AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Retired Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki has been honored by Gov. Greg Abbott and Texas lawmakers for his outstanding 21-year career with the same NBA team.
DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Mavericks say Kristaps Porzingis was involved in an altercation at a nightclub in his native Latvia.
After video showed the 7-foot-3 forward with a bloody forehead,...
Mavericks guard Hardaway has surgery for stress fracture
DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Mavericks guard Tim Hardaway Jr. has undergone surgery for a stress fracture in his lower left leg and is expected to resume basketball activities before the start of training...
DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis are the Euro stars of the future for the Dallas Mavericks now that Dirk Nowitzki has retired after a record 21 seasons with the same...
Spurs beat Mavs 105-94 in Nowitzki’s final game
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki said goodbye to the NBA the same way he came into the league, smoothly draining a jumper over a defender to punctuate a passionate performance.
DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki notched season highs in points, shots and minutes before telling Dallas Mavericks fans that his record 21st season with the same franchise would be his last.
DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki cried near midcourt when the second quarter was about to resume.
The Dallas Mavericks star nearly jumped for joy with a huge smile on his face after a rare dunk...
San Antonio takes on Dallas in conference battle
Dallas Mavericks (33-48, 12th in the Western Conference) vs. San Antonio Spurs (47-34, seventh in the Western Conference)
DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki scored a season-high 30 points and then announced his retirement in the 40-year-old's final home game, a 120-109 victory for the Dallas Mavericks over the Phoenix Suns...
Dallas takes on Phoenix in conference matchup
Phoenix Suns (19-62, 15th in the Western Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (32-48, 14th in the Western Conference)
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Trey Burke scored the most points for the Dallas Mavericks, but Salah Mejri's were the most important.
Mejri made the final basket of regulation and scored the first...
Memphis faces Dallas in conference matchup
Dallas Mavericks (31-48, 14th in the Western Conference) vs. Memphis Grizzlies (32-47, 12th in the Western Conference)
DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki set a screen for a pick-and-roll a few seconds into what could be the second-to-last home game for the longtime star of the Dallas Mavericks.
DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic has drawn plenty of comparisons to LeBron James during a sensational rookie season for the Dallas Mavericks.
If the 20-year-old Slovenian passes up a potential...
Dallas hosts Minnesota in conference matchup
Minnesota Timberwolves (34-43, 11th in the Western Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (31-46, 14th in the Western Conference)
DALLAS (AP) — With the Dallas Mavericks leading comfortably in the fourth quarter, their fans wanted Dirk Nowitzki on the court one more time, chanting, "We want Dirk! We want...
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City police official has confirmed that there is an investigation into a rape allegation against NBA star Kristaps Porzingis.
- The Washington TimesBradley Beal carries Wizards to win over MavericksMarch 7, 2019
- Wisconsin State JournalMavericks trade Wesley Matthews to Knicks, but he could wind up elsewhereFebruary 2, 2019
- The SunPorzingis Traded to the MavericksFebruary 1, 2019
- Today's News-HeraldSuns’ Deandre Ayton to begin NBA career against friend and rival Luka DoncicOctober 18, 2018
- Wisconsin State JournalMavericks edge Bucks in NBA Summer LeagueJuly 10, 2018
ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — Billionaire businessman Mark Cuban will speak at a suburban Chicago college this spring as part of a speaker series that also raises money for scholarships.
Mavericks host the 76ers in out-of-conference game
Philadelphia 76ers (49-27, third in the Eastern Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (30-46, 14th in the Western Conference)
Without Doncic, Mavericks stun Thunder 106-103
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Without their best player and supposedly playing out the string of a disappointing season, the Dallas Mavericks figured to be one of the less-difficult opponents as...
George and the Thunder face the Mavericks
Dallas Mavericks (29-46, 14th in the Western Conference) vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (44-32, eighth in the Western Conference)
Attorney: NBA star Kristaps Porzingis is accused of rape
NEW YORK (AP) — An attorney for Kristaps Porzingis acknowledged Saturday that a woman has accused the NBA star of rape, but says the Dallas Mavericks forward "unequivocally" denies the...
Dragic’s triple-double lifts Heat past Mavs, 105-99
MIAMI (AP) — The subplots were obvious: Goran Dragic vs. Luka Doncic for the first time, Dwyane Wade vs. Dirk Nowitzki for the last time.
Heat host the Mavericks for cross-conference contest
Dallas Mavericks (29-45, 14th in the Western Conference) vs. Miami Heat (36-38, ninth in the Eastern Conference)
DALLAS (AP) — Buddy Hield put Sacramento in front for good with a 3-pointer. Young backcourt mate De'Aaron Fox kept the Kings there.
Dallas and Sacramento square off in conference matchup
Sacramento Kings (36-37, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (29-44, 14th in the Western Conference)
Curry returns to score 26 and Warriors beat Pistons
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry was back after a night off, and all was well again for the Golden State Warriors.
Curry had 26 points, Klay Thompson added 24 and the Warriors rebounded...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Luka Doncic had a triple-double, Dirk Nowitzki scored a season-best 21 points in a rare start and the Dallas Mavericks capitalized on Stephen Curry's absence to beat the...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki added one more memorable game in his final visit to Oracle Arena, scoring a season-high 21 points and insisting he couldn't remember whether it was a chair or...
Nowitzki passes Wilt but Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in OT
DALLAS (AP) — For the 7-footer who has built a Hall of Fame career shooting from the outside, it was the perfect way to reach his latest milestone.
Nowitzki passes Chamberlain for 6th on NBA scoring list
DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks became the NBA's sixth-leading scorer Monday night with another of his signature long-range jumpers.
Mavericks top Cavaliers 121-116 as Dirk closes on Wilt
DALLAS (AP) — As they watched Dirk Nowitzki's shooting heat up yet again, fans at the American Airlines Center thought they might be watching history Saturday night.
DENVER (AP) — Luka Doncic's emphatic dunk capped a great night for the Dallas Mavericks rookie. Nikola Jokic topped him and saved the game for the Denver Nuggets, earning him some support in the...
DeRozan, Aldridge lead Spurs past Mavericks 112-105
DALLAS (AP) — As a long-range jumper spun off the rim and out, Luka Doncic hopped and stomped the floor in frustration.
It was that kind of night for the rookie and his Dallas...
Gordon, Paul helps Rockets top Mavericks 94-93
DALLAS (AP) — This time, James Harden was reduced to a supporting role for the Houston Rockets.
X-rays negative on Harden’s wrist; will play Sunday
HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden will play on Sunday night when the Houston Rockets visit the Dallas Mavericks after X-rays on his injured right wrist were negative.
Ross, Vucevic lead Magic over Mavericks 111-106
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Steve Clifford and the Magic were far from satisfied after a victory over the struggling Dallas Mavericks.
"If they shoot the ball the way they normally do, we lose this...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bradley Beal made sure to grab his phone in the locker room and get a good look at video of his dunk over 7-foot-2 Salah Mejri, which was embellished by a staredown...
Nets crush Mavericks 127-88 to end three-game skid
NEW YORK (AP) — The Nets needed a win, and they got their easiest one ever in Brooklyn.
DeMarre Carroll scored 22 points, Rodions Kurucs had 19 and the Nets easily snapped a three-game...
DALLAS (AP) — Jonas Valanciunas brought physical play to the new-look Memphis Grizzlies, and the Dallas Mavericks noticed.
Valanciunas had 20 points and 10 rebounds, and backup center Joakim...
Mavericks’ Doncic turning 20 after sensational run as teen
DALLAS (AP) — At some point, Luka Doncic will be measured by wins and playoff success rather than how many triple-doubles he had as a teenager, or so Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle hopes...
Jazz pull away from Mavericks for 125-109 victory
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — In their first home game after the NBA All-Star break, the Utah Jazz had plenty of energy down the stretch.
Utah pulled away for a 125-109 victory over the Dallas...
Jokic helps Nuggets beat Mavs as Doncic sits with sore ankle
DALLAS (AP) — Nikola Jokic watched a lot of shots go up and come back down in the Denver Nuggets' hands Friday night.
Jokic finished with 19 points and 13 rebounds to lead a deep offensive...
Mavericks’ Doncic out Friday with sore right ankle
DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic is out of the Dallas Mavericks' lineup Friday night for a game against the Denver Nuggets because of a sore right ankle.
Wade helps Heat top Mavs 112-101 in likely final Dallas game
DALLAS (AP) — Dwyane Wade finished his pregame warmups by re-enacting his launch of the basketball toward the rafters from the moment he won his first championship with Miami on the home floor of the Dallas Mavericks nearly 13 years ago.
The Heat star closed his night on the bench, with a win secure and many of his fans wearing or holding No. 3 jerseys standing and chanting, "We want Wade," in the closing minutes.
Harden runs 30-point streak to 30, Rockets beat Mavs 120-104
HOUSTON (AP) — There was only a little over a minute left in Houston's game and it looked as if James Harden's streak of 30-point games would be ending.
Harden brought the ball down the court and was enveloped by two defenders near the 3-point line, so he passed to Chris Paul, who drew the defense away. After a couple of dribbles Paul turned and got it back to Harden, who stepped back and sunk a 3-pointer over Dorian Finney-Smith to keep the streak alive.
Doncic, Mavericks erase deficit in 102-101 win over Blazers
DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic was summoned back to the court for a very brief speech to a group of about 100 Slovenians who made the 24-hour trek to see their countryman, the teenage rookie sensation for the Dallas Mavericks.
The bigger thrill for the visitors came a little earlier when Doncic helped engineer a fourth-quarter comeback against the playoff-contending Portland Trail Blazers.
Mavs deal Barnes to Kings, LeBron blasts timing of trade
DALLAS (AP) — Harrison Barnes stayed on the bench in the fourth quarter after news broke that the Dallas Mavericks forward had been traded to Sacramento.
The seventh-year player lingered on the floor a few extra moments after the game to chat up some Charlotte opponents, then walked through a throng of fans who seemed to want to say goodbye after seeing all the social media activity on their phones during the second half.