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  1. Rajon Rondo benching in crunch time 'coach's decision,' Rick Carl...

    Tim MacMahon

    Rajon Rondo, the four-time All-Star point guard whose prowess in the clutch was cited by the Dallas Mavericks' brass when they acquired him in a December blockbuster trade, was benched for the final 5:12 of Friday night's 102-98 loss to the Chicago Bulls.

    Story | Conversation | January 23, 2015
  2. Rapid Reaction: Wolves 116, Mavs 108

    Tim MacMahon

    How it happened: There was a whole lotta Kevin Love. Love, Minnesota's superstar power forward, put up a monster line with 32 points, 15 rebounds and 8 assists. He also came through in the clutch for the Timberwolves, scoring their two biggest buc...

    Blog | November 08, 2013
  3. Shawn Marion wanted D-Wade challenge

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - Shawn Marion has played a major role shutting down LeBron James in crunch time during the NBA Finals. James has a grand total of 11 points in the five fourth quarters. He's scoreless in the clutch, defined as the final five minutes of a g...

    Blog | June 10, 2011
  4. 2011 NBA playoffs: Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant takes ano...

    Tim MacMahon

    Thunder's Kevin Durant takes another clutch-time hit in OT loss to Mavs

    Story | Conversation | May 24, 2011
  5. Terry's touch returns for crunch time

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- Pure scorers never lose confidence. They want the ball in the clutch no matter how tough a night they've had until then. That's the way Jason Terry rolls. Terry had been terrible for the last seven-plus quarters, misfiring on all but ...

    Blog | February 17, 2010
  6. Ex-Mav Collison comes through in clutch for Clippers

    Tim MacMahon

    Here are four words that might confuse Dallas Mavericks fans: Darren Collison, playoff hero. Collison, the scapegoat for many of the Mavs' crunch-time failures during their miserably mediocre 2012-13 season, keyed the Los Angeles Clippers' comebac...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  7. Rapid Reaction: Mavs 87, Wizards 78

    Tim MacMahon

    The Dallas Mavericks finished a flawless road trip with a 87-78 win over the Washington Wizards. How it happened: The Mavs finished an ugly game with a 19-6 run, keyed by Vince Carter's clutch scoring. Carter sparked by scoring seven points in ...

    Blog | January 01, 2014
  8. Rapid Reaction: Spurs 116, Mavs 107

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- The Mavericks' rally fell short in a 116-107 loss to the San Antonio Spurs at the American Airlines Center on Thursday night. How it happened: The Mavs made the Spurs sweat, but they couldn't get enough clutch stops to pull off a comebac...

    Blog | December 26, 2013
  9. Calderon key to solving Mavs' crunch-time crisis

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - The primary reason the Dallas Mavericks signed Jose Calderon was to solve their crunch-time crisis. The 41-41 Mavs might have been the NBA's most frustrating team in clutch moments last season. They had a miserable tendency to find ways t...

    Blog | October 02, 2013
  10. 3-pointer: Mavs ride O.J. Mayo's clutch roller coaster in win

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - The O.J. Mayo clutch roller coaster can be one heck of a wild ride. The Mavs survived the crazy twists and turns and highs and lows Friday night. Start with Mayo drilling a tie-breaking 3-pointer from the right wing with 34.1 seconds r...

    Blog | April 13, 2013
  11. 3-pointer: O.J. Mayo seizes clutch opportunity

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - Dirk Nowitzki's overtime dominance doesn't happen unless the Mavericks' most maligned clutch player came through with the game on the line. O.J. Mayo had two huge buckets in the final 82 seconds of regulation to give the Mavs a chance to ...

    Blog | March 27, 2013
  12. Mavs' glory days seem so long ago

    Tim MacMahon

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- The 2011 Western Conference finals, when the savvy Dallas Mavericks schooled the young Oklahoma City Thunder in clutch basketball, seem so long ago. Heck, even the 2012 first round, when the Thunder got revenge by sweeping the Mav...

    Blog | February 04, 2013
  13. 3-pointer: O.J. Mayo owns up to another clutch FT miss

    Tim MacMahon

    Rick Carlisle and Mark Cuban made sure the focus was on late-game officiating Thursday night, but the continuation of another troubling trend played a critical part in the Mavericks' 100-97 loss to the Warriors. O.J. Mayo missed a clutch free thro...

    Blog | February 01, 2013
  14. 3-pointer: Darren Collison delivers in clutch

    Tim MacMahon

    Darren Collison got a chance to close a game and delivered. Collison, the starting point guard who sat and watched 37-year-old Mike James play down the stretch of the previous two games, drilled a corner 3-pointer with 31 seconds remaining that pu...

    Blog | January 21, 2013
  15. Chris Kaman wants to earn clutch minutes

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- A lot of former All-Stars who find themselves frequently riding the pine in fourth quarter might use a flurry of four clutch buckets in a win to lobby for more crunch-time minutes. Not Chris Kaman, the Mavericks big man who is unique in ...

    Blog | December 18, 2012
  16. Look who's talking: Jason Terry comes through in clutch

    Tim MacMahon

    Jason Terry, whose voice was coming back after a battle with hoarseness, had a told-you-so moment Saturday night in Houston. Jet had just scored 14 of his 24 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, hitting the game-winning shot on a pull-up jum...

    Blog | March 26, 2012