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Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 08:40 PM CDT

Newy's Take: Stop Overreacting to the Mavericks Tanking

Newy's Take: Stop Overreacting to the Mavericks Tanking

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban admitted the Mavericks tanked after being eliminated from playoff contention. NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs tells us why this isn’t a big deal.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 11:08 PM CDT

Mark Cuban Admits to Mavs Tanking Games

Mark Cuban Admits to Mavs Tanking Games

Mark Cuban admits Mavericks tried to lose games once they were eliminated from the NBA playoffs.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 08:25 PM CDT

Mavs to Draft 9th Overall; Boston Celtics Win NBA Lottery

Mavs to Draft 9th Overall; Boston Celtics Win NBA Lottery

The 2017 NBA Draft will be held June 22, and the Dallas Mavericks will draft ninth overall.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 10:51 AM CDT

Former Maverick to Represent Dallas at NBA Draft Lottery

Former Maverick to Represent Dallas at NBA Draft Lottery

Longtime Dallas Maverick Michael Finley is set to represent the team at the 2017 NBA Draft Lottery Tuesday night.

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 05:15 PM CDT

Dirk Nowitzki Talks Basketball Future

Dirk Nowitzki Talks Basketball Future

At the last presser of the season, Dirk Nowitzki discusses his basketball future and his future with the Dallas Mavericks.

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 07:34 AM CDT

Fans 'Eat Up' Romo as Mav for Day: Newy

Fans 'Eat Up' Romo as Mav for Day: Newy

After experiencing Tony Romo's Maverick for a Day game, NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs says he was wrong about it being a bad idea.

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 07:42 AM CDT

Fans React to Tony Romo's Mavs Debut

Fans React to Tony Romo's Mavs Debut

Fans of the Dallas Cowboys and Mavericks show up to Tuesday night's Mavericks-Nuggets game to support former Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo in his Mavs debut.

Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017 at 11:06 PM CDT

Mavs Honor Tony Romo as Honorary Player in Home Finale

Mavs Honor Tony Romo as Honorary Player in Home Finale

Tony Romo couldn't say no when Dirk Nowitzki asked the retiring Dallas Cowboys quarterback to join the Mavericks as an honorary teammate for a day.

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 at 03:16 PM CDT

Why Dennis Smith Should Be on Mavs' Radar

Why Dennis Smith Should Be on Mavs' Radar

The western conference is loaded with point guards.  NBC 5’s Sport Director Newy Scruggs tells you which guard the Dallas Mavericks need to pick in the draft Thursday night.

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 04:10 AM CDT

Nuggets Spoil Romo Day for Mavericks, Top Dallas 109-91

Nuggets Spoil Romo Day for Mavericks, Top Dallas 109-91

Gary Harris scored 20 points and the Denver Nuggets beat Dallas 109-91 on Tuesday night with the Mavericks honoring retiring Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo as a ceremonial player.

2016-17 Schedule

April
April 2 - Mavs at Bucks
April 4 - Mavs at Kings
April 5 - Mavs at Clippers
April 7 - Spurs at Mavs
April 9 - Mavs at Suns
April 11 - Nuggets at Mavs
April 12 - Mavs at Grizzlies
End of Regular Season

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Authors

  • NOAH BULLARD

    Noah is an award-winning sports photojournalist who loves covering all sports. He can often be spotted on the sidelines at Dallas Cowboys games. He joined NBC 5 in 2005.
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  • ADAM BOEDEKER

    Adam Boedeker is a sports writer with the Denton Record-Chronicle and responsible for prompting the No. 8 Bob Knight soundbite as ranked by ESPN.
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  • SCOTT CRISP

    A Dallas native, a writer, a former collegiate athlete and a beleaguered, life-long Dallas sports fan.
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  • TODD L. DAVIS

    When not writing hard news for NBCDFW.com, Todd posts to the Blue Star Blog to vent his useless sports knowledge and avoid driving his wife and four children crazy.

  • PAT DONEY

    Pat is an award-winning sports anchor and reporter who wakes up every morning wanting to tell a great story. He joined NBC 5 in 2013.
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  • FRANK HEINZ

    Frank is the managing editor of NBCDFW.com and has been with NBC 5 since 2000.

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