Tag Archives: Dallas Mavericks

  • DeAndre Jordan Explains Free Agency Fiasco in His Own Words (Video)

    DeAndre Jordan Explains Free Agency Fiasco in His Own Words (Video)

    A lot of people had a lot of things to say about the whole DeAndre Jordan free agency fiasco. However, the one thing nobody said was, “gee, that DeAndre Jordan sure handled free agency with class and professionalism.” Because, obviously, he didn’t. That’s not a knock on his character. Jordan seems like a pretty nice […]

  • DeAndre Jordan Apology to Mark Cuban Was Not Accepted (Video)

    DeAndre Jordan Apology to Mark Cuban Was Not Accepted (Video)

    This whole DeAndre Jordan free agency saga is the gift that just keeps on giving. Before Jordan had officially decided to bail on the Dallas Mavericks so that he could re-sign with the Los Angeles Clippers, we were treated to that awesome emoji war between NBA players, past and present, on Twitter.  And after Jordan […]

  • Mark Cuban Releases Statement on DeAndre Jordan Signing Fiasco

    Mark Cuban Releases Statement on DeAndre Jordan Signing Fiasco

    We already have Chris Broussard‘s take on what Mark Cuban was up to during the days and hours before DeAndre Jordan decided to ditch the Mavs to sign with the Clippers after midnight on Wednesday.  And we already know what Cuban thought about Broussard’s reporting of the situation.  But on Friday, Mark Cuban felt that Mavs fans […]

  • Chandler Parsons on DeAndre Jordan: Unprofessional, Unethical, Disrespectful

    Chandler Parsons on DeAndre Jordan: Unprofessional, Unethical, Disrespectful

    On Wednesday night, after DeAndre Jordan officially backed out of his verbal agreement with the Mavericks to re-sign with the Clippers, Chandler Parsons kept things light and breezy, cracking a pretty funny joke on Twitter. On Thursday it was a different story. In a lengthy interview with ESPN, Chandler, who had spearheaded the Mavericks’ recruiting […]

  • Twitter Emoji War Erupts Over DeAndre Jordan Signing

    Twitter Emoji War Erupts Over DeAndre Jordan Signing

    As the Los Angeles Clippers and Dallas Mavericks do battle for the services of DeAndre Jordan during the NBA free agent frenzy, NBA players of the past and present are engaging in an emoji war on Twitter. It all started at 11:02 am ET on Wednesday, when Chandler Parsons tweeted this: — Chandler Parsons (@ChandlerParsons) […]

  • This Rajon Rondo No-Look Pass Was Both Lucky AND Good (Video)

    This Rajon Rondo No-Look Pass Was Both Lucky AND Good (Video)

    Some people will say that this Rajon Rondo no-look pass to a streaking Monta Ellis during last night’s game between the Mavs and Magic was all luck.  Others will argue that it was actually the result of Rondo having great court awareness and a remarkable ability to distribute the basketball. Personally, I’d say it’s a little […]

  • Rajon Rondo Drilled Marc Gasol in the Nuts with a Basketball (Video)

    Rajon Rondo Drilled Marc Gasol in the Nuts with a Basketball (Video)

    Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol learned the true definition of taking one for the team last night. The Grizz hosted the Dallas Mavericks in a big Southwest Division showdown. Midway through the third quarter, with the teams separated by a single possession, Rajon Rondo stripped the ball from Gasol underneath the basket. However, Rondo couldn’t […]

  • Rajon Rondo Trade: Celtics Ships PG to Mavs in Five-Player, Two-Pick Deal

    Rajon Rondo Trade: Celtics Ships PG to Mavs in Five-Player, Two-Pick Deal

    Prior to the 2013-14 NBA season, GM Danny Ainge put the Boston Celtics into rebuild mode by trading Kevin Garnett and franchise icon Paul Pierce, and swapping coach Doc Rivers for Brad Stevens. However, for some reason, they decided to hold on to point guard Rajon Rondo. Maybe, since Rondo was still young, they thought […]

  • Watch Tyson Chandler Swat Marreese Speights’ Shoe into the Stands (Video)

    Watch Tyson Chandler Swat Marreese Speights’ Shoe into the Stands (Video)

    Tyson Chandler didn’t get credit for a single block during Saturday’s 105-98 loss to the Golden State Warriors, and neither did any of the other Dallas Mavericks players.  But anyone who watched Tyson Chandler swat Marreese Speights’ shoe into the courtside seats at the American Airlines Arean knows that the boxscore doesn’t always tell the […]