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  1. Mark Cuban of Dallas Mavericks applauds NBA's better transparancy...

    Tim MacMahon

    he NBA office has started providing teams detailed analysis of officiating after every game, according to Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, who has long lobbied for more transparency regarding referees.

    Story | Conversation | April 24, 2014
  2. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban -- PA announcer Sean Heath's jo...

    Tim MacMahon

    Public-address announcer Sean Heath's brush with the NBA office won't affect his future with the Dallas Mavericks, with owner Mark Cuban saying he had no problem paying the $25,000 fine the league assessed the team.

    Story | Conversation | April 12, 2014
  3. Dallas Mavericks PA announcer Sean Heath suspended for tweets

    Tim MacMahon

    The NBA issued a two-game suspension to Dallas Mavericks public address announcer Sean Heath due to tweets criticizing officiating, multiple sources briefed on the situation told

    Story | Conversation | April 10, 2014
  4. NBA acknowledges refs blew critical call in Dallas Mavericks-Gold...

    Tim MacMahon

    The NBA acknowledged referees erred in failing to call Jermaine O'Neal for goaltending on a critical block of Mavericks guard Monta Ellis' potential go-ahead shot late in the Warriors' overtime win Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | April 02, 2014
  5. Dirk not content with explanation of no-call

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - The referees' explanation didn't make any sense to Dirk Nowitzki. Before walking off the floor after the Dallas Mavericks' 122-120 overtime loss Tuesday to the Golden State Warriors, Nowitzki asked the officiating crew of Danny Crawford, ...

    Blog | April 01, 2014
  6. Carlisle: Dalembert needs to be more disciplined

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- Coach Rick Carlisle called out center Samuel Dalembert, blaming the big man's early foul trouble on a lack of discipline. Dalembert didn't see it that way, blaming the referees for cheap whistles and noting that he finished the game with...

    Blog | January 30, 2014
  7. Mark Cuban of Dallas Mavericks encouraged by NBA reviews of late ...

    Tim MacMahon

    Mavericks owner Mark Cuban considers the NBA office's willingness to acknowledge officiating mistakes that occur late in close games to be an encouraging first step.

    Story | Conversation | January 13, 2014
  8. Rick Carlisle rips O.J. Mayo

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- Rick Carlisle bolted a couple of steps onto the court, right in the path of O.J. Mayo dribbling up the sideline, to frantically call a timeout midway through the fourth quarter. After the referee blew the whistle, Carlisle shot...

    Blog | April 15, 2013
  9. NBA fines Rick Carlisle of Dallas Mavericks for comments on refer...

    Tim MacMahon

    Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle has been fined by the NBA office for his comments criticizing the officiating following Thursday's loss to the Golden State Warriors.

    Story | Conversation | February 02, 2013
  10. Coach Rick Carlisle, owner Mark Cuban of Dallas Mavericks critici...

    Tim MacMahon

    Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban fired a quick jab at the refs Thursday night, and coach Rick Carlisle added his own criticism of late-game officiating in the league.

    Story | Conversation | January 31, 2013
  11. NBA publicly ignores Mark Cuban's latest ref criticism

    Tim MacMahon

    UPDATE: The NBA office did fine Mark Cuban $50,000, a league spokesman confirmed Tuesday evening. The NBA did not announce the fine, however. It appears as if Mark Cuban's most recent criticism of NBA referees wasn't strong enough to merit a react...

    Blog | January 08, 2013
  12. Carlisle: Thunder 'grab and hold' Dirk Nowitzki

    Tim MacMahon

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle was talking to a room of reporters, but it felt like he was trying to send a message to the referees who will work the rest of this series. Asked about the defense Oklahoma City's Serge Ibaka and Kend...

    Blog | April 29, 2012
  13. Referee Danny Crawford returns to Dallas

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - Danny Crawford, the referee considered a Dallas Mavericks nemesis before this postseason, will be the lead official for Sunday night's NBA Finals Game 2 against the Miami Heat. The Mavericks had a 2-16 record is playoff games officiated b...

    Blog | June 05, 2011
  14. 2011 NBA playoffs: Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban voices displ...

    Tim MacMahon

    Mavericks owner Mark Cuban voices displeasure over Game 2 officiating to referee supervisor.

    Story | Conversation | May 20, 2011
  15. Tyson Chandler regained cool after T

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - There was really only one moment during Game 2 when the Mavericks had a right to be upset with the officiating. And Danny Crawford had nothing to do with it. Referee Ed Malloy swallowed his whistle with a little more than a minute rema...

    Blog | April 20, 2011
  16. NBA VP: No concerns about Crawford

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- The NBA office addressed the Mavericks' miserable record in playoff games officiated by Danny Crawford by downplaying the issue. Senior vice president of referee operations Ron Johnson responded via email through a league spokesman to an...

    Blog | April 19, 2011