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Christmas Comes Early at Readers 2 Leaders

DALLAS – Time and time again, Norma Nelson took stock of the computers and chairs in the Computer Lab at Readers 2 Leaders reading instruction school and knew some changes desperately needed to be made. The computers were outdated,...

That’s What’s Up: Episode 24

That’s What’s Up Subscribe to That’s What’s Up podcast on iTunes and Google Play! iTunes Google Play Don’t know what’s up? NBA champion Shawn Marion’s got you covered. Feast your ears on episode 24 of his new podcast, as “The Matrix” chops it...

Dennis Smith Jr. vs. the rookie point guards: Who will be top of the...

2017 NBA Draft Pick 9 Instant Analysis: Dennis Smith Jr.The Dallas Mavericks select Dennis Smith Jr. with the ninth pick in the 2017 NBA draft and the NBATV crew breaks down his game.

Creating Happy Summer Memories with Seth Curry

DALLAS – When Seth Curry thought about developing a summer basketball camp for kids, he knew he wanted to challenge them to tap into their mental capacity, not just into their athletic abilities. Thus, in order to become one...

Dennis Smith Jr. will play to prove his believers right; not to prove his...

DALLAS — He was with the fifth point guard taken in June’s NBA Draft, watching helplessly as four players at his position went ahead of him. However, despite sliding in the draft and falling to the Dallas Mavericks...

Helping Kids DREAM BIG – Official Website of the Dallas Mavericks

Seth Curry launches the EverFi program at KIPP Middle SchoolCheck out the EverFi program, an effort launched at KIPP Middle School in Dallas in part by the Seth Curry Foundation to promote the entrepreneurial spirit in...

Back-To-School Cool – Official Website of the Dallas Mavericks

DALLAS – As the principal of Dallas Skyline High School, Dr. Janice Lombardi is all about tone-setting for her thousands of students. Especially the tone that’s set on the first day of school. Back to School with the Mavs!View...

Dennis Smith Jr. could open things up for the Mavs’ 3-point shooters

What is the most important position in basketball? Some would say it’s center. If your big man isn’t athletic enough to defend the pick-and-roll or at least score efficiently around the rim, your team might be doomed. Some...

Dirk Nowitzki joins the Ben & Skin Show to talk tennis, his nicknames, and...

Dirk Nowitzki hopped on the Ben & Skin Show on Tuesday on 105.3 the Fan to talk about his summer, his nickname, trash-talking, and this weekend’s Pro Celebrity Tennis Classic. Listen to the full audio below, with some transcribed...

Mavs 5K Brings Out the Best for a Good Cause

DALLAS – Not many runners had a more productive week than Gabriel Zambrano. Earlier this week, the Fort Worth native won both the Rangers Labor Day 5K and the Fort Worth Runners Club 5K. Zambrano capped-off his spectacular week...

The ‘other’ side: Appreciating Wesley Matthews’ defense

Offense sells tickets and gets us to tune in on TV. Offense goes viral on Twitter. Offense is beautiful art. For most of Dirk Nowitzki’s career, the Mavericks have played more aesthetically pleasing basketball on that side of...

Mavs hope Dirk Nowitzki’s health, relentlessness carry team to more wins in ’17-18

DALLAS — He was forced to sit out 25 of the Dallas Mavericks’ first 30 games during the 2016-17 season, battling his way back from a nagging right Achilles strain while his team got off to a sluggish...

Get to know the new, young Mavs

With the Mavs’ signing of Nerlens Noel, the club’s roster now sits at 20 players, the maximum amount the team can bring to training camp. The full roster is below. There are several familiar names on that list —...

MBA Coach Bleeds Mavs Blue

DALLAS – Victor Cathey has been involved with the Dallas Mavericks for so long he might as well become an adopted member of the North Texas organization. Cathey, 37, is one of the Mavs Basketball Academy directors. But his...

Returning Mavs have the ingredients to put together a much-improved offense

With the Mavericks’ re-signing of Nerlens Noel, the club has solidified its core and essentially guaranteed which players from last season’s roster will return for 2017-18. Dallas has experienced less year-to-year continuity than many other teams in the NBA...

Mavs sign center Nerlens Noel

Noel Lines Up Defender For The Kodak MomentNerlens Noel picks up the steal, leads the break and then rises up over the defender for the slam. DALLAS — The Dallas Mavericks announced today...

Devin Harris expects to be multi-positional player in Mavs’ crowded backcourt during ’17-18 season

DALLAS — After seeing time on the court at three different positions for the Dallas Mavericks since returning for a second stint with the franchise prior to the start of the 2013-14 campaign, veteran guard Devin Harris expects...

NBA rookies select Dennis Smith Jr. as their favorite for Rookie of the Year

Dennis Smith Jr. HighlightsCheck out some of All-Summer League First Team Dennis Smith Jr.'s best plays from Las Vegas and NC State! Fans and media have admired Mavs point guard Dennis Smith Jr.’s...

Mavs sign center Jeff Withey

Scout’s Eye: Jeff WitheyCheck out a breakdown the newest Maverick Jeff Withey's game. DALLAS — The Dallas Mavericks announced today that they have signed free agent center Jeff Withey. Per team policy, terms...

Mavs’ Wesley Matthews hopes yoga, offseason conditioning leads to more production in ’17-18

DALLAS — He served as a mentor for the Dallas Mavericks’ young core last season, taking a bevy of the team’s first- and second-year players under his wings while accepting a leadership role in the locker room. However,...

Strength and Comfort in West

WEST, TX – On a brisk August afternoon 20 miles north of Waco, 12-year old Maci Kolar was busy working on her basketball game on a new court furnished by the Mavs Foundation, the private foundation arm of...

Mavs’ Johnathan Motley hopes to earn minutes rookie year as high-energy, backup big man

DALLAS — While he likely won’t assume a major role during his rookie season with the Dallas Mavericks after signing a two-way contract last month, former Baylor standout Johnathan Motley feels he can make an immediate impact by...

Dennis Smith Jr. talks TV, favorite moments, and player comparisons in Twitter Q&A

Mavs rookie Dennis Smith Jr. had some time on his hands earlier today, and he used it to take fan questions on his Twitter account. Here are some of the best interactions. First up comes the question of his...

Mavs’ Dennis Smith Jr. will face gauntlet at point guard to start his rookie...

DALLAS — He’ll likely be handed a heavy offensive responsibility as soon as he steps onto the court to begin his rookie season with the Dallas Mavericks. But while leading the Mavericks’ offensive attack during the 2017-18 season,...

Dallas Mavericks 2017-18 schedule breakdown

Dirk’s 20th seasonCome watch Dirk Nowitzki's historic 20th NBA season with the Mavericks, which kicks off at home Oct. 18! For the first time since the 2013-14 campaign, the Mavericks will begin their...

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