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  1. Dirk (bruised knee) needs extra day of rest

    Tim MacMahon

    MEMPHIS -- Here's a little positive spin about the Dallas Mavericks' ending up with the eighth seed: It gets them an extra day of rest before the playoffs. Dirk Nowitzki especially needs it. The Mavs' 35-year-old star played a season-high 46 mi...

    Blog | April 17, 2014
  2. Spurs a problem even without Tony Parker

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - The Dallas Mavericks have caught a break, as All-Star point guard Tony Parker is staying in San Antonio to nurse a sprained back (the Mavericks host the Spurs on Thursday night). But that certainly doesn't mean the Mavs can breathe easil...

    Blog | April 10, 2014
  3. Rapid Reaction: Mavs 93, Kings 91

    Tim MacMahon

    SACRAMENTO -- The Sacramento Kings made the Dallas Mavericks sweat again, but the Mavs pulled out a 93-91 win to help boost their playoff hopes. How it happened: The Mavs managed to hold off the Kings despite monster performances by Kings stars De...

    Blog | April 06, 2014
  4. Dirk Nowitzki of Dallas Mavericks supplants Dominique Wilkins as ...

    Tim MacMahon

    Dirk Nowitzki has climbed higher than "The Human Highlight Film." The Dallas Mavericks star passed Dominique Wilkins for 11th place on the all-time scoring list Friday night when Nowitzki on a free throw with 8:47 remaining in the third quarter against th

    Story | Conversation | April 04, 2014
  5. Rested Dirk ready to 'let it all hang out'

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- There aren't many players who appreciate a full day off more than Dirk Nowitzki. After all, there aren't any players his age who have played more minutes this season than the Mavericks' 35-year-old star. So it's safe to assume that N...

    Blog | March 31, 2014
  6. Dirk Nowitzki of Dallas Mavericks can star for 3-4 more years say...

    Tim MacMahon

    Holger Geschwindner, the man who has mentored Dirk Nowitzki since he was a teenager in Wurzburg, Germany, believes the 35-year-old Dallas Mavericks superstar can play at a high level for "three or four more years easily" barring serious injury.

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2014
  7. Dirk ties Havlicek on scoring list

    Tim MacMahon

    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Dirk Nowitzki is one of the top dozen scorers in NBA history. The Dallas Mavericks' star pulled even with Boston Celtics legend John Havlicek for 12th place on the league's all-time scoring list during Tuesday night's loss to th...

    Blog | March 12, 2014
  8. Opening Tip: Can Mavs slow star PGs?

    Tim MacMahon

    DENVER -- San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker's return from his midseason rest came just in time to torment the Dallas Mavericks. Now comes the Denver Nuggets' Ty Lawson, who didn't look real rusty in his first game back after missing a few ...

    Blog | March 05, 2014
  9. Can Carter build Sixth Man of Year case?

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- Want a sleeper candidate for Sixth Man of the Year? Take a look at the Dallas Mavericks' old man. If 37-year-old Vince Carter's February foreshadows the rest of his regular season, the 1998-99 Rookie of the Year and eight-time All-Star s...

    Blog | February 26, 2014
  10. Rapid Reaction: Mavericks 108, Pelicans 89

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- The Mavericks cruised to a 108-89 win over the New Orleans Pelicans Wednesday. How it happened: The Mavs took care of business against a bad team that lost its lone star in the second quarter, when power forward Anthony Davis suffered a ...

    Blog | February 26, 2014
  11. Dirk fighting Father Time in fourth quarters

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - Father Time is an especially tough foe during fourth quarters. Dirk Nowitzki, the 12-time All-Star who has more than held his own with the aging process, knows that as well as anyone. Nowitzki cemented his status as one of the elite NB...

    Blog | February 20, 2014
  12. Kevin Love to Dallas? Laughable

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS - Yes, it's true. The Mavericks would love to trade for Kevin Love. Who wouldn't want a perennial All-Star who is just entering his prime? Just a few problems here. The first is that there is "no way" the Minnesota Timberwolves are deal...

    Blog | February 18, 2014
  13. Dirk on Grantland: How long will he keep going?

    Tim MacMahon

    How many more productive seasons does Dirk Nowitzki have left in him? That was one of the subjects broached during Nowitzki's wide-ranging, sit-down interview with Grantland.com's Bill Simmons over the All-Star Weekend. Simmons suggest Nowitzki, a...

    Blog | February 17, 2014
  14. Dirk goes scoreless in All-Star shootout

    Tim MacMahon

    Dirk Nowitzki kept saying his style wasn't suited for the All-Star Game when he was young, so it certainly isn't at age 35. Just in case there was any doubt, Nowitzki finished the highest-scoring All-Star Game in history as the lone scoreless play...

    Blog | February 16, 2014
  15. Appreciate Dirk as he ages gracefully

    Tim MacMahon

    Don't expect to see much of Dirk Nowitzki during Sunday's All-Star Game. Nowitzki would be fine with just playing a handful of minutes during his 12th All-Star appearance, getting up a few shots and grabbing a seat to watch the high-risers on the ...

    Blog | February 14, 2014
  16. How Mavs match up with potential playoff foes

    Tim MacMahon

    The Mavericks head into the All-Star break as one of the NBA's hottest teams, winning six of their last seven games, a run punctuated by beating the big, bad Indiana Pacers in a brawl. As Dirk Nowitzki heads to New Orleans and his teammates scatte...

    Blog | February 13, 2014