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Mavs ManiAACS on AGT Tonight



    Mavs ManiAACS on AGT Tonight
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    A member of the Dallas Mavericks Maniaacs and a dancer perform during the second half.

    The Mavs ManiAACs are trying to take their show from the American Airlines Center to Las Vegas.

    The NBA's original male performance squad is competing under the name Da Maniacs on NBC's "America's Got Talent" which airs tonight at 8 p.m. on NBC 5.

    The all-male, beefy dance squad made it to Vegas and Hollywood week and have now advanced to the live rounds. "As soon as we hit the stage it was just, it was like electricity," said Jason "Bam" Owens.

    Mavs fans will be able to vote for Da Maniacs after the live show on Tuesday. The results show will be Wednesday, August 4.

    "We Do This To Entertain"

    [DFW] "We Do This To Entertain"
    The Mavs ManiAACs talk about their experience on "America's Got Talent" on NBC.
    (Published Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2010)

    At stake is a gig headlining a show in Las Vegas and a and a $1 million prize.

    Don't worry no matter what happens the beefy boys will still be strutting their stuff during home games. "Win or lose, we're going to keep doing what we're doing," said Daniel Jacobs.

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    [DFW] Dancing Like a (Mavs) Maniac Gets You to Hollywood
    Da Maniacs perform in front of huge crowds at Dallas Mavericks games, and now they're getting an even bigger audience on "America's Got Talent." The dance crew moved past the first two rounds and will perform on the show in Hollywood next week.
    (Published Thursday, July 22, 2010)