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Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 10:22 PM CDT

Mavs Take Tempered Expectations into Nowitzki's 20th Season

Mavs Take Tempered Expectations into Nowitzki's 20th Season

Dirk Nowitzki just wants to have fun while joining Kobe Bryant as the only players to spend 20 seasons with a single NBA franchise. For the big German, that means helping the Dallas Mavericks make the playoffs....

Friday, Oct 6, 2017 at 04:20 PM CDT

Dallas Mavs Dancers Host Calendar Release Party

Dallas Mavs Dancers Host Calendar Release Party

The Dallas Mavericks Dancers released their 2017-2018 12-month calendar at a party Thursday evening. The 28-page swimsuit calendar features the newest team. All 18 dancers were on hand to sign autographs and...

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 09:05 PM CDT

Magic Beat the Mavs 112-89 in Preseason Match Up

Magic Beat the Mavs 112-89 in Preseason Match Up

Starters Dirk Nowitzki, Wesley Matthews and Harrison Barnes did not make the trip to Orlando as the Mavs fall to the Magic 112-89 in Thursday night preseason match up.

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 07:39 PM CDT

Dirk Nowitzki Meets 'Swish' the Guide-Dog-in-Training

Dirk Nowitzki Meets 'Swish' the Guide-Dog-in-Training

Mavs star Dirk Nowitzki meets "Swish," a puppy in training to be a guide dog for Guide Dogs For The Blind dog school.

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 07:41 PM CDT

Dirk Celebrates 20th Mavs Season With His Namesake Puppy

Dirk Celebrates 20th Mavs Season With His Namesake Puppy

Mavs star Dirk Nowitzki met his namesake, "Swish," an 8-week-old yellow Labrador Retriever puppy in training to be a guide dog for Guide Dogs For The Blind.

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 05:24 PM CDT

Mavs' Coach Carlisle to Miss Orlando Game Due to Illness

Mavs' Coach Carlisle to Miss Orlando Game Due to Illness

Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle did not make the trip to Orlando for a preseason game Thursday night against the Magic due to illness.

Tuesday, Oct 3, 2017 at 10:40 PM CDT

Mavs Owner Mark Cuban 'Considering' a Bid for President

Mavs Owner Mark Cuban 'Considering' a Bid for President

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says he is considering making a bid for president of the United States.

Friday, Sep 29, 2017 at 08:50 AM CDT

Mavs Plane Sends Relief to Puerto Rico

Mavs Plane Sends Relief to Puerto Rico

The Dallas Mavericks used their team plane to send more relief supplies to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico.

Thursday, Sep 28, 2017 at 05:09 PM CDT

JJ Barea Loads More Supplies For Puerto Rico

JJ Barea Loads More Supplies For Puerto Rico

JJ Barea and other volunteers were on hand loading the Dallas Mavericks team plane with more relief supplies headed back to Puerto Rico. Video shows trucks and trailers full of cases of water being loaded...

Tuesday, Sep 26, 2017 at 10:37 PM CDT

Mark Cuban Donates Mavs Plane to Puerto Rico Relief Effort

Mark Cuban Donates Mavs Plane to Puerto Rico Relief Effort

Dallas Mavericks player JJ Barea used the team plane Tuesday to deliver relief supplies to Puerto Rico thanks to a generous donation by owner Mark Cuban.

2017-18 Schedule

October
Oct. 18 vs. Hornets
Oct. 20 vs. Kings
Oct. 21 at Rockets
Oct. 23 vs. Warriors
Oct. 25 vs. Grizzlies
Oct. 26 at Grizzlies
Oct. 28 vs. 76ers
Oct. 30 at Jazz
Nov. 1 at Clippers

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