Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki, right, says down the stretch the Mavericks have to “play as hard as you can, minute to minute, possession to possession” if they are going to make the playoffs.
Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki, right, says down the stretch the Mavericks have to “play as hard as you can, minute to minute, possession to possession” if they are going to make the playoffs. Brandon Wade AP
Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki, right, says down the stretch the Mavericks have to “play as hard as you can, minute to minute, possession to possession” if they are going to make the playoffs. Brandon Wade AP

Mavericks’ playoff chances are hanging in the balance

April 05, 2016 07:40 PM