New Mav Caron ButlerThree years ago to the day I loved Josh Howard. But this morning I'm thrilled that he's no longer a Dallas Maverick. Why? Because lost in the parties and record-setting crowd of NBA All-Star Weekend was a seven-player trade that both re-shaped the Mavs' roster and re-bo ... More >>
Danny Bollinger The Untouchable?Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is grumpy. Understandably so. His team has lost 5 of 7 - punctuated by last night's embarrassing 36-point loss in Denver - heading into NBA All-Star Weekend right here in his own backyard. Cuban has apparently scrapped ... More >>
Danny Bollinger Dirk scored two points in his first game back in '99. In '10 he scored his 20,000th point.When we last left your Dallas Mavericks - this is Cowboys' country, right? - they were opening the NBA season with a humbling 11-point loss to the Washington Wizards. Tonight they tra ... More >>
Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *Haven't gotten a chance to ask him about it yet, but did I miss something or is Babe Laufenberg leaving CBS 11? Maybe he was buying CBS 11. Did I get that wrong? UPDATE: Says Laufenberg in a text ... More >>
I was there in February 1999 in Seattle for rookie Dirk Nowitzki's first points as a Dallas Maverick. Still can't believe I was at American Airlines Center last night for his 20,000th. Shortly after then-general manager Don Nelson acquired Dirk in a draft-day trade for Robert "Trac ... More >>
Danny BollingerI wish Fox Sports Southwest did more of these because they're usually pretty damn good. If his 33 points and 8 rebounds in last night's victory over the Phoenix Suns merely left you wanting more of Dirk Nowitzki, tune in to FSSW Friday at 10 p.m. for In My Own Words. Du ... More >>
I officially grew old yesterday afternoon. Once you've seen the rise and fall of a sports stadium, you've officially, um, been around the block. I remember a kinder, gentler era in Dallas when as a little punk I'd peer out the family Fury along I-35 and gaze in wonderment at The Sportatorium, ... More >>
Shawn Marion. Drew Gooden. Roddy Beaubois. Quinton Ross. Count ABC among the non-believers in your new-and-maybe-sorta-somehwhat improved Dallas Mavericks. The Mavs' schedule for next season has them appearing nine times on ESPN, seven times on NBATV, four times on TNT and, um, zero tim ... More >>
I know, let's raid the rich basketball heritage of SMU and the Memphis Grizzlies! Take the White Out to yesterday's speculative depth chart and dust off Laura Miller's old parade plans, your Dallas Mavericks just signed ... drum roll ... Quintin Ross! Starred at Kimball High School. Starred a ... More >>
Sam MertenCheck out our slide show! To a casual observer, Homeless Games Day at Reverchon Park looked like a typical company picnic or a church field day. The adults played volleyball, touch football, horseshoes and engaged in plenty of good-natured trash talk on the basketball court, while the kid ... More >>
Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *You'll have to savor this offering like a cow with its cud, because this morning I'm headed out to the Byron Nelson to chug margaritas and chase girls in The Pavilion watch golf and conduct research ... More >>
No joke, the Mavericks should pass on a major trade and allow this nucleus one more shot
Why ransack the MVP's skill when we can simply reboot his psyche?
The Mavs will win the championship. Right?
NBA 2K7 towers over the competition.
Caution: Knee jerks hopping off Mavs' bandwagon
In an exclusive investigative report, we discover another all-star facet to the main Mav
Is this the year the Texas Rangers finally...? Nah.
Can Dampier finally fill Mavs' middle?
The Nash-less Mavs try to hang tough and build a winning team from scratch
Plus: Winning is Fun; Ethan Makes a Funny
Antawn Jamison says trade rumors don't bother him--but why is his name in them?
Mavs avoid the Nets gain
Kobe Bryant does his dunk and cover
Before we talk football--go, fight, win!--one last look at the boring sports
Raja Bell plays defense like most of his Mav teammates play offense
Plus: Folked Up and Holiday Graft Guide
Can the Mavs guard anyone? To find out, John Gonzalez gets offensive with a drunk Don, a focused Finley and a nutty Cuban.
From the week of February 15
The truth shall set you free; Trouble dribble
March 4 - 10, 1999
April 9 - 15, 1998
Ross Perot Jr. owns the Dallas Mavericks, but--for better or worse--it's Don Nelson's team
For one sports star, home is where the bowling alley is