Milwaukee holds on for slim 112-109 victory over the Mavs

Months from now when they look back to Friday’s matchup against Milwaukee, the Dallas Mavericks will sigh while re-living many of the missed opportunities that served as the backdrop to the unfortunate 112-109 loss to the Bucks at Fiserv Forum. At the top of that list were a pair of wide open missed 3-pointers by […]

Preview: Defensive-minded Mavs in search of their fifth consecutive victory

PREVIEW Mavericks (6-4) at Milwaukee Bucks (8-4) Time: 6:30 p.m., Friday Place: Fiserv Forum, Milwaukee TV: FSSW, ESPN Radio: ESPN 103.3 FM; Univision 1270 AM (Spanish) About the Mavericks: This is the finale of a short two-game road trip for the Mavs, who opened the trip with Wednesday’s 104-93 victory at the Charlotte Hornets. . […]

Cauley-Stein had some difficult decisions to make in recent months

Decisions, decisions, decisions. Over the past seven months, Dallas Mavericks center Willie Cauley-Stein definitely faced more than his fair share of life-altering choices. Around the time the Mavs were slated to fly to Orlando last July to start practicing in the bubble, Cauley-Stein opted to remain in Dallas for the birth of his daughter — […]

Porzingis nets 16 points, two blocked shots in season debut

From the time he anxiously stepped onto the court for the first time this season and fired up his first few shots Wednesday night, everything on offense appeared so seamless to Kristaps Porzingis. In the Dallas Mavericks’ 104-93 triumph over the Charlotte Hornets, Porzingis debuted this season with 16 points, four rebounds and two blocks […]

Porzingis will start at Charlotte

Forward/center Kristaps Porzingis will make his 2020-21 debut tonight at 6 when the Dallas Mavericks play the Charlotte Hornets on the road. Porzingis underwent surgery on Oct. 9 to address a lateral meniscus injury of his right knee that occurred last summer when the Mavs played the Los Angeles Clippers in the first round of […]

Tonight’s game between the Mavs and Pelicans has been postponed

Tonight’s game at American Airlines Center between the Dallas Mavericks and New Orleans Pelicans has been postponed in accordance with the league’s health and safety protocols. The NBA issued a press release late this morning making that announcement. Two Mavs starters — Dorian Finney-Smith and Josh Richardson — and Jalen Brunson sat out last Saturday’s […]

Preview: In final game of brief homestand, Mavs go for fourth win a row

PREVIEW New Orleans Pelicans (4-5) at Mavericks (5-4) Time: 7:30 p.m., Monday Place: American Airlines Center, Dallas TV: FSSW, NBA TV Radio: ESPN 103.3 FM; Univision 1270 AM (Spanish) About the Mavericks: This is the finale of a brief two-game homestand before the Mavs hit the road to play at Charlotte on Wednesday and at […]

Burke let the game come to him during 29-point outburst against Orlando

After missing Thursday’s overtime win against the Denver Nuggets with an illness, Dallas Mavericks guard Trey Burke wanted to be sure he could make some immediate contributions once he was back on the court Saturday against the Orlando Magic. Consider Burke’s plan a successful one. Burke was absolutely on fire against the Magic as he […]

Carlisle: ‘A lot up in the air’ with health and safety protocols

Dallas Mavericks players Dorian Finney-Smith, Josh Richardson and Jalen Brunson missed Saturday’s win over the Orlando Magic due to health and safety protocols, and coach Rick Carlisle said it wouldn’t make any sense for him to speculate on how long they will be sidelined. “The expectation is going to be that these things aren’t going […]

Clutch plays from Doncic, Kleber key Mavs’ wild overtime win over Nuggets

What happened Thursday night at Ball Arena was the type of game the Dallas Mavericks consistently lost last season. But it’s a new day, a new season, and the Mavs showed they know how to grind out a victory. With Luka Doncic, Maxi Kleber and Josh Richardson firing in one clutch basketball after another, the […]