks had one of the league’s most prolific offensive attacks, while during others, their entire system faltered into what many wouldn’t have considered...
Via HoopStuff
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Reviewing Richard Jefferson's 2014-15 season

Richard Jefferson is almost 35 years old, but coming off a surprisingly efficient season with the Dallas Mavericks. Signed to a veteran's minimum contract last July, Jefferson shot 42.6 percent from behind the three-point line and started in two of Dallas' five playoff games. Here's a deeper look back at Jefferson's first (and possibly only) year with the Mavericks, courtesy of...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Mavericks hold off Lakers for season series sweep

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Tyson Chandler had 20 points to lead seven Mavericks in double-figure scoring, and Dallas tuned up for the postseason with a 120-106 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night. Richard Jefferson scored 17 points and Dirk Nowitzki had 16 in the third straight victory for the Mavericks, who will finish seventh in the Western Conference. Dallas led for the...
Via AP on Fox
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavericks hold off Lakers 120-106 for season series sweep

LOS ANGELES (AP) Tyson Chandler had 20 points to lead seven Mavericks in double-figure scoring, and Dallas tuned up for the postseason with a 120-106 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night. Richard Jefferson scored 17 points and Dirk Nowitzki had 16 in the third straight victory for the Mavericks, who will finish seventh in the Western Conference. Dallas led for the...
Via AP on Fox
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Richard Jefferson finishes fastbreak dunk on Brandan Wright

To our surprise, Richard Jefferson still has some springs. He showed us when he dunked on Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (which somehow didn’t count because of a called offensive foul). And he showed us again by putting this on Brandan Wright: Impressive, RJ. Very impressive. *** Richard Jefferson pic from Getty Images. Video by the NBA.
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Richard Jefferson recorded call for FBI, gets confession

Imagine you had $2 million. Pretty cool, right? Now, imagine you've accused your former business manager of stealing all of it, and to get it back you taped a call with him for the FBI, tricking him into confessing on a taped conversation.  According to court documents obtained by TMZ, that's exactly what happened to Dallas Mavericks forward Richard Jefferson.  Jefferson's played...
Via Fox Sports
March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Why did Richard Jefferson go undercover for the FBI?

Imagine you had $2 million. Pretty cool, right? Now, imagine your former business manager stole all of it, and to get it back you went undercover for the FBI to trick him into admitting any wrongdoing on a taped conversation.  According to TMZ, that's exactly what happened to Dallas Mavericks forward Richard Jefferson.  Jefferson's played 13 seasons in the NBA. He's been named...
Via Fox Sports
March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavericks put an end to Pelicans' five-game winning streak

  Richard Jefferson tied his season high with 16 points, seven during a 16-0 Dallas run early in the third quarter, and the Mavericks raced past the New Orleans Pelicans 102-93 on Monday night. The 34-year-old Jefferson made his fifth consecutive start in place of small forward Chandler Parsons, sidelined with a sprained left ankle, and hit five of six field goal attempts. The Mavericks...
Via AP on Fox
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Jefferson keys 3rd-quarter spurt, Mavs beat Pelicans 102-93

DALLAS (AP) Richard Jefferson tied his season high with 16 points, seven during a 16-0 Dallas run early in the third quarter, and the Mavericks raced past the New Orleans Pelicans 102-93 on Monday night. The 34-year-old Jefferson made his fifth consecutive start in place of small forward Chandler Parsons, sidelined with a sprained left ankle, and hit five of six field goal attempts...
Via AP on Fox
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Richard Jefferson Posterize Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

First off, I had to make sure I wasn’t dreaming, because it is 2015, and dunking and Richard Jefferson hasn’t been mentioned in a very long time. Richard Jefferson was a former high-flyer in the early years of his NBA career. Since then he has morphed into a three-point shooter and willing defender so it’s been a rarity to see Jefferson take flight. Jefferson turned back the...
Via The Front Office News
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Richard Jefferson Went Up On a Sunday For a Dunk

In case you didn’t know if Dallas Mavericks veteran swingman Richard Jefferson was still capable of aerial assault. This massive dunk on Michael Kidd-Gilchrist should clear that up. “OK, it didn’t result in any points. And in fact, it was a turnover for the Mavericks. But Richard Jefferson’s monster, one-handed slam after a flip-back pass from Devin Harris was one for the...
Via Hooped Up
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Richard Jefferson dunks on Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

While with the Nets, Richard Jefferson was known for being a high-flyer and throwing down some highlight-worthy dunks. But that was then and this is now and age and time caught up with RJ… right? Wrong! Check out Jefferson showing off that he still has some major hops as he posterized Michael Kidd-Gilchrist! The post Apparently Richard Jefferson still has some hops appeared...
Via Crossover Chronicles
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Apparently Richard Jefferson still has some hops

While with the Nets, Richard Jefferson was known for being a high-flyer and throwing down some highlight-worthy dunks. But that was then and this is now and age and time caught up with RJ… right? Wrong! Check out Jefferson showing off that he still has some major hops as he posterized Michael Kidd-Gilchrist! The post Apparently Richard Jefferson still has some hops appeared first...
Via Bloguin Best
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Richard Jefferson obliterates Michael Kidd-Gilchrist with powerful slam (Video)

Dallas Mavericks forward Richard Jefferson obliterated Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist with a powerful dunk during Sunday night's game at the American Airlines Center.Jefferson also had 10 rebounds as the Mavs beat the Hornets 92-81, but all everyone will remember from this game is Jefferson posterizing MKG.H/T FTW. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. ...
Via Holdout Sports
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Richard Jefferson Erases Michael Kidd-Gilchrist With Vicious Dunk

Richard Jefferson just erased Michael Kidd-Gilchrist from the planet with a vicious dunk.
Via Gamedayr
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Richard Jefferson posterizes Michael Kidd-Gilchrist in Mavs-Hornets

I know. The title seems shocking. But Richard Jefferson, who was a participant in the 2003 Slam Dunk contest (2003!), turns back the hands of time and embarrassed Michael Kidd-Gilchrist in this fastbreak. Yes, this is RJ with the posterization: Pretty incredible for an old guy! *** Richard Jefferson pic from Getty Images. Vine by Jamie Kelly.
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavs' Parsons to miss minimum three games

DALLAS - Chandler Parsons is expected to miss at least three Mavericks games with a left ankle sprain and bone bruise. The forward was injured in Friday's win over the Rockets and on Sunday watched the Mavs' home win over Charlotte while on the bench wearing a protective boot.  Richard Jefferson started in place of Chandler, Dallas' big-money signee from last summer who is averaging 15...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Spurs Expected To Stand Pat At Deadline

The San Antonio Spurs expect to stand pat at the trade deadline. “The chances we get anything done are probably zero-point-four,” Gregg Popovich told the Express-News after the Spurs practiced Wednesday. Their most recent significant deadline-day deal came in 2012, when they dealt starting small forward Richard Jefferson to Golden State for Stephen Jackson. The Spurs don't have...
Via RealGM
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

The Late 90's Hornets - What Could Have Been

In November of 1995, the Charlotte Hornets traded 25 year old Alonzo Mourning to the Miami Heat for 28 year old Glen Rice and a '96 1st round pick. After winning 50 games the year before, the Hornets finished at .500 with a 41-41 record. Rice and Larry Johnson led the Hornets offensively, both scoring 20 points per game.  That offseason, the Hornets drafted Kobe Bryant...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavericks' Rondo not yet set for surgery

The Dallas Mavericks might miss point guard Rajon Rondo for an extended period of time after having suffered orbital and nasal fractures in his collision with teammate Richard Jefferson in the opening minute-and-a-half of Saturday's win at Orlando. But a report from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that Rondo definitively needs surgery is false.  GM Donnie Nelson tells DallasBasketball...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavericks' Rondo not yet set for surgery

The Dallas Mavericks might miss point guard Rajon Rondo for an extended period of time after having suffered orbital and nasal fractures in his collision with teammate Richard Jefferson in the opening minute-and-a-half of Saturday's win at Orlando. But a report from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that Rondo definitively needs surgery is false.  GM Donnie Nelson tells DallasBasketball...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo has a fractured face

Remember the play where Rajon Rondo was kneed in the face by teammate Richard Jefferson? Turns out he fractured his left orbital bone and nose: Dallas Mavericks point guard Rajon Rondo has an orbital fracture in his left eye as well as a nasal fracture and will miss at least three games, the Mavericks announced Monday. Rondo suffered the injury Saturday against Orlando and was...
Via Red's Army
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo suffered orbital fracture to left eye and nasal fracture

Dallas Mavericks point guard Rajon Rondo suffered an orbital fracture to his left eye as well as a nasal fracture during Saturday’s game at Orlando, the team announced Monday. Rondo will not travel with the team this week to Golden State and Sacramento. Rondo was kneed in the face by teammate Richard Jefferson during the first quarter of the Mavericks game against the Magic...
Via Sports-Glory
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavs’ Jefferson hits teammate Rondo with errant knee to the head

Quick! Call the police. There’s been teammate on teammate crime in Dallas. During their recent game versus the Magic, Maverick forward Richard Jefferson was trying to get on the fast break when his fellow Mav, Rajon Rondo, was on the floor and took an RJ knee to the dome! Ouch! The post Mavs’ Jefferson hits teammate Rondo with errant knee to the head appeared first on Crossover Chronicles.
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Mavs’ Jefferson hits teammate Rondo with errant knee to the head

Quick! Call the police. There’s been teammate on teammate crime in Dallas. During their recent game versus the Magic, Maverick forward Richard Jefferson was trying to get on the fast break when his fellow Mav, Rajon Rondo, was on the floor and took an RJ knee to the dome! Ouch! The post Mavs’ Jefferson hits teammate Rondo with errant knee to the head appeared first on Crossover Chronicles.
Via Bloguin Best
February 01, 2015  |  Discuss
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