Mavericks Rumors & News

  • Atlanta Hawks run away and hide in 104-87 win over Dallas Mavericks

    Peachtree Hoops "The weather was troublesome outside of the friendly confines of Philips Arena, but the Atlanta Hawks had no trouble putting away the Dallas Mavericks in a 104-87 victory. For a portion of the day, it looked as if the Atlanta Hawks would not take the floor at Philips Arena on Wednesday evening...." February 26

  • Report: Rajon Rondo 'extremely unlikely' to stay in Dallas

    CBSSports.com "Dallas Mavericks point guard Rajon Rondo had a bit of a blow-up with head coach Rick Carlisle and was suspended for Wednesday's game after another argument in the locker room. While Dirk Nowitzki and Tyson Chandler both have suggested that this could bring the group closer together, ESPN's Tim..." February 26

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    Mark Followill @MFollowill

    No Tyson tonight, hip contusion

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    Chris Vivlamore @CVivlamoreAJC

    Mavs will also be without Amare Stoudemire (rest). #ATLHawks

  • Rajon Rondo watches from bench as Mavericks fight back to down Raptors

    Dallas Morning News "Granted, this was an emotional Tuesday night of physical, playoff-style basketball. But while the Mavericks staged a second-half rally to beat Toronto at American Airlines Center, emotion of a potentially negative kind got the most attention. Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle and point guard Rajon..." February 25

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    Tim MacMahon @espn_macmahon

    Per sources, Rajon Rondo and Rick Carlisle had another heated exchange in the Mavs' locker room after last night's win.

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Mavericks announce they've suspended guard Rajon Rondo one game for conduct detrimental to the team

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    Chuck Cooperstein @coopmavs

    Chance that Mavs-ATL will be postponed tonight because of impending weather in ATL. Last time they had snow around here was disastrous

  • Rajon Rondo benched after verbal exchange with coach Rick Carlisle

    SI.com "Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle and point guard Rajon Rondo got into a verbal exchange during Dallas' 99-92 home victory over Toronto on Tuesday. Rondo did not reenter the game following the exchange, which took place early in the third quarter. This was a pretty heated scene. With a little more..." February 25

  • Stoudemire the weapon the Mavs need to make title run

    Fox Sports Southwest "Thanks to the benevolence of the hapless New York Knicks, the Dallas Mavericks have added an explosive player off the bench in veteran big man Amar'e Stoudemire. The Knicks bought out his $23 million contract, making him available to join the Mavs. Stoudemire didn't seem to consider playing..." February 24

  • Mavericks' Rondo working with Dirk's shot doctor

    The Score "They say you can't teach an old dog new tricks, but a chance suggestion by Dirk Nowitzki may prove that wrong. Dallas Mavericks point guard Rajon Rondo, whose shooting has always been the weak link in his game, worked out with Nowitzki's hoops mentor, Holger Geschwindner, for the better part of..." February 23

  • Ellis the star, Amar’e supports as Mavericks stifle Hornets

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "If these were the Academy Awards, Monta Ellis would have taken home the Oscar for the Best Actor in a leading role Sunday night. And the Best Supporting Actor would have easily gone to Amar’e Stoudemire. Ellis scored 15 of his team-high 23 points in the fourth quarter, and Stoudemire..." February 23

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    Earl K. Sneed @EarlKSneed

    Rick Carlisle says he doesn't have a minutes restriction for Amar'e Stoudemire tonight. #DALvsCHA

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Mavs coach Rick Carlisle tells me Chandler Parsons (ankle) will miss next three games. Full interview on NBA Insiders on @espnradio (6-8 PM)

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    Tim MacMahon @espn_macmahon

    MRI shows Chandler Parsons has sprain and bone bruise on left ankle. Not expected to play tomorrow.

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    Dwain Price @DwainPrice

    When Bernard James' 2nd 10-day contract expires, #Mavs owner Mark Cuban has already said they will sign him for the remainder of the season.

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  • Stoudemire works out with Mavericks in Oklahoma City but won’t play tonight

    Dallas Morning News "Newly acquired forward Amar’e Stoudemire worked out with the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday morning before his new teammates face the Oklahoma City Thunder on the road later this evening. He is not expected to play. A target date for his debut is Sunday. Stoudemire signed with Dallas on Wednesday..." February 19

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    Dwain Price @DwainPrice

    Amar'e Stoudemire has officially signed his contract with the #Mavs.

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    Dwain Price @DwainPrice

    Rondo said he targeted Thursday's game against OKC as the one he thought he would return to play in a game.

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    Shams Charania @ShamsCharania

    The Dallas Mavericks have informed guard Ricky Ledo of his release to create space for Amar'e Stoudemire, league source tells RealGM.

  • Cuban: I don't think Rajon Rondo is more 'than a couple of days off'

    Dallas Morning News "Mavericks guard Rajon Rondo has been out of the lineup since Jan. 31, when he suffered head and facial injuries in a collision with Richard Jefferson at Orlando. Mavericks owner Mark Cuban offered encouraging words about his expected return in a talk with The Ben and Skin Show on KRLD-FM 105.3..." February 17

  • Amar'e Stoudemire Commits To Sign With Mavericks

    Real GM Basketball "Amar'e Stoudemire has committed to signing with the Dallas Mavericks, league sources tell RealGM. Stoudemire and the New York Knicks agreed upon a buyout on Sunday. The Los Angeles Clippers, Phoenix Suns and San Antonio Spurs were also interested in Stoudemire." February 17

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    Ian Begley @IanBegley

    Ex-#Knicks forward Amar'e Stoudemire is leaning toward signing with the Dallas Mavericks at this point, per sources.

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    As ESPN reported last week, Mavericks are frontrunners to sign Amar'e Stoudemire once he clears waivers. Clippers and Suns also interested

  • MVP Andrew Wiggins out of this World in Rising Star Challenge

    New York Post "The Rising Stars Challenge may have had a new format this year, but the game didn’t look much different. Led by 22 points, six rebounds and four assists from MVP Andrew Wiggins, Team World wound up pulling out a 121-112 victory over Team USA at Barclays Center Friday night, in the first year..." February 15

  • NBA players reject salary cap smoothing, raising projected 2016 cap to more than $90M

    SB Nation "NBA players have rejected a proposal that would "smooth" the projected windfall from the new television deal that the league signed last October, setting up a substantial increase of the salary cap in 2016, according to reports. Per Tim Bontemps of the New York Post, the salary cap is expected..." February 14

  • Rick Carlisle: Monta Ellis, not Dirk Nowitzki, should be an All-Star

    Pro Basketball Talk "For a while, the Mavericks appeared to have a shot the best team whose players were all shut out of the All-Star game. But the 2012-13 Denver Nuggets, who went 57-25, are safe. Adam Silver selected Dirk Nowitzki as Anthony Davis’ injury replacement, and Dallas is surely happy to get one..." February 14

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    Tom Haberstroh @tomhaberstroh

    YES! cheater... Tyson Chandler has dribbled just 35 times into his 303 FG attempts. Lowest ratio in NBA. RT @darenw: @tomhaberstroh 35 :)

  • Mavs make it uncomfortably close; win 87-82 over Jazz

    Mavs Moneyball "The last game before the All-Star break is like the NBA's version of the last day of school and tonight's game was the perfect example of that. A drowsy Mavs team without Tyson Chandler beat out a Jazz team that was already on vacation, winning 87-82 in a game that really shouldn't have been as..." February 12

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    Dwain Price @DwainPrice

    Dirk Nowitzki will replace the injured Anthony Davis on the All-Star team. This will be Dirk's 13th All-Star appearance.

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    Earl K. Sneed @EarlKSneed

    Rajon Rondo did some light shooting after @dallasmavs shootaround. He's still all smiles as he recovers from orbital and nasal fractures.

  • Chandler out vs. Jazz; Mavs wait on Ellis MRI

    ESPN Dallas "The Dallas Mavericks are optimistic that Tyson Chandler's ankle sprain is not serious, although the injury will keep the veteran center out of Wednesday's game against the Utah Jazz. The Mavericks also announced that guard Monta Ellis is doubtful for Wednesday's contest because of a hip injury...." February 10

  • Clippers clobber Mavericks, 115-98

    Clips Nation "The Clippers were able to avoid their first 5-game losing streak in the Chris Paul era as they defeated the Mavericks 115-98. The Clippers' injury bug was clearly contagious, as the Mavericks lost two starters in the opening minutes of the first quarter, and perhaps less importantly, the..." February 10

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    Tim MacMahon @espn_macmahon

    Monta Ellis is undergoing an MRI this morning to determine the severity of his left hip injury, per source.

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Mavericks, I'm told, are signing Bernard James to a 10-day contract as soon as they secure his Letter of Clearance from China

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    Earl K. Sneed @EarlKSneed

    Per @MavsPR, Tyson Chandler is doubtful to return with a left ankle injury. #DALvsLAC

  • Mark Cuban on Kevin Durant’s All-Star challenge: ‘I beat Dirk, I can beat him’

    Pro Basketball Talk "Kevin Durant was considered to be a controversial All-Star choice by some, mainly due to the fact that he’s only appeared in 23 of his team’s 50 games to this point in the season. But there’s no question Durant is high on the list of the game’s individual players, and he referenced that fact..." February 08

  • Mavs keen if Stoudemire available

    ESPN Dallas "The Dallas Mavericks would be considered front-runners to sign Amar'e Stoudemire if the 13-year veteran opts to pursue a contract buyout from the New York Knicks, according to league sources. Stoudemire made it clear in his public comments that he's not yet sure if he wants to seek a buyout..." February 08

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    Earl K. Sneed @EarlKSneed

    Per @MavsPR, Rajon Rondo will miss the next three games.

  • Curry explodes for 51, leads Warriors in comeback over Mavs

    CSN Bay Area "With a national TV audience looking on Wednesday night, Stephen Curry lit up the Dallas Mavericks. Curry scored a season-high 51 points to lift the Warriors to a 128-114 win over the Mavericks before another sellout crowd at Oracle Arena. Curry shot 16-of-26 from the floor, including..." February 05

  • Rajon Rondo to have surgery for facial fractures, out for extended period of time

    Sporting News "Mavericks guard Rajon Rondo will have surgery to repair an orbital fracture in his left eye, according to Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban. News of the surgery comes after Rondo was kneed in the face by teammate Richard Jefferson in a game against the Orlando Magic last Saturday. The..." February 05

  • Dirk (DNP-OLD) will not play vs. Kings

    ESPN.com "Dallas Mavericks power forward Dirk Nowitzki will not play Thursday night against the Sacramento Kings due to precautionary rest, the team announced. The Mavs are finishing a stretch of seven games in six cities over a 10-day span. The 36-year-old Nowitzki has averaged only 13.2 points on 39.4..." February 05

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    Dwain Price @DwainPrice

    With Rondo likely out for an extrended period of time, #Mavs owner Mark Cuban said he's looking to sign a player to a 10-day contract.

  • Adam Silver says he's not pro sports gambling, views himself as 'realist'

    The Score "Given the Tim Donaghy scandal of 2007, it is perhaps surprising that the NBA is the professional sports league at the forefront of the push to legalize sports gambling in the United States. NBA commissioner Adam Silver - thought to be the most influential person in the business of sports - has..." February 04

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    Earl K. Sneed @EarlKSneed

    Rick Carlisle says Devin Harris (left leg) will be questionable Wednesday at Golden State. #DALatGSW

  • Dallas squeaks by Minnesota, 100-94

    Mavs Moneyball "After nearly blowing a 21-point lead, the Mavs secured a win against the scrappy Minnesota Timberwolves. The Mavs spoiled the return of Ricky Rubio with a 100-94 victory over the Timberwolves. Monta Ellis led the way with 23 points with Chandler Parsons chipping in 18 points as well. The Mavs..." February 03

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    Earl K. Sneed @EarlKSneed

    Per @MavsPR (via the game notes), Rajon Rondo is officially out tonight vs. Minnesota. Raymond Felton is penciled in to start. May change.

  • Adam Silver likes idea of increasing size of All-Star rosters

    Yahoo! Sports "Every year, NBA fans and coaches select the players who will represent the Eastern and Western Conferences in the midseason All-Star Game, and every year, some deserving player finds himself on the outside looking in. This time around, after NBA Commissioner Adam Silver chose Sacramento Kings..." February 02

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    Jeff Zillgitt @JeffZillgitt

    Mavs G Rajon Rondo will miss at least the next three games with an orbital fracture to his left eye and a nasal fracture, per team.