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  1. History not on Mavs' side after Game 1 loss

    Calvin Watkins

    MIAMI -- When the current NBA playoff format was established in 1984, the Game 1 winner has gone on to claim the championship in 20 of the 27 series. The last team to lose in the Finals after winning Game 1 -- the 2006 Mavericks, which beat the Miami...

    Blog | June 01, 2011
  2. Mavs know how to close out games

    Calvin Watkins

    If there's one thing these NBA playoffs have taught us, the Mavericks know how to close out games. In the first round series vs. Portland, the Mavs went up 3-2 and closed things out on the road in Game 6, winning, 103-96. The defeat forced Portlan...

    Blog | May 24, 2011
  3. J.J. Barea reacts to getting knocked down

    Calvin Watkins

    DALLAS -- At the top of his stall inside the Mavericks locker room, J.J. Barea has a small red fire truck. It's almost as if Barea is the little engine that could. Well, the Los Angeles Lakers tried to stop Barea, that little engine, and couldn...

    Blog | May 08, 2011