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  1. Top stats to know: The surging Grizzlies

    Justin Page

    The Memphis Grizzlies will be making their fourth consecutive playoff appearance. Last season, they made it to the Western Conference Finals, their best finish in franchise history. How important is it for the Grizzlies to win tonight against the...

    Blog | April 16, 2014
  2. Mavs' glory days seem so long ago

    Tim MacMahon

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- The 2011 Western Conference finals, when the savvy Dallas Mavericks schooled the young Oklahoma City Thunder in clutch basketball, seem so long ago. Heck, even the 2012 first round, when the Thunder got revenge by sweeping the Mav...

    Blog | February 04, 2013
  3. Rapid Reaction: Clippers 112, Mavericks 90

    Arash Markazi

    LOS ANGELES -- Chris Kaman and Elton Brand remember when the Los Angeles Clippers were the worst team in the NBA. They also remember when they were one win from the Western Conference finals. The former Clippers teammates and current members of th...

    Blog | December 05, 2012
  4. Who are the NBA's top title contenders this season? And who's tra...

    Zach Lowe

    Determining the Association's tiers of success - or lack thereof - after a wild offseason.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2012
  5. 2012 NBA playoffs -- Dallas Mavericks' Rick Carlisle slams Oklaho...

    Tim MacMahon

    Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle profanely accused Thunder center Kendrick Perkins of dirty play after Monday night's heated Game 2 of the Western Conference finals.

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2012
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. Tim MacMahon and Jeff Caplan break down Mavs' first-round matchup...

    Tim MacMahon and Jeff Caplan

    We break down the first-round matchups between the Mavs and Thunder.

    Story | Conversation | April 27, 2012
  9. NBA playoffs -- Western Conference preview

    J.A. Adande

    J.A. Adande breaks down every first-round matchup in the Western Conference.

    Story | Conversation | April 26, 2012
  10. Dirk Nowitzki's shooting struggles deepen

    Tim MacMahon

    DALLAS -- For much of the fourth quarter, this Interstate 35 showdown seemed like a flashback to the last season's Western Conference finals. The young Oklahoma City Thunder let another double-digit lead disintegrate against a renovated version of...

    Blog | February 02, 2012
  11. Roddy Beaubois to take Westbrook challenge

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- Third-year Dallas Mavericks guard Rodrigue Beaubois could only imagine what it must be like to match quickness and hops with Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook in last season's Western Conference Finals. Perhaps the game's most ferocious ...

    Blog | February 01, 2012
  12. Kevin Durant nails 3 at buzzer as Thunder stay perfect

    Kevin Durant scored 30 points and hit a 3-pointer at the final buzzer to lift the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 104-102 victory against the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night in a rematch of last season's Western Conference finals.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | December 29, 2011
  13. Thunder 87, Mavericks 83

    Thunder 87, Mavericks 83

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | December 20, 2011
  14. NBA Finals 2011: Dallas Mavericks stars Dirk Nowitzki, Jason Kidd...

    Jeff Caplan

    Mavs stars Dirk Nowitzki and Jason Kidd lobbied coach Rick Carlisle and owner Mark Cuban late in the season to re-insert DeShawn Stevenson into the starting lineup.

    Story | Conversation | May 31, 2011
  15. 2011 NBA Playoffs: Jason Terry will have Larry O'Brien Tropy tatt...

    Tim MacMahon

    Jason Terry's tattoo of the Larry O'Brien Trophy could be temporary. If his Dallas Mavericks don't beat the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals, Terry said he would have the tattoo removed from the inside of his right biceps.

    Story | Conversation | May 29, 2011
  16. 2011 NBA Playoffs: Caron Butler return unlikely, but not ruled ou...

    Tim MacMahon

    The Dallas Mavericks do not anticipate that Caron Butler will be able to play in the NBA Finals, although that remains a possibility.

    Story | Conversation | May 26, 2011