Dallas, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Dallas Mavericks forward Chandler Parsons underwent successful surgery Friday to repair cartilage damage in his right knee, the team announced. The Mavericks said in a statement that Parsons, who was able to play in only the opener of the club's five-game loss to the Houston Rockets during the opening round of the Western Conference playoffs, has
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Saturday for publicly criticizing officials. Carlisle was fined for comments he made after a 130-128 loss to Houston on Friday night, which put the Mavericks in a 3-0 hole in their first-round playoff series. He complained about a play at the start of
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - It's hard to recall a cautionary tale spiral downward so quickly as that of Rajon Rondo. The final ending has not been written, but the beginning of the end has. On Tuesday, during Game 2 of the Western Conference quarterfinals, Rondo let his Dallas Mavericks' teammates down in the most inexcusable of all ways - he
Dallas, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Already down 2-0 in their Western Conference quarterfinals series with the Houston Rockets, the Dallas Mavericks now figure to have even more of an uphill climb. The team announced Wednesday that point guard Rajon Rondo will be sidelined indefinitely with a back injury that limited him to just 34 seconds of playing time during the second
(SportsNetwork.com) - Journalists across the globe have deadlines to meet. Reaching those deadlines can be vague in the sports world when playoff berths and division titles have yet to be claimed. The NBA is not doing scribes any favors, especially the occupants of the Southwest Division. Let's take a look at what we have in one of, if not, the
Dallas, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Dallas Mavericks signed center Bernard James for the remainder of the season on Tuesday. James was originally signed to his first of two 10-day contracts on February 11. Since joining the Mavericks, he has averaged 4.4 points and 4.4 rebounds in five games (two starts).
Atlanta, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Dallas Mavericks have suspended guard Rajon Rondo for Wednesday's contest against Atlanta due to conduct detrimental to the team. The news comes one day after the four-time All-Star was benched for much of the second half of the Mavericks' 99-92 win over Toronto on Tuesday. Rondo and Dallas head coach Rick Carlisle engaged in a
Dallas, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Dallas Mavericks signed center-forward Amar'e Stoudemire on Wednesday. Stoudemire negotiated a buyout with the New York Knicks over the weekend and was waived Monday. "I'm excited to be a part of a first-class organization," Stoudemire said. "To play alongside Dirk Nowitzki, Tyson Chandler and other great players, I think it's a tremendous opportunity for me
Dallas, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki will replace the injured Anthony Davis in this year's All-Star Game, per NBA commissioner Adam Silver. Nowitzki will make his 13th appearance in the midseason showcase after averaging 18.3 points and 6.0 rebounds this season. Davis is sidelined with a right shoulder sprain.
Dallas, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Dallas Mavericks guard Rajon Rondo will miss the next three games due to facial fractures he suffered in Saturday's game against Orlando. Rondo was hurt early in the first quarter after a collision with teammate Richard Jefferson. Jefferson's knee hit the face of Rondo, whose head then struck the floor. The Mavericks updated Rondo's status Monday,