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  1. Trend could hinder Terry Stotts' candidacy

    Jeff Caplan

    If Dallas Mavericks assistant coach Terry Stotts -- who has 17 years NBA coaching experience that includes four as a head coach -- doesn't land the Portland Trail Blazers job, he can point the finger at Erik Spoelstra. Spoelstra? The champion M...

    Blog | August 02, 2012
  2. Should focus shift off Delonte West to a rebounder?

    Jeff Caplan

    Delonte West's unique personality, his, ahem, avant-garde appearance and on-court toughness quickly endeared him to Dallas Mavericks fans as much as to Dirk Nowitzki and fellow Boston Celtics draft pick coach Rick Carlisle. Mavs president of baske...

    Blog | July 18, 2012
  3. Jason Terry surprised Dallas Mavericks didn't match Boston Celtic...

    Jeff Caplan

    When the Celtics made a three-year, $15 million offer and the Dallas Mavericks didn't match, Jason Terry said he was ready to take off for Boston.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2012
  4. Long build to title, swift fall from grace

    Jeff Caplan

    It took Mark Cuban and Dirk Nowitzki nearly a dozen years to raise the Dallas Mavericks from the ashes of the 1990s to the pinnacle of the NBA as champions. Just 13 months later, a nearly complete dismantling of the title team has created one of t...

    Blog | July 07, 2012
  5. Jason Terry's on the runway as an era ends

    Jeff Caplan

    Eight eventful seasons, two NBA Finals appearances and one bold championship run that culminated with an in-your-face barrage against LeBron James will forever solidify Jason Terry as a Dallas Mavericks legend. And if he's to win a second title, T...

    Blog | July 03, 2012
  6. Mavs shed Lamar Odom best they can

    Jeff Caplan

    Lamar Odom's time with the Dallas Mavericks was a malodorous misadventure. His departure, it turns out, has come up roses -- or at least smelling better. Thanks to the Los Angeles Clippers hailing from Odom's beloved L.A., and needing a frontline ...

    Blog | June 29, 2012
  7. NBA free-agent-to-be, DFW native Deron Williams weighs comforts, ...

    Jeff Caplan

    Free agent Deron ponders destination, but hometown's burdens rival comforts.

    Story | Conversation | June 21, 2012
  8. Countdown: No. 5 Jason Terry

    Jeff Caplan

    Eleventh in a 15-part series ranking the Mavericks' 2011-12 roster in importance of bringing back next season. What an eight-year ride it's been for Jason Eugene Terry with the Dallas Mavericks. And, dare we say, it's now coming to an end? H...

    Blog | May 28, 2012
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. Rick Carlisle signs new deal to coach Dallas Mavericks

    Jeff Caplan

    Rick Carlisle has signed a new contract with the Mavericks that will keep him in charge for a fifth season and beyond.

    Story | Conversation | May 15, 2012
  12. 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
  13. Pregame buzz: Rick Carlisle to free agency?

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- With the prospect of the Mavericks playing their final game of the 2011-12 season, coach Rick Carlisle is coming to the end of his four-year contract. It figured to be a slam dunk that Carlisle would sign an extension after last season's...

    Blog | May 05, 2012
  14. Rapid Reaction: Thunder 95, Mavs 79

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- How it happened: Oklahoma City built a 15-point lead in the first and second quarters, and the Mavericks could never keep a run going long enough to make it a game. The defending champions are truly up against it, down 3-0. To avoid a hu...

    Blog | May 03, 2012
  15. 2012 NBA playoffs -- Dallas Mavericks have taken a step back this...

    Jeff Caplan

    The Mavericks have taken a step back toward an uncertain future.

    Story | Conversation | May 03, 2012
  16. Title cranks up heat on Dirk Nowitzki, Mavs sales

    Jeff Caplan

    Seen more people donning Dirk Nowitzki jerseys these days? Sure you have. For the first time since 2008, Nowitzki's jersey is among the NBA's top 10 selling jerseys and the Dallas Mavericks are among the top 10 teams in merchandise sales. That's w...

    Blog | April 26, 2012