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  1. Week ahead: Injuries, Rodrigue Beaubois and tough tests

    Jeff Caplan

    Of the four teams the Dallas Mavericks face this week, three coming on the road, only the Denver Nuggets can claim to be hotter, as well as more mysterious. More mysterious? The Nuggets, winners of seven of their last 10, did just make the most st...

    Blog | March 19, 2012
  2. Mavs reach No. 1 in key defensive category

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- After the Dallas Mavericks held the league's highest-scoring team to 20 points below its season average and to 35.7 percent shooting, Denver Nuggets coach George Karl couldn't help but state the obvious. "Dallas has turned into an incred...

    Blog | February 16, 2012
  3. After 1: Mavs 27, Nuggets 17

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- So far the Denver Nuggets are missing Nene and Danilo Gallinari far more than the Mavs miss Jason Terry and Rodrigue Beaubois. The Nuggets have no offensive punch whatsoever. They started the quarter 1-of-8 from the floor and ended it 5-...

    Blog | February 15, 2012
  4. W2W4: Nene leads young Nuggets to town

    Jeff Caplan

    The Dallas Mavericks have plenty to improve upon tonight as the Denver Nuggets -- with former Mavs forward Corey Brewer and former Mavs guard that never was Rudy Fernandez -- open their season at American Airlines Center. The good news is the Nugg...

    Blog | December 26, 2011
  5. Week ahead: Nuggets, OKC, Raps and J.J.

    Jeff Caplan

    The 2011-12 season has lifted off and the high-speed ride has only just begun. Following Sunday's Christmas Day opener that included a rousing championship banner-raising ceremony, there is no time to even exhale. About 27 hours after the players ...

    Blog | December 26, 2011
  6. Tyson Chandler trade and Dwight Howard

    Jeff Caplan

    It appears the Dallas Mavericks will be able to salvage a potentially valuable trade exception from Tyson Chandler's free-agent defection to the New York Knicks.'s Marc Stein is reporting that the Mavs and Knicks do appear to have worked out...

    Blog | December 10, 2011
  7. Lockout levity: Those crazy Nuggets

    Jeff Caplan

    Well, well, well, the owners and the players are have resumed negotiations and today looms as a critical period if the league is sincere about getting things up and running for a Christmas start. We've heard the two sides have been close before an...

    Blog | November 25, 2011
  8. Tyson Chandler unsure he can play tonight

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- An anticipated center matchup between the Denver Nuggets' Nene and Tyson Chandler of the Dallas Mavericks might not pan out tonight. Chandler is not sure if he'll play because his bruised tailbone remains sore, but he said it's the asso...

    Blog | April 06, 2011
  9. New center tandem is low on points

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS --Five games in and it's difficult to tell if the Dallas Mavericks' newest center tandem can be any more offensively potent than the old one. It sure didn't seem that way Saturday night. The Denver Nuggets took it to the Mavs despite playin...

    Blog | November 07, 2010
  10. With no Nene, Nuggets will roll small

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks got a taste of small ball from the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday and they're bound to see it again tonight. Nene will miss his third consecutive game with a groin injury. He was a game--time decision and was initially...

    Blog | November 06, 2010
  11. Downsized Nuggets present Mavs issues

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- Nene, the Denver Nuggets post player who seems to like to play against the Dallas Mavericks, did not play Friday night against the Los Angeles Clippers, so the Nuggets could again be missing three valuable front-court pieces when they visit...

    Blog | November 06, 2010