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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. NBA admits to missed call at end of Dallas Mavericks-New Orleans ...

    Tim MacMahon

    For the second time in two weeks, the NBA office released a statement acknowledging that the opponent should have been awarded potentially tying free throws in the final second of a Dallas Mavericks' win.

    Story | Conversation | January 12, 2014
  4. Dirk frustrated refs 'keep missing' fouls

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- Opponents have apparently figured out a way to stop Dirk Nowitzki's unblockable one-legged fadeaway: Hit him on the elbow. That, of course, should be a foul. "I don't know how many times I've got to say it," Nowitzki said after Frid...

    Blog | January 05, 2014
  5. 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
  6. Refs rank well down list of Mavs' problems

    Tim MacMahon

    Yes, the Mavericks got screwed Tuesday night in Portland, to borrow a term from coach Rick Carlisle. The NBA admitted the next day the charge on O.J. Mayo with 1.5 seconds remaining in a tie game was a blown call. That didn't exactly make the Mavs...

    Blog | February 01, 2013
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban complains about officiating aft...

    Tim MacMahon

    With his team eight games under .500 for the first time since his first few months as the Dallas Mavericks' owner, Mark Cuban is firing away at one of his favorite targets: NBA officials.

    Story | Conversation | January 05, 2013
  10. Mavs mad at refs after last two losses to OKC

    Tim MacMahon

    It's playoff time. In the recent past, that's often meant Mavericks fans, including their owner, ranting about refereeing. The Mavericks broke the Curse of Danny Crawford last postseason, winning three of four games officiated by the official man...

    Blog | April 28, 2012
  11. Dallas Mavericks guard Jason Kidd was fined for criticizing refs

    Tim MacMahon

    Dallas Mavericks point guard Jason Kidd has been fined $25,000 for public criticism of officiating, the NBA announced Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | March 07, 2012
  12. Ref/nemesis Danny Crawford in Dallas

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- Six words that should seriously concern Dallas Mavericks fans: Danny Crawford is working Game 2. The Mavs have a 2-16 record in playoff games that Crawford works. That includes a six-game losing streak that began with Game 3 of the 2006 ...

    Blog | April 19, 2011
  13. NBA playoffs 2011: Referee Danny Crawford assigned to Game 2 of D...

    Tim MacMahon

    As far as Dallas conspiracy theories go, referee Danny Crawford working Mavericks playoff games ranks right up there with who shot J.R. Ewing.

    Story | Conversation | April 19, 2011
  14. Dampier fined $35,000 for ripping refs

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- The going rate for griping about officiating these days is 35 grand, so Erick Dampier's fine comes as no surprise. The NBA announced Monday that Dampier had been fined $35,000 for his comments after Game 3, which dropped the Cuban era Ma...

    Blog | April 26, 2010
  15. 2010 NBA playoffs: Dallas Mavericks center Erick Dampier fined $3...

    Tim MacMahon

    Mavericks center Erick Dampier was fined $35,000 by the NBA for criticizing officials.

    Story | Conversation | April 26, 2010
  16. Salvatore, Kennedy on Game 1 crew

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- Bennett Salvatore, who forever cemented his status as a villain in Dallas during Game 5 of the 2006 Finals, will work the Mavs-Spurs opener. And he isn't the only controversial ref on the Game 1 crew, according to the NBA, which releases...

    Blog | April 18, 2010