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  1. Vince Carter appreciates Mavs, but 'had to move on'

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- As the Memphis Grizzlies took the floor for shootaround, the players gravitated to one of the corners of the American Airlines Center court. "This is the spot, right?" they asked Vince Carter. "Nah, a little bit over," Carter replied,...

    Blog | October 20, 2014
  2. When is enough enough for Dirk in a loss?

    Tim MacMahon

    DENVER - After a timeout with 1:57 remaining, Dirk Nowitzki walked back out onto the Pepsi Center court to line up for a pair of Randy Foye free throws with the Mavericks trailing the Denver Nuggets by 13 points. Why was the Mavs' 35-year-old supe...

    Blog | March 06, 2014
  3. 3-pointer: Vince Carter comes up with vintage performance

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - With his bald head and gray whiskers creeping into his beard, Vince Carter gleefully looked across the American Airlines Center court during pregame warmups. The 35-year-old Maverick counted not one, not two, not three but four New York K...

    Blog | November 22, 2012
  4. Mavericks' perennial All-Star Dirk Nowitzki grew as Dallas grew o...

    Tim MacMahon

    Dirk Nowitzki, frequent All-Star and face of the Mavs, grew as Dallas grew on him.

    Story | Conversation | February 11, 2010
  5. Dirk finally feels agony of Game 7 defeat

    Tim MacMahon

    SAN ANTONIO -- Four times in his career, Dirk Nowitzki has experienced the ecstasy of Game 7 victory, once celebrating on the San Antonio Spurs' home court. Now, back at the AT&T Center, Nowitzki has to deal with the agony of Game 7 defeat. "It...

    Blog | May 04, 2014
  6. Monta Ellis' toughness sets tone for Mavs

    Tim MacMahon

    SALT LAKE CITY - For the first time all season, Monta Ellis didn't bounce back up when one of his drives ended with him hitting the hardwood. Ellis crashed to the court, his tailbone unforgivingly breaking his high-speed fall, when Utah center Der...

    Blog | April 09, 2014
  7. Mavs handling business at home

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - A pretty good way to get your tickets punched for the playoffs is to dominate on your home court. All indications are that the Dallas Mavericks are going to be awfully hard to beat at the American Airlines Center this season. It hasn't...

    Blog | November 21, 2013
  8. O.J. Mayo amazed by Dirk Nowitzki's work ethic

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - After arriving in Dallas a month ago to work on his game, O.J. Mayo was stunned to see a certain 7-foot German dude sweating on the American Airlines Center practice court. Rest assured that there won't be a repeat of a rusty, out-of-shap...

    Blog | September 13, 2012
  9. W2W4: Mavs' road doesn't get easier in Denver

    Tim MacMahon

    DENVER - There are a lot easier places to snap a losing streak than the Pepsi Center. The Nuggets are an NBA-best 140-36 (.795) on their high-altitude home court since the beginning of the 2007-08 season. They've won six of the last eight meetings...

    Blog | February 08, 2012
  10. 2011 NBA playoffs: Bloodied Shawn Marion sparks Dallas Mavericks ...

    Tim MacMahon

    An elbow by Oklahoma City center Kendrick Perkins bloodied Shawn Marion's nose and dazed the Dallas forward. It did not, however, keep the Mavericks forward off the floor for one second.

    Story | Conversation | May 17, 2011
  11. Mavs have a lot to prove against Lakers

    Tim MacMahon

    LOS ANGELES -- The Mavericks have walked off the court winners in their last five games. They've proven nothing during that winning streak. One of those trends will reverse course Thursday night at the Staples Center. "Tomorrow is a different k...

    Blog | March 31, 2011
  12. UNT's Odufuwa isn't overmatched

    Tim MacMahon

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- Forward/center George Odufuwa declared the day of the NCAA selection show that North Texas could play with anybody in the country. The kid from Kimball High is backing it up on the court. Odufuwa, a 6-8, 240-pound transfer from...

    Blog | March 18, 2010