Tag: Dallas Mavs

Christian Wood was a standout for the Houston Rockets during the last two dismal seasons with one of the worst teams in the NBA. (Image: Getty)

Houston Rockets Trade Christian Wood to the Dallas Mavericks

The Dallas Mavericks needed a center and added Christian Wood to their roster after the Houston Rockets worked out a trade with the Mavs in exchange for a first-round pick in the 2022 NBA Draft and four players with expiring contracts. The Mavs had the #26 pick in the 2022 […]

Luka Doncic from the Dallas Mavs drives to the basket against Steph Curry of the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 at the American Airlines Center. (Image: Getty)
2022 NBA Playoffs

Western Conference Finals: Dallas Mavs Avoid Sweep with Game 4 Victory

Game 4 of the Western Conference finals began on a somber note with a moment of silence for the victims of the senseless shooting tragedy in Uvalde, Texas that took the lives of several school children. When horrible things happen, it makes pro sports seem insignificant, but the NBA playoffs […]

The Dallas Mavs bench have a lot of fun cheering on their team, as well as taunting the opposing team, but the NBA does not like their antics. (Image: Getty)
2022 NBA Playoffs

NBA Fines the Dallas Mavs $100,000 for Third Bench Violation

The Dallas Mavericks boast a boisterous bench led by little-used Theo Pinson, but the NBA fined the Mavs for a third time this postseason for repeated bench decorum infractions, which will cost them $100,000 in fines. The Mavs earned two fines by the NBA in the Western Conference Semifinals against […]

Luka Doncic (77) from the Dallas Mavs tries to block a shot from Steph Curry of the Golden State Warriors. (Image: USA Today Sports)
2022 NBA Playoffs

Warriors/Mavs Game 3 Scoring Prop Bets: Doncic, Curry, Thompson

The Golden State Warriors hold a 2-0 lead over the Dallas Mavs heading into Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals on Sunday, and DraftKings posted numerous player prop bets on scoring totals and made 3-pointers for all the key players like Luka Doncic, Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, Jordan Poole, […]

Center Kevin Looney from the Golden State Warriors blows by Maxi Kleber of the Dallas Mavs during a comeback in Game 2 at the Chase Center in San Francisco. (Image: Getty)
2022 NBA Playoffs

Mavs Blow 19-Point Lead, Warriors Up 2-0 with Game 2 Comeback

Inspired from stellar play from Kevin Looney on both ends of the court, the Golden State Warriors rallied back from a 19-point deficit to defeat the Dallas Mavericks 126-117 in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals, and the Mavs now find themselves down 0-2. The series shifts to Dallas […]

Steph Curry from the Golden State Warriors shoots a corner 3-pointer against the Memphis Grizzlies in the Western Conference Semifinals. (Image: Porter Lambert/Getty)
2022 NBA Playoffs

What’s the Deal with Ridiculous Blowouts in the NBA Playoffs?

The last five games in the NBA playoffs were unwatchable blowouts decided by 25 or more points, including a disappointing Game 7 performance in the Western Conference Semifinals by the Phoenix Suns when the Dallas Mavs dusted them by 33 points in an unwatchable train wreck where the Suns were […]

Steph Curry from the Golden State Warriors blows by Davis Bertans from the Dallas Mavs in the opening game of the Western Conference Finals at Chase Center. (Image: Noah Graham/Getty)
2022 NBA Playoffs

Golden State Warriors Blow Out Dallas Mavs in Game 1, Lead 1-0 in WCF

The Golden State Warriors jumped out to a 1-0 series lead in the Western Conference finals with a fairly easy victory against the Dallas Mavericks. The upbeat Warriors beat the lackadaisical Mavs 112-87 in Game 1 of their best-of-seven series. Warriors head coach Steve Kerr returned to the sidelines after […]

Chris Paul from the Phoenix Suns defends Luka Doncic of the Dallas Mavs, but now the two face a single-game elimination in Game 7 to determine the winner of their series. (Image: Getty)
2022 NBA Playoffs

West Semis Game 7 Betting Preview: #4 Dallas Mavs at #1 Phoenix Suns

It comes down to a do-or-die situation after the Dallas Mavs spanked the Phoenix Suns in Game 6 and forced a Game 7 in the Western Conference Semifinals. The top-ranked Suns posted the best record in the regular season, but they struggled to put away the pesky Mavs, who earned […]

Luka Doncic from the Dallas Mavs shoots a jumper over Devin Booker of the Phoenix Suns in Game 6 at the American Airlines Center. (Image: Getty)
2022 NBA Playoffs

Dallas Mavs Avoid Elimination, Force Game 7 vs Suns in Phoenix

Luka Doncic came close to a triple-double during a clutch victory for the Dallas Mavs in Game 6 of the Western Conference semifinals during a 27-point blowout against the Phoenix Suns. The Mavs staved off elimination in Game 6 and tied the series at 3-3 to force a Game 7 […]

Luka Doncic from the Dallas Mavs stumbles in his pursuit for a loose ball against the Phoenix Suns in Game 5 at the Footprint Center. (Image: Getty)
2022 NBA Playoffs

Suns Smother Mavs in Game 5, Take 3-2 Edge in West Semis

After falling behind early, the Phoenix Suns hunkered down on defense and allowed just 54 points in the final three quarters during a 30-point blowout victory in Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Dallas Mavs. After blowing a 2-0 series lead and losing two consecutive games, the […]

Steph Curry congratulates Draymond Green after the Golden State Warriors defeat the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 4 to take a 3-1 series lead in the Western Conference Semifinals. (Image: Joe Murphy/Getty)
2022 NBA Playoffs

Warriors, Suns, Celtics, Heat are Series Favorites Heading into Game 5

Every series in the conference semifinals has completed four games, and the Golden State Warriors are huge betting favorites at -3000 odds to advance with a 3-1 lead over the Memphis Grizzlies. The other three playoff series are deadlocked at 2-2 with the Phoenix Suns/Dallas Mavericks, Boston Celtics/Milwaukee Bucks, and […]

Dorian Finney-Smith scored a career-playoff high 24 points on eight 3-pointers and helped lead the Dallas Mavs to a Game 4 victory over the Phoenix Suns at American Airlines. (Image: Getty)
2022 NBA Playoffs

Mavs Beat Phoenix Suns Twice in Dallas to Even Series at 2-2

Luka Doncic shrugged off a horrible long-range shooting performance because teammate Dorian Finney-Smith knocked down eight 3-pointers to help lift the Dallas Mavs to a 111-101 victory in Game 4 over the Phoenix Suns. The #4 Mavs evened the series at 2-2 against the #1 Suns in the Western Conference […]