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Mavs partner with Dallas PD to impact area youth through the game of basketball

DALLAS – We are building bridges through basketball. The Dallas Mavericks are proud supporters of the NBA Voices initiative, that aims to use the power of basketball to break down barriers, bring people together and develop important bonds...

Cynt Marshall joins the “Dusty Attics” radio show to talk Mavs, music and more

DALLAS – Longtime Dallas radio icon Jody Dean recently welcomed Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynt Marshall into the studio for his “Dusty Attics” radio show. “Dusty Attics” airs from 11 p.m. to midnight Saturday nights on KLUV/98.7 FM and Dean...

Sizing up the competition: Northwest Division

A July of massive player movement has changed the complexion of the NBA, especially in the Western Conference where the Mavericks hope to find a way to jump several teams and start a new era of playoff success. Based...

The “why” factor for Dallas Mavericks guard Daryl Macon

DALLAS– It’s always easy to perceive a professional athlete by their style of play. But what non-athletes or fans don’t know is there’s a story behind their love for the game of basketball. There’s a backstory and “why” factor...

Halleluka: Florida couple ties the knot in Mavs-inspired wedding

A Florida groom said he’s officially “Mavsried” after tying the knot with his beautiful bride this past weekend in a celebration at West Palm Beach, inspired by the couple’s love for the Dallas Mavericks. It’s a match made in...

Now that he’s in NBA summer league training camp, Finn Delany is on top...

As he laid his head on his pillow night after night when he was a kid, Finn Delany often tossed and turned with thoughts dancing in his head of one day being an NBA player. It didn’t matter that...

Q&A: Meet Finn Delany, Dallas Mavericks summer league rookie

Dallas Mavericks rookie Finn Delany (6-7, 225) is currently in the midst of his first NBA Summer League training camp, and Wednesday, Mavs.com caught up with the New Zealand native to talk about his off-court passions and hobbies. Delany,...

Beaming with international pride, Kostas Antetokounmpo looking for more this summer

Having come up as a product of NBA-sponsored youth camps in Europe and other parts of the world, Mavericks’ second-year big man Kostas Antetokounmpo took extreme pride in what happened with the league’s annual awards. It wasn’t just his...

Mavericks announce roster and schedule for MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2019

DALLAS – The Dallas Mavericks announced their roster and schedule for MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2019 today, which will tip-off on Friday, July 5 in Las Vegas. The 11-day, 83-game event will feature all 30 NBA teams, along...

My Take: Jalen Brunson inspires youth, reignites my love for the game at recent...

The chorus of tiny voices chanting in unison caught my attention. “Jalen! Jalen!” they shouted. A few weeks ago, I showed up to Mavs Hoop Camp for one of my first assignments as a Dallas Mavericks intern. Mavs rookie Jalen...

Young Dirk was the first unicorn

Fresh off setting the record for longevity with one team, and bidding farewell to basketball, Dirk Nowitzki turns 41 years old today. He amassed 31,560 points in his incredible career, the sixth-most ever, and he retires ninth in made...

Rick Carlisle, joining Kristaps Porzingis at NBA event in Latvia, can’t wait to get...

The summer months are hardly the “offseason” for coach Rick Carlisle and his staff. For proof, look no further than the NBA’s latest Basketball Without Borders event that is taking place in Riga, Latvia, which just happens to be...

The Top 10 moments from Dirk Nowitzki’s 2019 Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game

FRISCO – Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott was named the Most Valuable Player as the Blue Sox defeated the White Sox, 17-10, on Friday night at Dirk Nowitzki’s 2019 Celebrity Baseball Game. It was the eighth straight year...

For Nowitzki, celebrity baseball game and other charity endeavors are mostly about disadvantaged kids

FRISCO – Before Dirk Nowitzki met the media Thursday morning to promote his annual celebrity baseball game, he first stopped by Dr Pepper Ballpark to have a meet-and-greet and photo opportunity session with several kids with special needs. That...

Nowitzki, who threw out the first pitch at the Rangers’ game, is enjoying pizza...

ARLINGTON – It’s very, very safe to assume that retirement really agrees with Dirk Nowitzki. “It’s been a blast,” the former Dallas Mavericks’ superstar said Wednesday night. “It’s been everything I’ve dreamed of – drinking everything and eating everything...

Mavericks newest tech center opens, complete with a spirited card game

DALLAS – Dozens of new techno-gadgets stood ready to connect a roomful of teenagers to hopes and dreams on the world wide web. And yet, sometimes a spirited game of Uno with a Dallas Mavericks player can override even...

Dwight Powell can put a new coat of paint on walls — and his...

DALLAS – Dwight Powell grabbed a roller and started putting new paint on the walls of the basketball gym at Voice of Hope Ministries on Dallas’ west side, then explained that he’s also hoping for a fresh coat...

Mavericks become first NBA team to host pro-style combine for elite teens

.video-shortcode-info { background-color: transparent; display: none; padding: 10px; } Mavs CombineMavericks become first NBA team to host pro-style combine for elite teens Mavs CombineView GalleryView More GalleriesDALLAS – A new era for youth basketball across the Metroplex is...

Everything you (maybe) didn’t know about Luka Doncic’s historic rookie season

We have written a lot about Luka Doncic. Not just “we” as in Mavs.com. No, if you’ve been online at any point in the last 12 months or so, you’ve found no shortage of Luka content. And rightfully...

How good was Kristaps Porzingis the last time he took the court? Good. Very...

It was Feb. 6, 2018, and the New York Knicks were hosting the Milwaukee Bucks in Madison Square Garden. It was the second quarter with just under nine minutes to go when the Knicks drew up a play...

Fort Worth graduates learn what Cynt Marshall already knew: it takes a village

FORT WORTH – The challenge of empowering the leaders of tomorrow got a big assist from the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday when the organization donated laptop computers and many other essentials to 31 college-bound graduates of the Young...

He might not win an award for it, but Jalen Brunson was still an...

If Jalen Brunson proved anything in his first season, it’s that he can fill in wherever you need him. This past Mavericks season was segmented, to put it lightly. There was the opening four-game stretch without Harrison Barnes, and...

Dirk Nowitzki recognized by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and other state lawmakers at Texas...

Dirk Nowitzki State Capitol VisitView GalleryView More Galleries Photos: Monica Borja, Dallas Mavericks  AUSTIN – Texas lawmakers honored former Dallas Mavericks icon Dirk Nowitzki at the state capitol on Tuesday for his impact on the sport of basketball and...

Nowitzki takes part in FC Dallas’ “scarfing” tradition, then successfully makes a penalty kick

FRISCO – Dirk Nowitzki strategically lined up his penalty kick, stared down the one person between him and the goal – FC Dallas mascot Tex Hooper – and then proceeded to successfully kick the ball to its intended...

Dallas Mavs CEO Cynt Marshall receives the 2019 Jane Doe Award

Dallas – Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynt Marshall was honored Friday afternoon by the Genesis Women’s Shelter with the 2019 Jane Doe Award, which recognizes her “extraordinary commitment to standing alongside women and their children throughout their journey to...

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