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  1. Sizing up the competition: OKC Thunder

    Jeff Caplan

    Fourth in a series looking at the five teams ahead of the Dallas Mavericks in our early 2012-13 Western Conference rankings and how the revamped Mavs match up. No. 2 Oklahoma City Thunder Somehow, some way, the Thunder have to be moved out of the...

    Blog | August 23, 2012
  2. Ranking the West: Lakers once again team to beat

    Jeff Caplan

    After what seemed an eternity, the Dwightmare is over. Team USA giddily won gold in London. And the Los Angeles Lakers are again the envy of the NBA. When U.S. star of stars and Lakers icon Kobe Bryant squeezed Spain foe and L.A. teammate Pau Gaso...

    Blog | August 13, 2012
  3. What's it mean?: High draft picks line roster

    Jeff Caplan

    When Elton Brand sets up shop at his new Dallas Mavericks locker, he and Shawn Marion will certainly reminisce about the 1999 NBA draft, surely the way Dirk Nowitzki and Vince Carter have about the '98 draft. Drafts are always fun to look back on ...

    Blog | July 30, 2012
  4. Did Mavs value cap space more than No. 24?

    Jeff Caplan

    The Dallas Mavericks traded the No. 17 pick in Thursday's draft to slide to No. 24, where they selected Oregon State combo guard Jared Cunningham. But did they really want that pick? There were serious rumblings with the Mavs on the clock that the...

    Blog | June 29, 2012
  5. Dirk Nowitzki picks Spurs, praises Pop

    Jeff Caplan

    If Dirk Nowitzki can't play in it, he's darn sure going to watch the Western Conference finals between the Dallas Mavericks' oldest rival and their newest. The San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder tip off on Sunday night. Who's Dirk got? ...

    Blog | May 22, 2012
  6. 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
  7. Is Jason Terry preparing for farewell?

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- "No question," was Jason Terry's response when asked if he's thinking that tonight's Game 4 could be his last wearing a Dallas Mavericks uniform. "All that's on the line and all those thoughts are there," Terry said. "And that means more...

    Blog | May 05, 2012
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. Shawn Marion's value keeps soaring

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- The Oklahoma City Thunder's ultra-dynamic All-Star duo of Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook raised their shooting percentages this season to career highs. Durant hit for 49.6 percent; Westbrook for 45.7. In seizing a 2-0 first-round ser...

    Blog | May 03, 2012
  11. 2012 NBA playoffs - Dallas Mavericks need Shawn Marion now and in...

    Jeff Caplan

    Shawn Marion is showing against OKC how valuable he is to the Mavericks.

    Story | Conversation | May 02, 2012
  12. Is Marion an option on Russell Westbrook?

    Jeff Caplan

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle has a decision to make as to how to defend Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook, who has averaged 28.5 points on 52.3 percent shooting in the first two games. None of the Mavs' guards, including Delo...

    Blog | May 01, 2012
  13. NBA playoffs -- Russell Westbrook leading the charge

    Jeff Caplan

    Russell Westbrook is growing up before our eyes, and taking the Thunder with him.

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2012
  14. Trying to limit Serge Ibaka's free dunks

    Jeff Caplan

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- Three of Kevin Durant's four assists went to Serge Ibaka for dunks. Russell Westbrook added a dish for an Ibaka dunk, too. Dribble penetrations led to the Mavericks' bigs being forced to help and leaving the 6-foot-10 Ibaka to cat...

    Blog | April 30, 2012
  15. Delonte West eager to play at 100 percent

    Jeff Caplan

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- Delonte West struggled to get through 27 minutes of action in Saturday's Game 1, taking his fair share of lumps trying to guard Russell Westbrook and never really getting involved in the offense. Later that night, he expelled the ...

    Blog | April 30, 2012
  16. 2012 NBA playoffs - Dallas Mavericks' Jason Terry remains confide...

    Jeff Caplan

    Rough finish against Thunder doesn't shake Jason Terry's confidence.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2012