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Thursday, Oct 19, 2017

Hawks Spoil Smith's Debut, Top Mavericks 117-111

Hawks Spoil Smith's Debut, Top Mavericks 117-111

The rebuilding Hawks spoiled rookie Dennis Smith Jr.'s solid Dallas debut, beating the Mavericks 117-111 in the opener Wednesday night.

Monday, Oct 16, 2017

Cuban: Mavs Will Honor Flag, Respect Those Who Disagree

Cuban: Mavs Will Honor Flag, Respect Those Who Disagree

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says disagreements like the one over protests during the national anthem are what make our country great.

Friday, Oct 13, 2017

Hornets Top the Mavericks 111-96 in Preseason Action

Hornets Top the Mavericks 111-96 in Preseason Action

Dirk Nowitzki had 14 points and J.J. Barea added 13, but the Mavericks fell to the Charlotte Hornets 111-96 Friday night.

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017

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.

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017

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

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

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, Sep 26, 2017

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.

Tuesday, Sep 26, 2017

A Chance to Rebound for the Mavericks This Season

A Chance to Rebound for the Mavericks This Season

The Dallas Mavericks hit the practice court this week with the start of the 2017-18 season right around the corner.

Monday, Sep 25, 2017

Mavs Media Day: Cuban on Trump, Players Having a Voice

Mavs Media Day: Cuban on Trump, Players Having a Voice

Following a weekend of protests, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said he wants to give his players a platform to share their thoughts and views on popular issues.

2017-18 Schedule

January
Jan. 3 - Warriors at Mavs
Jan. 5 - Bulls at Mavs
Jan. 7 - Knicks at Mavs
Jan. 9 - Magic at Mavs
Jan. 10 - Mavs at Hornets
Jan. 13 - Lakers at Mavs
Jan. 16 - Mavs at Nuggets
Jan. 20 - Mavs at Trail Blazers
Jan. 22 - Wizards at Mavs
Jan. 24 - Rockets at Mavs
Jan. 26 - Trail Blazers at Mavs
Jan. 27 - Mavs at Nuggets
Jan. 29 - Heat at Mavs
Jan. 31 - Mavs at Suns
Feb. 3 - Mavs at Kings
Feb. 5 - Mavs at Clippers
Feb. 8 - Mavs at Warriors
Feb. 10 - Lakers at Mavs
Feb. 11 - Mavs at Rockets
Feb. 13 - Kings at Mavs

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