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Monta Ellis’ Happy Honeymoon In Dallas Is On The Ropes

After resurrecting his career and revitalizing his image in Dallas, Monta Ellis is suddenly the pariah of team heading down the wrong path.


Rick Carlisle Has Taken To Screaming Pop Quiz Questions At Rondo Before Games


After a yelling match between Rick Carlisle and Rajon Rondo last month, Rondo is apparently still getting yelled at on the regular.


Rajon Rondo On Prospect Of Re-Signing With Dallas Mavericks: ‘I Love It Here’

Rajon Rondo didn't commit to re-signing with the Dallas Mavericks this summer upon December's trade from the Boston Celtics, but that certainly seemed the most likely scenario. Not only will Dallas possess the ability to offer the former All-Star a more lucrative contract than competitors, but Mark Cuban and company also made clear they envision Rondo wearing Mavericks for the foreseeable future.


Rick Carlisle Says Player, Team Need To Make Rajon Rondo’s ‘Stint’ With Mavs As Successful As Possible


There's been nothing on the record since Rajon Rondo's on-court spat with Rick Carlisle and subsequent one-game suspension that directly suggests the former All-Star won't re-sign with the Dallas Mavericks this summer. It goes without saying, however, that tension like this makes that possibility seem more likely than ever.


Mavs Suspend Rajon Rondo For Tonight’s Game Against Hawks Following Argument With Rick Carlisle

The Dallas Mavericks have acted swiftly and decisively to discipline Rajon Rondo following his on-court spat with coach Rick Carlisle. Dallas announced that the recently acquired former All-Star point guard has been suspended for tonight's game against the Atlanta Hawks due to "conduct detrimental to the team."

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Expletives Fly During On-Court Argument Between Rajon Rondo And Rick Carlisle


When Rondo failed to heed instructions from coach Rick Carlisle last night, a TO was called and they exchanged curses before Rondo was benched.

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Parsons Says James Harden Is “Best Player In Basketball Right Now”

Chandler Parsons and James Harden have come a long way since the war of words over the summer after Parsons spurned the Rockets to sign a three-year, $46 million deal with the Mavs.


Dime Q&A: Brendan Haywood On The Cavs, LeBron, Playing With MJ, His Contract & More

Being comfortable in one’s skin can be a difficult task, but veteran center Brendan Haywood from the Cleveland Cavaliers has mastered the art.


Rick Carlisle Issues Apology For Criticizing Chandler Parsons’ Weight

Apparently Chandler Parsons' thinly veiled, humorous response to Rick Carlisle's criticism of his weight really got to the Dallas Mavericks coach.


Chandler Parsons Responds To Coach Carlisle Saying Parsons Is Too Heavy

After Mavs coach Rick Carlisle danced around his issues with Chandler Parsons' new physique, saying he was "not quite in shape," earlier this month, he was more pointed in his assessment yesterday, and Parsons had some fun at his expense on his Instagram account.

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Rick Carlisle Calls Gregg Popovich “The Greatest Coach In NBA History”

Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle won a title in 2011 with Dallas after leading some — in our opinion — underrated Pistons teams after Larry Brown left early in the millennia.

Tom Thibodeau

The Top 10 NBA Coach Of The Year Candidates

Many NBA pundits are quick to tell you it's a player's league, and in many respects that's true.

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Why The Monta Ellis Dirk Nowtizki P&R Works So Well For Dallas

There have been a lot of surprises so far this season even though we're still in the first month.


Mavs Coach Rick Carlisle Impersonate Gregg Popovich During Sideline Interview

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has turned into the hardest sideline interview in the business, able to scoff and snark his way out of answering any question regardless of the discomfort coming from reporters just trying to do their jobs.


After Blowout, Rick Carlisle Dryly Declares “I Was Shocked [Chris Kaman] Didn’t Play More”

There was a back-and-forth between former Mavs center Chris Kaman and Mavs coach Rick Carlisle before the Mavs-Lakers game on Tuesday night.

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5 Reasons To Watch The 2013-14 Dallas Mavericks

With the start of the 2013-14 NBA season rapidly approaching, we thought it only fair to share what makes each team so exciting.

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