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Mavs Get Denver In Playoffs 2nd Round



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    SAN ANTONIO - APRIL 28: Forward Josh Howard #5 and Brandon Bass #32 of the Dallas Mavericks reacts after Jason Kidd hit a three-point shot against the San Antonio Spurs in Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on April 28, 2009 in San Antonio, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

    So Round 2 of the NBA Playoffs will be the Nuggets vs. Mavericks.

    I'll say Mavs in 7 games after blowing it and saying Spurs in six games.

    The Nuggets beat the Mavs 4-0 this year.  Josh Howard missed two of those games and Jason Kidd miss one game.

    Here is the schedule for the series:


    Game 1 - Sun May 3 Dallas at Denver 1:30PM  ABC

    Game 2 - Tue May 5 Dallas at Denver 8:30PM  TNT

    Game 3 - Sat May 9 Denver at Dallas 4:00PM ESPN

    Game 4 - Mon May 11 Denver at Dallas 8:30PM TNT

    Game 5 * Wed May 13 Dallas at Denver TBD  TNT

    Game 6 * Fri May 15 Denver at Dallas TBD ESPN

    Game 7 * Sun May 17 Dallas at Denver TBD