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  1. Mavs pass assist mantle to surging Spurs

    Jeff Caplan

    Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel opened the season by imploring his team to become an unselfish, ball-movement offense like the champion Dallas Mavericks. But when he told his team Sunday prior to its Game 4 against the Miami Heat to pass like cha...

    Blog | May 21, 2012
  2. Rick Carlisle showers praise on players

    Jeff Caplan

    PORTLAND, Ore. -- Rick Carlisle is 2-for-2 in taking his teams to the conference finals. He guided the Detroit Pistons and then the Indiana Pacers to the Eastern Conference finals, but fell short each time of the ultimate goal. He gets his second ...

    Blog | April 29, 2011
  3. A win can help Mavs push L.A. fadeaway

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- Rick Carlisle is one of the great downplayers in this league. Take Thursday night after the Dallas Mavericks throttled the New York Knicks and the coach was asked if calling his team "soft" the night before at New Orleans got his troops ...

    Blog | March 11, 2011
  4. How impressive is Kevin Love's streak?

    Jeff Caplan

    Minnesota Timberwolves third-year forward Kevin Love scored 23 points and grabbed 17 rebounds in Monday's loss to the Dallas Mavericks. The double-double, his 51st in a row, tied him for the all-time lead with Moses Malone, who set the mark during th...

    Blog | March 08, 2011
  5. 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
  6. Full effort returns and so does win column

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- Sasha Pavlovic joined the Dallas Mavericks at one of the most awkward points of the Mark Cuban era, with team hit hard by injuries and the mounting losses at a level not seen in a decade. After returning from a miserable four-game losing...

    Blog | January 20, 2011
  7. Tight-lipped over Dirk Nowitzki's status

    Jeff Caplan

    Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle wasn't talking about Dirk Nowitzki and his chances of playing tonight as the Mavs try to snap a two-game skid at the Indiana Pacers. It is expected that Nowitzki will miss his eighth consecutive game tonight si...

    Blog | January 12, 2011
  8. Positivity, effort key with or without Dirk

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- After playing seven games in 12 days since Dirk Nowitzki sprained his right knee -- and then Caron Butler was lost for the season -- a three-day break comes at the right time for the Dallas Mavericks to assess where they are, and even who t...

    Blog | January 09, 2011