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  1. 'Tough season': Stakes high for Mavs, Lakers

    Tim MacMahon

    A preseason guarantee that the Dallas Mavericks would be only a game and a half behind the Los Angeles Lakers when they left for this late-season trip to L.A. would have certainly pleased Dirk Nowitzki. The Mavs' superstar just didn't imagine that...

    Blog | April 02, 2013
  2. 3-pointer: Dallas D hits rock bottom in Rockets' rout

    Tim MacMahon

    HOUSTON - How did things go so humiliatingly haywire for the Mavericks in the third quarter of what could be considered a high-stakes game? "I don't have an explanation for it," coach Rick Carlisle said after the Mavs' 136-103 loss Sunday to the R...

    Blog | March 04, 2013
  3. 2012 NBA playoffs - Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant closes o...

    Tim MacMahon

    Kevin Durant's quest for title may not take long if he can be consistent closer.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2012
  4. Deja vu: Dirk Nowitzki dominates down the stretch

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- It almost felt like a playoff game in the fourth quarter Wednesday night at the American Airlines Center. The building was buzzing. The stakes were high. And Dirk Nowitzki was dominating. That was all she wrote for the Rockets, whose ...

    Blog | April 18, 2012
  5. Mavs are NBA's toughest road warriors

    Tim MacMahon

    Pole position in the race for the West's top seed might be at stake when the Spurs and Mavs meet Thursday night. As exciting as that is, one has to wonder whether homecourt advantage even matters to the Mavs. The Mavs aren't just the best road ...

    Blog | December 28, 2010
  6. 2010 NBA playoffs: Composure, season once more at stake for Dalla...

    Tim MacMahon

    Composure, season once more at stake for Mavs in Game 6 in San Antonio.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2010
  7. Will win serve as Mavs' springboard?

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- Teams with championship aspirations don't celebrate claiming pole position in the race for second place. That's especially true in "this crazy West," as Dirk Nowitzki calls it. The Mavs were proud to perform so well in a high-stakes g...

    Blog | March 30, 2010