While interviewing the top draft prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft Combine, Bleacher Report asked each prospect which NBA player he would compare himself to. Afterward, we caught up with former Memphis Grizzlies scout Tony Barone Jr. to find out his pro player comparison for each prospect and what kind of impact these players will make in the NBA. Show More Summary
THE FACTS: Darren Collison scored 25 points off the bench Wednesday as the Dallas Mavericks avoided their first losing season since 1999-2000 with a 99-87 victory against the New Orleans Hornets at the American Airlines Center. Dirk Nowitzki added 16 points and nine rebounds and Shawn Marion had 15 points for Dallas (41-41).
Ever since losing Taj Gibson, Darren Collison, Isaiah Thomas, Jrue Holiday, Quincy Poindexter, Landry Fields, James Hardin and others to the pros after their great 2009 season, the Pac 10/12 has been at the bottom of the BCS conferences in basketball. Show More Summary
THE FACTS: Reserves Rodrigue Beaubois, Brandan Wright and Darren Collison rallied the Dallas Mavericks to a 96-86 victory Friday against the visiting Cleveland Cavaliers. Those three players accounted for all of the Mavericks' points in a decisive 17-4 run to start the fourth quarter, giving surging Dallas (31-34) its fifth win in six games. Show More Summary
It was the second quarter Sunday in Dallas, and the Mavericks had the following five guys on the court: Chris Kaman, Shawn Marion, Vince Carter, O.J. Mayo and Darren Collison. Quite honestly, you would never think “Mavericks” about any of them. Show More Summary
THE FACTS: Darren Collison hit a 3-pointer with 31.9 seconds left, joining six Dallas teammates in double figures to help the Mavericks open the second half of their season with a 111-105 victory over the Orlando Magic Sunday.
Darren Collison will face off against one of his former college teammates on Friday night, as the Dallas Mavericks (17-23) host the Oklahoma City Thunder (31-8) at the American Airlines Center, with the opening tip scheduled for 9:30 p.m. Show More Summary
Darren Collison now runs the floor where J.J. Barea was the spark that helped rally the Dallas Mavericks to their first championship two seasons ago. Dallas’ new point guard made sure one of his predecessors didn’t finish off another comeback Monday night. Collison led six players in double figures with 23 points and the Mavericks matched their [...]
THE FACTS: Darren Collison, O.J. Mayo and Elton Brand fueled a sizzling shooting performance by the Dallas Mavericks in a wire-to-wire 113-98 victory over the slumping Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday at the American Airlines Center. Collison scored 23 points and Mayo and Brand added 20 apiece as the trio shot a combined 25-for-35 from the field.
We've been waiting for a game like this from Elton Brand. The timing couldn't have been any better. Brand scored a season-high 20 points off the bench and Darren Collison and O.J. Mayo combined for 43 points as the Dallas Mavericks won their third-straight game with a 113-98 victory over a depleted Minnesota Timberwolves squad. Show More Summary
THE FACTS: Vince Carter scored 23 points, O.J. Mayo and Darren Collison each had 15 to help the Dallas Mavericks break a six-game losing streak, 103-94 over the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night. The Mavericks outscored the Wizards 35-19 in the third quarter. Show More Summary
Vince Carter scored 23 points, O.J. Mayo and Darren Collison each added 15 to help the Dallas Mavericks break their six-game losing streak with a 103-94 win over the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night. When the Wizards, who are now 4-25, took a 14-point lead early in the second quarter, Dallas, which had arrived in Washington [...]
Yesterday, the Dallas Mavericks traveled to Oklahoma City to face the Thunder, owners of the second best record in the NBA. A tough challenge indeed, especially given that the Mavs currently find themselves near the bottom of the Southwest Division (only the New Orleans Hornets have a worse record). As the clock wound down in [...]
Woulda been a lot cooler if this was a game-winner.
Darren Collison sent the Dallas Mavericks and Oklahoma City Thunder into overtime with one of the greatest shots you will ever witness. With the Mavs trailing 98-95 and just 02.2 seconds remaining on the clock, Shawn Marion inbounded the ball. Show More Summary
We have a new winner for all the "worst executed game-winning shot in NBA history" lists that I'm sure you'd love to make. Dallas Mavericks guard Darren Collison just tied his team's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder with a one-legged three-pointer at the buzzer after the Mavericks' inbounds pass went astray. Show More Summary
The Mavericks needed a miracle, down by three with two seconds left against the Thunder. And when the inbounds pass was mishandled, it looked like it was just not going to be. But then the ball got tipped to Darren Collison who did not have time to set and yet somehow still managed to drain a three-pointer to tie the game. Show More Summary
When the Dallas Mavericks missed out on Deron Williams during the 2012 period of free agency, many expected a down year in Texas. With the swift action taken to acquire point guard Darren Collison from the Indiana Pacers, however, optimism began to mount. Show More Summary
Out with the new, in with the old? The Dallas Mavericks signed 38-year-old point guard Derek Fisher earlier this month to bolster a position they had supposedly addressed in the offseason with Darren Collison. After losing his starting...Show More Summary