Entries Tagged as 'Dallas Mavericks'

Preview: Dallas Mavericks (23-17) vs. Phoenix Suns (22-16)

January 17th, 2014 · 7 Comments

Time: 7 p.m. MST TV: FSA The last time the Mavericks visited U.S. Airways Center, the Phoenix Suns’ offense performed perhaps exactly how they envisioned with the speedy and floor-spacing roster. Phoenix won 123-108 by shooting 15-of-30 from three-point range. Eric Bledsoe shot and slashed his way past the slow-footed Dallas defense, Gerald Green added […]

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Throwback Thursday: Nash’s shot propels Suns to first WCF appearance in 12 years

January 16th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Date: May 20, 2005 Place: American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas Set-up: In the 2005 Western Conference Semifinals, the Phoenix Suns and Dallas Mavericks became just the fourth pair of teams to ever score more than 100 points in every game of a six or seven-game series. Luckily for Phoenix, its MVP point guard, Steve Nash, […]

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Phoenix Suns 123, Dallas Mavericks 108 — Young legs

December 21st, 2013 · 8 Comments

PHOENIX – Prior to Saturday night’s game in Phoenix, Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle said about everything he could to note his team was prepared for the upstart Suns. “They’re legit,” Carlisle said. Asked about former Dallas swingman and current Phoenix bench microwave Gerald Green, Carlisle reflected on the youngster growing up as a Mav, […]

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Phoenix Suns 102, Dallas Mavericks 91 — Leave the beards, take the win

April 10th, 2013 · 39 Comments

What a difference a day makes. The Phoenix Suns reminded us all how good a well-earned victory feels as they defeated the Dallas Mavericks 102-91 at the American Airlines Arena. Last night, the Suns lost in gut-wrenching fashion to the Houston Rockets on a last-second goaltend. Had that defeat, their tenth in a row, caused […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (23-55) at Dallas Mavericks (38-39)

April 10th, 2013 · 13 Comments

Phoenix Suns 102, Dallas Mavericks 91 TV: FSAZ Tonight’s game in Dallas puts the Phoenix Suns’ last 12 months in seriously harsh perspective. A little less than a year ago, the Suns were a .500 team trying to make an unexpected playoff run after a disappointing start to the season. Ultimately that push came up […]

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Dallas Mavericks 110, Phoenix Suns 95 — Back to the cellar

January 27th, 2013 · 77 Comments

What keeps the Phoenix Suns from contending is not their ability to play top tier basketball. Their back-to-back victories over the Kings and Clippers showed they can win games and play at a high level. What stands in the Suns’ way is consistency. The team’s lack of consistency was on full display Sunday night. Phoenix […]

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