3:57 PM EST, Thu January 21, 2021
The Smoking Cuban 2 hours ago

Dallas Mavericks: Who wins Defensive Player of Game belt most this season?

The Dallas Mavericks want to be a better defensive team. They led the league in offensive rating last season but finished middle of the road in defense before being bounced in the first round of the playoffs. The Mavs want to jump into title contention, and it will take defensive improvement to get there. They have […] Dallas Mavericks: Who wins Defensive Player of Game belt most this season? - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban 8 hours ago

Dallas Mavericks: Willie Cauley-Stein wins Defensive Player of Game belt

The Dallas Mavericks are committed to improving their defense. They had the best offense in the league last season, but their middle of the road defense kept them from title contention. The Mavs goal is to get into the top ten. They upgraded their personnel in the offseason, but fans have not seen the team’s entire […] Dallas Mavericks: Willie Cauley-Stein wins Defensive Player of Game belt - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban 17 hours ago

Dallas Mavericks: 5 takeaways from road win over Pacers

The Dallas Mavericks entered Wednesday’s game on a three-game losing streak. Superstar Luka Doncic was playing outstanding, but the short-handed Mavs were struggling to get in the win column. They were looking to get back on track as they traveled to Indiana to face the Pacers. The Mavericks still had four players sitting out in the league’s […] Dallas Mavericks: 5 takeaways from road win over Pacers - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban 18 hours ago

Dallas Mavericks: Luka Doncic has triple-double in road win over Pacers

  Dallas Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic finally had an off night on Monday against the Raptors. He is still averaging over 28 points, 12 rebounds, and ten assists per game in January. Doncic has been incredible after a slow start to the season. The Mavs traveled to Indiana to face the Pacers on Wednesday night. They […] Dallas Mavericks: Luka Doncic has triple-double in road win over Pacers - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban Jan 20, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: Kristaps Porzingis gives back on every block

Dallas Mavericks star Kristaps Porzingis is one of the best shot blockers in the NBA. He averages two per game for his career and continues to be one of the league’s top rim protectors by any metric. KP is the key to the Mavs defense. The unit could be special if the team can get healthy and […] Dallas Mavericks: Kristaps Porzingis gives back on every block - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban Jan 19, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: What to watch for as Mavs face Pacers in Indiana

Dallas Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic is averaging 28.9 points, 12.0 rebounds, 10.9 assists, 1.3 steals, and 1.0 block per game during his eight January contests. He has been playing incredibly, but the short-handed Mavs have lost three straight games. Dallas is back on the road as they travel to face the Indiana Pacers on Jan. 20. Both […] Dallas Mavericks: What to watch for as Mavs face Pacers in Indiana - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban Jan 19, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: 5 unsolicited suggestions for coach Rick Carlisle

Dallas Mavericks: 5 unsolicited suggestions for coach Rick Carlisle The Dallas Mavericks are lucky to have Rick Carlisle as their head coach. Contrary to what internet comment threads might suggest, his job is extremely hard and important in the NBA. A head coach has to draw up plays, come up with rotations, game-plan, manage the […] Dallas Mavericks: 5 unsolicited suggestions for coach Rick Carlisle - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban Jan 19, 2021

Mavericks: Kristaps Porzingis thrives in second game of back-to-back

Dallas Mavericks: Kristaps Porzingis thrives in second game of back-to-back Dallas Mavericks star Kristaps Porzingis missed the first nine games of the 2020-2021 season as he recovered from offseason knee surgery. The Unicorn is still finding his rhythm and working his way back to 100 percent. He answered a massive question on Monday night, though. Porzingis missed […] Mavericks: Kristaps Porzingis thrives in second game of back-to-back - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban Jan 18, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: Luka Doncic struggles in road loss to Raptors

Dallas Mavericks: Luka Doncic struggles in road loss to Raptors Dallas Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic is coming off a monster triple-double against the Bulls on Sunday night. It was his second straight triple-double and fourth time having over 30 points in his last six games. No player is hotter than Doncic right now. The Mavs traveled to Tampa […] Dallas Mavericks: Luka Doncic struggles in road loss to Raptors - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban Jan 18, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: Starting Willie Cauley-Stein unlocks the Mavs potential

Dallas Mavericks: Should Willie Cauley Stein continue to start? The Dallas Mavericks had a rollercoaster of a start to the 2020-2021 season. They won two of their first six games, but both victories were against conference semifinalists from a season ago. Mavs coach Rick Carlisle inserted Willie Cauley-Stein into the starting five after that rough […] Dallas Mavericks: Starting Willie Cauley-Stein unlocks the Mavs potential - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban Jan 18, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: What to watch for in second of back-to-back vs. Raptors

Dallas Mavericks: What to watch for in the second of back-to-back vs. Raptors Dallas Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic was spectacular on Sunday afternoon against the Bulls, but it was not enough to pick up a win. Doncic had 30 points in the first half and finished with a monster triple-double. The 21-year-old superstar is on fire right […] Dallas Mavericks: What to watch for in second of back-to-back vs. Raptors - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban Jan 17, 2021

Mavericks: Luka Doncic produces 36-point triple-double in loss to Bulls

Dallas Mavericks: Luka Doncic produces 36-point triple-double in loss to Bulls Dallas Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic benefitted from a stat correction to secure his third triple-double of the season last time out against Milwaukee. The Bucks snapped Dallas’ four-game winning streak, but Doncic has been on fire. He is averaging over 30 points, 11 rebounds, and 11 […] Mavericks: Luka Doncic produces 36-point triple-double in loss to Bulls - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban Jan 17, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: Tim Hardaway Jr. (groin) out vs. Bulls: Who steps up?

Dallas Mavericks: Tim Hardaway Jr. (groin) out vs. Bulls: Who steps up? The Dallas Mavericks are facing a difficult stretch. Josh Richardson, Jalen Brunson, Dorian Finney-Smith, Maxi Kleber, and Dwight Powell have all missed time in the league’s health and safety protocols. Missing five key rotation players is never easy, but the Mavs have still managed […] Dallas Mavericks: Tim Hardaway Jr. (groin) out vs. Bulls: Who steps up? - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban Jan 17, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: How the Mavs are transforming into a top 5 defense

Dallas Mavericks: How the Mavericks are transforming into a top 5 defense The Dallas Mavericks finished 16th in the NBA in points allowed and 18th in defensive rating last season. They need to be better to win a championship. Each of the last five NBA champs finished in the top four in defensive rating. With […] Dallas Mavericks: How the Mavs are transforming into a top 5 defense - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban Jan 16, 2021

Dallas Mavericks: What to watch for as Mavs host Bulls

Dallas Mavericks: What to watch for as Mavs host Bulls The Dallas Mavericks will be looking for revenge on Sunday afternoon. They traveled to Chicago on Jan. 3 and lost to the Bulls behind a 39-point performance from Zach LaVine. Luka Doncic did not play in that game, and fans know the Mavs superstar has no plans […] Dallas Mavericks: What to watch for as Mavs host Bulls - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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    Luka Doncic

    Mark Cuban’s plan to pay tribute to Luka Doncic’s basketball roots

  • 2 Willie Cauley-Stein

    Willie Cauley-Stein

    Dallas Mavericks: Willie Cauley-Stein wins Defensive Player of Game belt

  • 1 Kristaps Porzingis

    Kristaps Porzingis

    Porzingis' big night leads Mavericks past Pacers 124-112

  • James Johnson

    James Johnson

    NBA Rumors: Mavericks Could Trade James Johnson, Dorian Finney Smith & 1st-Round Pick For Julius Randle

  • Josh Richardson

    Josh Richardson

    Mavs star Luka Doncic brands himself ‘selfish’ after monster triple-double vs. Bulls

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