O.J. Mayo dismissed from NBA

Another run-in with drug issues proves very costly for O.J. Mayo.
July 1, 2016

Tuesday Donuts: Hello, Dwight, Goodbye, OJ?

The statistical decline of OJ Mayo as last season wore on is partly about expectations and partly about sacrifice. Now Mayo is in LA and maybe is part of one more Mavs transaction as Cuban's Search Party visits today in SoCal with Dwight. An action-packed Tuesday Morning Mavs Donuts:
July 2, 2013

The Lazarus Mavs Vs. The Lame Lakers

Long-distance psychoanalysis comes with no guarantees. But as the playoff-minded Mavs travel to LA seeking a win that would tie the season series at 2-2, Dallas seems loose enough to be poking at its owner (Dirk jokes that Mark Cuban is a 'moron') while, at least injury-wise, the Lakers seem to be coming apart at the seams.
April 1, 2013

Mavs 100, Bulls 98: Video Inside A Thriller

'It's kind of like the story of our season,' Dirk Nowitzki said of Saturday afternoon's unlikely 100-98 comeback victory over the Bulls at the AAC. 'Every time people write us out and say we're done, for some reason we find a way to hang around. Same happened again.' Here's how it happened, in the Video Visit words of the participants:
March 30, 2013

Pacers 103, Mavs 78: No Close Shave

The scissors were sharp. But the effort was dull, the Mavs on Thursday failing to take advantage of an opportunity to climb to .500 - and to shave those scraggly beards - by losing the Pacers, 103-78. A way to improve on this lackluster performance? 'Show up,' Shawn Marion said simply.
March 28, 2013

Mavs Beards On Faces Vs. Egg On Faces

The Dallas Mavericks hope they are about done with beards on their faces. But at Thursday morning's shootaround, the team -- one game below .500 and therefore one win away from reaching their goal of shaving off their ".500 beards' -- also hopes to avoid having egg on their faces.
March 28, 2013

First Impressions: Mavs 109, Clips 102 In OT

A gutty 109-102 overtime victory over the Clippers late Tuesday night pulls Dallas to within one game of the eighth and final playoff seed in the Western Conference. 'It's a good time to be playing your best basketball of the season,' said Dirk, who scored 33 points to outduel Chris Paul and to help his Mavs do just that.
March 27, 2013

Mavs 'Keep Hope Alive' With Win Over Jazz

'Keep hope alive,' said Mike James, who scored a season-high 19 points in Sunday's 113-108 home win over the Jazz. 'That's our motto. We have a small heartbeat. But we have a heartbeat. Keep hope alive. Dallas had a blow-out alive until game's end, but the win puts the Mavs just two games back of the eighth-place Lakers.
March 24, 2013