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  1. Sizing up the competition: L.A. Lakers

    Jeff Caplan

    Last in a series looking at the five teams ahead of the Dallas Mavericks in our early 2012-13 Western Conference rankings and how the revamped Mavs match up. No. 1 Los Angeles Lakers Move along, nothing here to see. Yeah, right. Luxury tax be dam...

    Blog | August 24, 2012
  2. 8-game preseason schedule starts in Berlin

    Jeff Caplan

    The Dallas Mavericks announced Thursday their full 2012-13 preseason schedule, which opens Oct. 6 at Berlin and Oct. 9 at Barcelona.The Mavs open training camp on Sept. 30 and leave for Europe a few days later. The Mavs will play four of their remain...

    Blog | August 16, 2012
  3. Ranking the West: Lakers once again team to beat

    Jeff Caplan

    After what seemed an eternity, the Dwightmare is over. Team USA giddily won gold in London. And the Los Angeles Lakers are again the envy of the NBA. When U.S. star of stars and Lakers icon Kobe Bryant squeezed Spain foe and L.A. teammate Pau Gaso...

    Blog | August 13, 2012
  4. Schedule breakdown: April bounce or bounced?

    Jeff Caplan

    With the NBA's release of the 30 team schedules last Thursday, we'll periodically examine a portion of the Dallas Mavericks' 82 games. Last week we selected five games to circle. If these new mysterious Dallas Mavericks are going to be jockeying ...

    Blog | July 30, 2012
  5. Mavs step down as West's luxury tax kings

    Jeff Caplan

    For the first time in his ownership of the Dallas Mavericks, Mark Cuban will not pay a single penny in luxury tax at the end of the 2012-13 season. Since the luxury tax was first applied in the 2000-01 season, only the New York Knicks have paid mo...

    Blog | July 27, 2012
  6. Mavs 2012-13 schedule: Five games to circle

    Jeff Caplan

    Perhaps not since the 2003-04 season when Mark Cuban brought in Antawn Jamison and Antoine Walker have the Dallas Mavericks been a bigger mystery than they are entering the 2012-13 season. With the roster now appearing to be finalized -- barring a...

    Blog | July 26, 2012
  7. Dallas Mavericks' Donnie Nelson: No regrets about attempt to land...

    Jeff Caplan

    The Mavericks don't regret how they approached the offseason.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2012
  8. Source -- Dallas Mavericks turn attention to point guard Ramon Se...

    Jeff Caplan

    The Dallas Mavericks, in the aftermath of Thursday's stunning departure of point guard Jason Kidd, have reached out for a second time to Ramon Sessions, this time with a starting job to pitch.

    Story | Conversation | July 05, 2012
  9. Jason Kidd jumps ship, joins Knicks

    Jeff Caplan

    Some 17 hours ago, with Steve Nash stunningly on his way to join Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers, Jason Kidd was talking about working out a deal with Mark Cuban to finish his career with the Dallas Mavericks. Suddenly, a horrific Mavs offs...

    Blog | July 05, 2012
  10. Lamar Odom, feeling fresh, believes he's back

    Jeff Caplan

    Oh Lamar, we hardly knew ye, and it is most unfortunate that we will never know the real Lamar Odom the way the Los Angeles Lakers once did and maybe, just maybe, the way the Los Angeles Clippers, your new, old team, will. As you met the L.A. medi...

    Blog | July 03, 2012
  11. Would Thunder run be more impressive than Mavs'?

    Jeff Caplan

    Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle had high praise for the Oklahoma City Thunder after being swept out of the first round, and his opinion was likely only reinforced after OKC's impressive dismantling and elimination of the Los Angeles Lakers in fi...

    Blog | May 22, 2012
  12. Mavs out of luck if Dwight Howard traded soon?

    Jeff Caplan

    If Dwight Howard is dead set on leaving the Magic's small (market) world ASAP, as reports suggest, and Orlando grants his wish, it's hard to find the happily-ever-after ending for the Dallas Mavericks. That's the picture Orlando Sentinel columnist...

    Blog | May 22, 2012
  13. Countdown: No. 11 Brendan Haywood

    Jeff Caplan

    Fifth in a 15-part series ranking the Mavericks' 2011-12 roster in importance of bringing back next season. Every athlete should have it as good as Brendan Haywood. Eleven seasons into a serviceable, yet hardly spectacular career, the 7-footer out...

    Blog | May 18, 2012
  14. Rick Carlisle joins new competition committee

    Jeff Caplan

    Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle is one of three NBA head coaches on the newly restructured competition committee announced by the league Wednesday. Carlisle, the current president of the NBA Coaches Association, joins Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers...

    Blog | May 16, 2012
  15. Should Rick Carlisle earn top dollar?

    Jeff Caplan

    Contract disputes are about money. The person seeking the contract always wants more than the person handing out the contract wants to give. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and coach Rick Carlisle might not yet describe this lingering contract s...

    Blog | May 14, 2012
  16. 2012 NBA playoffs -- Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkin...

    Jeff Caplan

    Oklahoma City Thunder starting center Kendrick Perkins will miss the remainder of Game 4 against the Dallas Mavericks Saturday after leaving in the first quarter with a right hip strain.

    Story | Conversation | May 05, 2012