It has been a rough year health-wise for Dallas Mavericks superstar Dirk Nowitzki. The 2011 Finals MVP has played in just five games all year due to a strained right Achilles. The team has reflected his struggles, being tied with the Philadelphia 76ers at 6-19 for the worst record in the league. And recently, the 38-year-old hinted that he could very well be on the verge of retirement.
by Timothy Jay Ibay
Wesley Matthews recorded 26 points on 8-for-11 shooting while Harrison Barnes added 25 points to lead the Dallas Mavericks to a 111-103 win over the Indiana Pacers at American Airlines Arena in Dallas, Texas.
by Noboru Wataya
NBA Rumors: DeMarcus Cousins to the Mavericks? 'Boogie' calls Dallas one of the best franchises in the NBA
The Dallas Mavericks are one of the teams reportedly interested in trading for DeMarcus Cousins before the trade deadline. In a recent interview, Cousins praised the Mavericks organization which could be key for Dallas if they try to acquire him from the Sacramento Kings.
by Paul E. Davidson
That's why the Boston Celtics are looking to add a defensive-minded, rebounding big man. One possible target the Boston Celtics are looking into according to the latest rumor is the Dallas Maverick center Andrew Bogut.
"The world says we traded our defense away when we got KD," Draymond Green said. "I disagree. So, I think our defense actually has the upside to be better with the length and everything that we have, the speed, the athleticism. That pissed me off more than anything, that it's kind of like, 'Yeah, their defense is going to suck now.' I take that personally. So that pushes me more than anything else."
According to sources, Deron Williams is headed out of the Dallas Mavericks and is going to the defending NBA champions Cleveland Cavaliers. The rumored deal involves three players from the Cleveland Cavaliers. The three players are shooting guard/small forward Mike Dunleavy, shooting guard Jordan McRae and Mo Williams' expiring contract.
But Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban doesn't like the idea. Unless until game number 75 or number 70 comes along. The Dallas Mavericks are having a rough start in in their season. Rough is an understatement for this Dallas Mavericks team. It's more like a terrible and horrible start for the season.
Eastern Conference leaders Cleveland Cavaliers have been on the lookout for a backup point guard following Matthew Dellavedova’s departure. They began the season with hopes that Kay Felder will reliable backup, but through 12 games so far, that hasn’t quite panned out. And now, the team is rumored to be looking at Deron Williams and D.J. Augustin as potential targets.
by Timothy Jay Ibay
Carmelo Anthony is already a superstar in his own right. Yet he's still in awe of New York Knicks teammate Kristaps Porzingis and the things he does on the court. New York Knicks sophomore forward Kristaps Porzingis continues to impress a lot of people. Dirk Nowitzki is one of them. Add New York Knicks All Star forward Carmelo Anthony to that list.
The Memphis Grizzlies announced on Sunday that forward Chandler Parsons has a left knee bone bruise. Chandler Parsons will be re-evaluated and could miss up to 2 weeks because of the knee injury.
Memphis Grizzlies' new boy Chandler Parsons said that he expects to be booed on Friday when the Memphis Grizzlies visit the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center. It's the first time Chandler Parsons will be back in Dallas since he opted out of his contract and signing a four year max contract with the Memphis Grizzlies this offseason.
New York Knicks News And Update: Kristaps Porzingis Is Going To Be A Great Player According To Dirk Nowotzki
It takes one great player to see that another one is coming. Sooner than everyone anticipated or even predicted. When the Dallas Mavericks visited the New York Knicks on Monday night, Dirk Nowitzki was on the bench, in street clothes, nursing an Achilles injury. It's the 4th straight game that the German All-Star's watching from the sidelines. It may seem like he's staring at a mirror. Watching himself play. A younger version of himself in the name of Kristaps Porzingis.
NBA News And Updates : Dallas Mavericks, Milwaukee Bucks, Memphis Grizzlies tTo Boycott Donald Trump Hotels
In recent years, North American athletes have increasingly voiced their beliefs and principles with regard to politics and social causes. LeBron James, in the 11th hour, called for people to vote for Hillary Clinton, while head coaches Gregg Popovich and Stan Van Gundy gave strongly worded opinions on Donald Trump winning the elections. And now, it seems that NBA teams are also making a stand, albeit a less vocal one.
by Timothy Jay Ibay
2K Sports has added Steve Nash on the roster of players for "NBA 2K17."
by Nens Mitchell
2016-17 NBA Latest News & Updates: More Bad News for Mavs: Nowitzki to Miss More Time with Sore Achilles
Dirk Nowitzki to miss more time with soreness in his Achilles.
by Aran Jamaca