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  1. Light All-Star night for Dirk Nowitzki

    Jeff Caplan

    Mark Cuban was hoping for, oh, three minutes for his superstar, but he'll be happy with the 14 minutes Dirk Nowitzki logged jogging up and down Dwight Howard's home floor -- tick, tick, tick -- in Sunday night's All-Star Game. In his 11th consecut...

    Blog | February 26, 2012
  2. Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki picked as All-Star reserve

    Jeff Caplan

    Dirk Nowitzki will be making his 11th straight All-Star game after being chosen as a reserve.

    Story | Conversation | February 09, 2012
  3. Ailing Dallas Mavericks face 15-day defining stretch

    Jeff Caplan

    Mavericks need wins and to emerge healthy from 15-day defining stretch.

    Story | Conversation | February 07, 2012
  4. Dirk Nowitzki drops to 4th in final AS voting

    Jeff Caplan

    Dirk Nowitzki never had a chance to make the All-Star game as a starter. Fans quickly decided that Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant and rising force Blake Griffin would represent the Western Conference squad as the starting forwards. Nowitz...

    Blog | February 02, 2012
  5. Is Dirk Nowitzki's All-Star run in jeopardy?

    Jeff Caplan

    About this time a year ago, my esteemed colleague Tim MacMahon, contended that Dirk Nowitzki didn't need to be anywhere near the All-Star Game. He argued this because Nowitzki was coming off a right knee sprain that sidelined him for nine games in Ja...

    Blog | January 31, 2012
  6. Dirk Nowitzki is a distant 3rd in ASG voting

    Jeff Caplan

    It's not looking good for Dirk Nowitzki to make his first All-Star Game start via fan voting next month in Orlando. The NBA announced the second returns Thursday and the Dallas Mavericks' all-time leading scorer is the third-leading vote-getter among...

    Blog | January 19, 2012
  7. Kevin Durant joins Josh Howard game

    Jeff Caplan

    Hold onto your hats because Kevin Durant is coming to town. The Oklahoma City Thunder superstar is a surprise late entrant for the Josh Howard Celebrity All-Star Game on Saturday night at the P.C. Cobb Center in Fair Park. Durant adds considerable...

    Blog | November 11, 2011
  8. Josh Howard brings game, perspective

    Jeff Caplan

    Josh Howard is bringing basketball to Fair Park on Saturday night with his Celebrity All-Star Game at the Cobb Athletic Center (6 p.m.). At least there he knows he'll play for the White Team and his coach will be Dallas Mavericks guard Jason Terry. ...

    Blog | November 11, 2011
  9. Rosters revealed for Josh Howard game

    Jeff Caplan

    The NBA lockout might be grinding to an uncertain place as commissioner David Stern's deadline for players to accept the league's latest proposal looms later today, but Josh Howard has finalized the rosters for his self-titled Celebrity All-Star Game...

    Blog | November 09, 2011
  10. Carlisle: I voted Aldridge as All-Star

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle has a message for Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge, who is averaging 22.3 points and 8.7 rebounds a game yet was not selected to play in his first All-Star Game. "I want to go on record sayin...

    Blog | March 14, 2011
  11. Rick Carlisle: 'Dirk's back ... all the way back'

    Jeff Caplan

    Before Wednesday night's home game, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said Dirk Nowitzki was definitely coming around, but Cuban still didn't think his star was all the way back from the sprained right knee that sidelined him for nine games in late D...

    Blog | February 18, 2011
  12. Kevin Love gets nod over Tyson Chandler

    Jeff Caplan

    BOSTON -- Tyson Chandler's slim hope of making his first All-Star team were dashed by the commissioner's quick selection of Minnesota Timberwovles double-double machine Kevin Love. Love will replace the injured Yao Ming to fill out the Western Con...

    Blog | February 04, 2011
  13. Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler left off All-Star squad

    Jeff Caplan

    Tyson Chandler has played like an All-Star but was left off the team.

    Story | Conversation | February 03, 2011
  14. Starters picked: Will Dirk get reserve nod?

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- The NBA announced the 2011 All-Star Game starters as voted by the fans Thursday night. There were no surprises as Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony finished one and two, respectively, and will be the starting forwards for the Western Confere...

    Blog | January 27, 2011
  15. Carlisle, West coaches face tough choices

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- The 2011 All-Star Game starters, as voted on by fans, will be announced Thursday. Then the real work comes for the league's head coaches, who will select the seven reserves for each squad. Those spots will be announced Feb. 3. Perhaps th...

    Blog | January 26, 2011
  16. With record crowd at Cowboys Stadium, All-Star Game more than jus...

    Jeff Caplan

    Cowboys Stadium All-Star extravaganza was more than just a sporting event.

    Story | Conversation | February 14, 2010