Luka Doncic earns high praise from San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich but it’s not enough for the Dallas Mavericks after building a 19-point lead in the first quarter. Doncic nearly had a triple-double.
How much is Dennis Smith Jr.’s absence from the Dallas Mavericks about an illness and how much is it about hurt feelings and negotiating power? Details remaining murky as point guard’s soap opera continues.
Reports say the rise of Luka Doncic mean a trade of PG Dennis Smith Jr will happen. The leading suitors are the Orlando Magic and Phoenix Suns. Could Aaron Gordon, Josh Jackson, or Mo Bamba end up in Dallas?
Dennis Smith Jr. was the Dallas Mavericks’ first-round pick in the 2017 NBA Draft, going ninth overall. But the Mavs reportedly are entertaining trade offers for the second-year guard, who has missed the past three games.
Guard J.J. Barea, the Dallas Mavericks’ best player off the bench, underwent surgery Monday morning to fix a ruptured right Achiles tendon. His void will be filled by a combination of Jalen Brunson and Devin Harris.
Dallas Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic scored 29 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer, in a 119-115 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Doncic nearly recorded a triple-double, finishing with 12 assists and eight rebounds.
A dual between two of the top three picks in the 2018 NBA Draft never materialized Wednesday in the Dallas Mavericks’ win over the Phoenix Suns. Overall, the Mavs’ Luka Doncic has been a better rookie that DeAndre Ayton.
The Dallas Mavericks hit the halfway point of their season Wednesday night, and did so with a not-so-pretty win over the Phoenix Suns. The Mavs have Luka Doncic, though, and that alone makes them better than a year ago.
Dallas Cowboys WR Allen Hurns had surgery to repair the broken fibula. Is his injury the worst in DFW sports history. Does it compare to those of Celtics’ F Gordown Hayward, or Redskins QB Joe Theisman?
The Dallas Mavericks looked to be headed toward an easy victory over the Los Angeles Lakers, who were again without LeBron James, but the Lakers outscored the Mavs by 19 in the third quarter and pulled away to a 107-97 victory.
The Dallas Mavericks fall to 2-16 on the road as they commit 29 turnovers in a 122-102 loss at Oklahoma City, Dec. 31, 2018. OKC earned a split of the back-to-back after the Mavs won in Dallas on Dec. 30.
Luka Doncic nearly recorded his first-career triple-double to lead the Dallas Mavericks to a 122-119 win over the New Orleans Pelicans Wednesday night in Dallas. He had 21 points, 10 assists and nine rebounds.