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  1. Myles Garrett's path to greatness off to strong start

    Sam Khan Jr.

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Myles Garrett always welcomes a challenge. Kevin Sumlin found this out firsthand when Texas A&M recruited Garrett, the highest-ranked prospect the Aggies signed in more than a decade. After Garrett verbally committed to the Agg...

    Blog | December 15, 2014
  2. 76ers-Mavericks Preview

    76ers-Mavericks Preview

    Preview | November 12, 2014
  3. Mavs' challenge? How to play with big lead

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- Since their down-to-the-wire loss to the defending champion San Antonio Spurs in the season opener, human nature has been the Dallas Mavericks' most difficult opponent. The Mavs must figure out how to maintain their focus and intensity a...

    Blog | November 04, 2014
  4. Clippers atop new pecking order in the West -- NBA

    Bradford Doolittle

    Bradford Doolittle takes a look at the new pecking order in the NBA's Western Conference, where a couple of players could potentially challenge for league MVP.

    Story | Conversation | October 21, 2014
  5. Chandler Parsons: I want to prove I'm worth $46 million deal

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- Chandler Parsons embraces the challenge of proving the Dallas Mavericks didn't overpay for him. The Mavs certainly paid a premium rate for a player who has never been an All-Star, signing Parsons to a three-year, $46 million deal that is...

    Blog | October 21, 2014
  6. Chandler Parsons on Rick Carlisle: 'We're in this together'

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- It's not necessarily unusual for Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle to publicly challenge a player to improve his conditioning. An apology a couple of days later? That's certainly a first. Carlisle never said sorry to Lamar Odom or...

    Blog | October 12, 2014
  7. Challenge for Charlie V.: Prove he can defend

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- A conversation with coach Rick Carlisle convinced veteran power forward Charlie Villanueva to accept a camp invitation from the Dallas Mavericks over other nonguaranteed offers. "He was just like, 'There is a legitimate chance of you mak...

    Blog | October 10, 2014
  8. Mark Cuban of Dallas Mavericks discusses own prejudices, how he h...

    Tim MacMahon

    Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, attempting to make a nuanced point about society's challenges dealing with racism, acknowledged having his own "prejudices and bigotries" during an interview with Inc. magazine that went viral Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | May 22, 2014
  9. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says Dirk Nowitzki must step up...

    Tim MacMahon

    Mavericks owner Mark Cuban made a point to publicly challenge superstar Dirk Nowitzki to play with more effort and energy defensively.

    Story | Conversation | March 17, 2014
  10. Carmelo Anthony a challenge for Mavs

    Mike Mazzeo, ESPNNewYork.com

    NEW YORK -- The Dallas Mavericks have struggled to defend stretch 4s of late, allowing LeBron James (42 points), Thaddeus Young (30) and Josh Smith (32) to go off in consecutive games. And it doesn't get any easier Monday night when they take to ...

    Blog | February 24, 2014
  11. Jazz-Mavericks Preview

    Jazz-Mavericks Preview

    Preview | February 06, 2014
  12. Injured knee isn't only challenge for Hill

    Dave McMenamin

    DALLAS -- Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni laid out his basketball philosophy Tuesday and his words might explain why Jordan Hill is still searching for a defined role with the team. "Everybody should have assists, everybody should have 3s a...

    Blog | November 05, 2013
  13. Michael Jordan of Charlotte Bobcats responds to one-on-one challe...

    Michael Jordan laughed off the one-one-one challenge from fellow NBA owner Robert Pera on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | October 16, 2013
  14. Robert Pera, Memphis Grizzlies owner, wants to play Michael Jorda...

    Memphis Grizzlies controlling owner Robert Pera is starting his second season in charge of an NBA team, and he's already calling out Michael Jordan.

    Story | Conversation | October 15, 2013
  15. Dwight Howard stepping up for the Los Angeles Lakers as he needs ...

    Ramona Shelburne

    With Shaq giving him a push, Dwight Howard is stepping up as he needs to

    Story | Conversation | April 02, 2013
  16. Steve Nash doesn't regret joining Los Angeles Lakers, according t...

    Steve Nash evidently does not regret his decision to join the Los Angeles Lakers.

    Story | Conversation | February 28, 2013