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  1. Defense, rebounding problematic for Mavs

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- There was a lot of talk about trying to stay optimistic and keeping a positive vibe in the Dallas Mavericks locker room after yet another double-digit loss as 2012 comes to a close. The Mavericks have dropped eight of nine games, includi...

    Blog | December 28, 2012
  2. Buzz: Dirk Nowitzki makes home debut

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- When Dirk Nowitzki makes his home debut tonight, it will be off the bench. Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle said Nowitzki won't start, but that he'll try to continue to ramp up his minutes. Nowitzki returned to the lineup followin...

    Blog | December 28, 2012
  3. Derek Fisher injury means guard by committee

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- Derek Fisher's strained right patellar tendon means other guards must step up in his place. Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle talked about the opportunity that could provide players like Darren Collison, who will likely start, Dominique Jon...

    Blog | December 20, 2012
  4. Elton Brand, Brandan Wright game-time decisions

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle said Elton Brand (groin) and Brandan Wright (sprained right ankle) would be game-time decisions when the Mavs host the Miami Heat tonight. Brand has been bothered by the groin recently and did not pla...

    Blog | December 20, 2012
  5. Shootaround stuff: Elton Brand faces old team

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- For the second time this season, Dallas Mavericks forward Elton Brand gets the opportunity to play against the Philadelphia 76ers, where he spent the previous four seasons. When the Mavericks faced the 76ers on Nov. 27 in Philadelphia, B...

    Blog | December 18, 2012
  6. Darren Collison, Mavs working on defense

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle was asked what he felt he learned about his team late in Wednesday's game, when they let a 12-point lead get down to one before hanging on for a 114-111 win over the New York Knicks. "That our pick-an...

    Blog | November 23, 2012
  7. Troy Murphy misses practice

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- Dallas Mavericks forward Troy Murphy missed Friday's practice with an upper respiratory illness that kept him out of most of Wednesday's win over the New York Knicks. Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle said the club will see how Murphy feels Sat...

    Blog | November 23, 2012
  8. Shawn Marion still out with MCL sprain

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- Dallas Mavericks forward Shawn Marion did not participate in shootaround and is out of Monday night's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves. It will be the fourth consecutive game that Marion has missed since suffering a sprained left MCL...

    Blog | November 12, 2012
  9. Mavs' starting guards already have nice chemistry

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- O.J. Mayo spent part of his 25th birthday Monday competing with Darren Collison and assistant coach Darrell Armstrong in a 3-point shooting contest. As you can imagine, there was plenty of good-natured ribbing, not to mention some made ...

    Blog | November 05, 2012
  10. UPDATE: Roddy Beaubois (ankle) out vs. Trail Blazers

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- Dallas Mavericks guard Rodrigue Beaubois' status for tonight's game against the Portland Trail Blazers won't be determined until right before the game, according to coach Rick Carlisle. (UPDATE: Beaubois said about an hour before tipoff ...

    Blog | November 05, 2012
  11. 3-pointer: Vince Carter does it on both ends

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- Vince Carter's presence was felt all over the court Saturday night, coming off the bench to spark the team defensively and offensively. He scored 18 points, including 4-for-8 from the 3-point line. He had a big block, swatting away a sho...

    Blog | November 04, 2012
  12. Chris Kaman pleased with first game action

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- It didn't take long for Chris Kaman to get a chance to test his right calf Saturday night. Kaman, who missed the final four preseason games and the first two regular-season contests with a calf strain, was sent into the game after just a...

    Blog | November 03, 2012
  13. Rapid Reaction: Mavericks 126, Bobcats 99

    Richard Durrett

    How it happened: O.J. Mayo put the Mavericks in front late in the first half and made sure they stayed there in the second half, scoring a game-high 30 points -- 21 on 3-pointers -- in a 126-99 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats. The Mavericks' highe...

    Blog | November 03, 2012
  14. Mavs' focus: Rebounding, fewer turnovers

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- Just because the Dallas Mavericks are without 7-footers Dirk Nowitzki and Chris Kaman right now doesn't mean they can't rebound the ball or play physical when needed. "We have to bring our own brand of physicality to the game," Mavs coac...

    Blog | October 22, 2012
  15. Chris Kaman (strained calf) to miss game

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- Dallas Mavericks center Chris Kaman will not play in Monday's game against the New Orleans Hornets because of a strained calf, Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle announced Monday morning. Kaman also missed Saturday's preseason game in Atlanta...

    Blog | October 22, 2012
  16. Rick Carlisle has experience with turnover

    Richard Durrett

    Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle knows something about dealing with a roster full of different players. The five new free agents -- Elton Brand, Chris Kaman, O.J. Mayo, Darren Collison and Dahntay Jones -- were introduced Monday at American Airli...

    Blog | September 12, 2012