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  1. Ranking the West: Lakers once again team to beat

    Jeff Caplan

    After what seemed an eternity, the Dwightmare is over. Team USA giddily won gold in London. And the Los Angeles Lakers are again the envy of the NBA. When U.S. star of stars and Lakers icon Kobe Bryant squeezed Spain foe and L.A. teammate Pau Gaso...

    Blog | August 13, 2012
  2. The race for the sixth seed, or is it seventh?

    Jeff Caplan

    UPDATED: 9 a.m., Friday. The Dallas Mavericks clinched a playoff berth Thursday with New Orleans' win over Houston. Now attention turns strictly to seeding and matchups. With the Mavs (35-28) -- back in action tonight for their home finale agai...

    Blog | April 19, 2012
  3. W2W4: Seeking to continue dominance of Suns

    Jeff Caplan

    The Dallas Mavericks look to keep their hold on sole possession of first place in the Southwest Division after Sunday's 101-100 overtime win over the rival San Antonio Spurs. They'll have to do it in a quick turnaround and without injured point guard...

    Blog | January 30, 2012
  4. Dallas Mavericks' Jason Kidd out a week, Dirk Nowitzki returns

    Jeff Caplan

    Dirk Nowitzki returned for the Mavs, but Jason Kidd is out for at least a week.

    Story | Conversation | January 29, 2012
  5. W2W4: The 3-ball and Dirk Nowitzki's return

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- The last time the Dallas Mavericks saw the San Antonio Spurs they were buried under an avalanche of 3-pointers. The Spurs made 11 of their 16 in the first half to cruise to a 93-71 win. The Mavs made 1-of-19. Since that Jan. 5 game in Sa...

    Blog | January 29, 2012
  6. Week ahead: Home slate toughens without Dirk Nowitzki

    Jeff Caplan

    Before Saturday's big announcement that Dirk Nowitzki will sit out four games while he pursues an overall conditioning program, the week ahead, with four home games and no back-to-backs, seemed like a great opportunity to put some distance between .5...

    Blog | January 23, 2012
  7. W2W4: Suns present opportunity to improve

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- Once upon a time, the Dallas Mavericks and Phoenix Suns were big-time rivals. Not so much anymore. Not unless you're Jason Terry. "It's a rivalry for me. You know what that game means for me, personally," Terry said Tuesday afternoon. "I...

    Blog | January 04, 2012
  8. Mavs putting in extra practice time

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- When a team comes off back-to-back games the following day is typically one designated to rest the body. Players who need treatment come to the arena and there might be a film session, but there is typically no structured practice on the co...

    Blog | January 03, 2012
  9. Week ahead: Thunder, Spurs on the docket

    Jeff Caplan

    Going 1-4 through the first eight days of the 2011-12 season, the Dallas Mavericks can look forward to a relatively light week in this NBA -- only four games in seven nights followed by two much-needed days 0f rest. The other good news? The Phoeni...

    Blog | January 02, 2012
  10. Run in '06 also went through Gasol, champs

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks' path to their lone NBA Finals appearance in 2006 went through Pau Gasol and the defending champions. Back then Gasol was the star for the Memphis Grizzlies and the San Antonio Spurs were seeking a third title with t...

    Blog | May 09, 2011
  11. Odds and ends before playing two in L.A.

    Jeff Caplan

    After a day of R & R in Phoenix on Monday and a practice in the desert today, the Dallas Mavericks will take their four-game winning streak to Los Angeles for the second set of three consecutive back-to-backs on this season-long, six game road tr...

    Blog | March 29, 2011
  12. Dallas Mavericks reach 50 wins for 11th consecutive season

    Jeff Caplan

    The Dallas Mavericks became the third team to win 50 games in 11 straight seasons.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2011
  13. Mavs-Lakers: Breaking down the final 14

    Jeff Caplan

    The Dallas Mavericks and Los Angeles Lakers begin the final 14 games of the season Friday night tied for the Western Conference's No. 2 seed with 48-20 records. Which team has the upper hand to claim the seed, which grants homecourt advantage in a po...

    Blog | March 17, 2011
  14. Potential playoff foes lined up over final 16

    Jeff Caplan

    During the Dallas Mavericks' recent five-game stretch, they are 2-0 against teams they will never face in the postseason and 0-3 against teams they very well could face beginning next month in a best-of-7 series. Losses to the Memphis Grizzlies, N...

    Blog | March 15, 2011
  15. 26 to go: Breaking them down

    Jeff Caplan

    The Dallas Mavericks are one of four teams with 40 wins, yet the only one with a lone All-Star. They are 10 wins away from an 11th consecutive season with at least 50 wins. They are in second place in the Western Conference, six games behind the S...

    Blog | February 21, 2011
  16. 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