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  1. Free-agency preview: Centers

    Tim MacMahon

    The Dallas Mavericks made a major upgrade in the middle before free agency began by trading for Tyson Chandler. They have a productive backup on the roster in Brandan Wright, the lanky, high-leaping lefty who has ranked among the league's most eff...

    Blog | June 27, 2014
  2. 2014 NBA playoffs -- DeJuan Blair of Dallas Mavericks suspended 1...

    Tim MacMahon

    Dallas Mavericks backup center DeJuan Blair has been suspended for Game 5 of the first-round series against the San Antonio Spurs, NBA president of basketball operations Rod Thorn announced Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | April 29, 2014
  3. Physical Blair plays with fire vs. ex-team

    Tim MacMahon

    SAN ANTONIO - Truth be told, there might have only been one member of the Dallas Mavericks who was happy to draw the top-seeded San Antonio Spurs in the first round. That's bench banger DeJuan Blair, who seeks some sort of redemption or revenge af...

    Blog | April 24, 2014
  4. Carlisle has upper hand on Pop so far

    Tim MacMahon

    SAN ANTONIO -- Gregg Popovich, who tends to receive praise with all the grace of a one-man fast break featuring 270-pound DeJuan Blair, refused to believe Rick Carlisle was sincere with his Wednesday morning declaration that the San Antonio Spurs' si...

    Blog | April 23, 2014
  5. Heartbreaker ends Mavs' homestand

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks took one last punch to the gut, courtesy of the Golden State Warriors, before finally heading back on the road. Sickening as it might have been to see Stephen Curry's pull-up jumper splash through the net with a tent...

    Blog | April 02, 2014
  6. Dallas Mavericks: 2013-14 midseason grades

    Tim MacMahon

    Grade the Mavs at midseason.

    Story | Conversation | January 23, 2014
  7. Defensive debacle 'beyond embarrassing'

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks' latest defensive disaster caused one painful phrase to pop into coach Rick Carlisle's mind: "Other than saying 'beyond embarrassing,' I don't know what to say." Carlisle's sentiments came after the Portland Trai...

    Blog | January 18, 2014
  8. Buzz: Carlisle paid big to be problem solver

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- Coach Rick Carlisle readily admits that the Dallas Mavericks' roster has many flaws. He just wasn't in much mood to discuss them in detail after the Mavs' 116-107 loss Thursday night to the San Antonio Spurs. He preferred to poke a littl...

    Blog | December 27, 2013
  9. Buzz: Mavs want more FTs for Monta

    Tim MacMahon

    HOUSTON -- Monta Ellis attacks the basket more than any NBA player, but his free throw attempts have dwindled in December. That's a source of some consternation for his bosses. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has mentioned on at least a coupl...

    Blog | December 23, 2013
  10. Buzz: Hurt Jose Calderon comes up clutch

    Tim MacMahon

    NEW ORLEANS -- How did Jose Calderon feel after playing a back-to-back on a bad ankle? "Not great," said the Dallas Mavericks point guard. "But it's done. It's done, and now I've got three days until Saturday. That's what I was looking for. It's g...

    Blog | December 04, 2013
  11. Rapid Reaction: Wolves 112, Mavs 106

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks trailed most of the night in a 112-106 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves at the American Airlines Center. How it happened: Minnesota's Kevin Martin got cooking in crunch time, when the Mavericks offense went flat ag...

    Blog | November 30, 2013
  12. Rapid Reaction: Hawks 88, Mavs 87

    Tim MacMahon

    The Dallas Mavericks fell 88-87 to the Atlanta Hawks on Friday night to split the season series. How it happened: The Mavericks offense was an absolute mess in the fourth quarter. The Mavs blew a 13-point lead to the Hawks in the final frame, w...

    Blog | November 29, 2013
  13. Blair earns bigger slice of pie

    Tim MacMahon

    The 6-foot-7 wide body claimed off the summer scrap heap might just have worked his way into becoming the Dallas Mavericks' primary center. DeJuan Blair hasn't started a game this season, with Samuel Dalembert going up for the opening tip in all 1...

    Blog | November 16, 2013
  14. Devin Harris' deal with Dallas Mavericks is for veteran's minimum...

    Tim MacMahon

    Guard Devin Harris signed a contract Wednesday with the Dallas Mavericks that was significantly smaller than the deal the sides originally agreed to this summer.

    Story | Conversation | July 31, 2013
  15. Spurs rookie looked like $1 million to Mavs

    Tim MacMahon

    SAN ANTONIO -- With San Antonio Spurs star Tim Duncan expected to sit out with an ankle injury, the Dallas Mavericks will get a heavy dose of 6-7, 265-pound rookie DeJuan Blair. If Mark Cuban had his way, Blair would have been a Maverick. Blair, t...

    Blog | Conversation | November 11, 2009