Western Conference Playoffs Dark Horse: Dallas Mavericks

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The Dallas Mavericks are somewhat struggling this season, currently sitting at eighth in the Western Conference playoffs standings. If the playoffs started today, they’d match up versus the San Antonio Spurs in the play-in tournament. A fair share of their struggles can be attributed to players out for an extended time due to injuries and […] READ MORE


The Dallas Mavericks Need to be Fixed

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For the Dallas Mavericks, their start to the season has been a rough one and it needs to be fixed quickly. The 2020-2021 NBA season has been interesting on many fronts. It starts with the shortened (or extremely long) postseason, depending on if a team played in the bubble. Also, the fact that teams had […] READ MORE


The Dallas Mavericks Are Waking Up

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It’s been a rough start to the season for the Dallas Mavericks. A lot of this can be attributed to Kristaps Porzingis missing the beginning of the season and important players like Maxi Kleber, Josh Richardson, Dorian Finney-Smith, and Jalen Brunson being out for COVID-related issues. They’ve had some poor games with all of the players back, however. If the last […] READ MORE


Tokyo Olympics: Men’s Basketball Groups Overview

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The Tokyo Olympics men’s basketball groups were recently revealed on February 2nd. There will be three groups of four teams each in the Olympics, totalling 12 teams. The top two teams from each group make it to the knockout stage along with the best two of three third-place finishers in the 2020 Summer Olympics. Tokyo […] READ MORE


2021 NBA All-Star Game: Early Predictions

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It’s unclear if the league will hold its annual 2021 NBA All-Star Game yet, but that won’t stop the vote. All-Star fan voting has commenced and will conclude in mid-February. In conjunction with this announcement, the league still explained uncertainty over the event itself.  Discussions on a potential NBA All-Star game are ongoing, but players […] READ MORE


Dallas Mavericks: Early Season Trade Ideas

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The Dallas Mavericks are not in “panic mode.” Their season hasn’t started in an ideal manner – but much of this is attributed to both injuries and COVID-19 cases within the team. Once they’re healthy, there’s no question that they’re a playoff team, being lead by superstar Luka Doncic. As good as Doncic is, however, […] READ MORE


Luka Doncic is Finally Back

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Luka Doncic had his fair share of struggles early on in the season. The Dallas Mavericks stumbled to 2-4 out the gates as a result. Doncic looked a little out of basketball shape and his shooting numbers were low while turnovers were high. The rough start can also be attributed to Kristaps Porzingis being out. However, with […] READ MORE


Dallas Mavericks: Rotation after COVID-19 Issues

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The Dallas Mavericks have been the latest team to be affected by COVID-19. Four players will now miss significant time. This includes Josh Richardson, Dorian Finney-Smith, Jalen Brunson, and Maxi Kleber. The first three were all ruled out after the Mavericks’ win versus the Denver Nuggets, while Kleber was ruled out after the win versus the Orlando Magic. […] READ MORE


Kristaps Porzingis is Crucial for the Dallas Mavericks

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The Dallas Mavericks currently have a record of 5-4. The season’s young, so it’s too early to panic. Luka Doncic began the season in a “slump” for his hefty expectations but came alive once again in the Mavericks’ recent win versus the Houston Rockets. The team has certainly had its ups and downs early, but one […] READ MORE


Dallas Mavericks: Three Early Thoughts

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The Dallas Mavericks are expected to be one of the top teams in the league this season. This, of course, is due in large part to the star that is Luka Doncic. Dallas, however, started the season sluggishly at 0-2 but won their first game by a 51-point margin against the Los Angeles Clippers. It’s […] READ MORE