Dirk Nowitzki leaving the Dallas Mavericks would be a long shot, but that won't stop Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle from doing everything he can to make sure the face of the franchise doesn't depart. Nowitzki has a player optionShow More Summary
Dallas is down 3-1 to the OKC Thunder. Which means that D-Will's "season" could literally be one more game. The post Rick Carlisle Says Deron Williams is ‘Done For The Year’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
“We’re down 10.”
Oklahoma City Thunder leading scorer Kevin Durant said Saturday he was "surprised" to hear comments from Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle about OKC's physical play. Anthony Slater of the Oklahoman passed along Durant's response...Show More Summary
Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle voiced his displeasure with what he termed "non-basketball physical escalations" by the Oklahoma City Thunder, including superstar forward Kevin Durant, ahead of Game 4 of their first-round playoff...Show More Summary
Game 3 of the Dallas Mavericks-Oklahoma City Thunder series got chippy on Thursday -- Raymond Felton got really frustrated trying to box out Steven Adams, for example. On Friday, Dallas coach Rick Carlisle said he was "concerned" about...Show More Summary
The Dallas Mavericks' playoff run has hit a snag, as point guard Deron Williams is dealing with a sports hernia. Continue for updates. Williams Doubtful for Monday's Game Sunday, April 17 Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle said Williams...Show More Summary
The Thunder have a clear talent advantage over the Mavericks in a first round series, but Rick Carlisle and Dirk Nowitzki will always make things tough. The I-35 rivalry between the Dallas Mavericks and Oklahoma City Thunder hasn't taken off quite like the one between Dallas and San Antonio. Show More Summary
Good morning. We have that and more in Tuesday's NBA newsletter. Good morning. Let's basketball. BIG D: The Mavericks, against all odds, have made the playoffs again. Rick Carlisle deserves a statue at this point. Dallas beat Utah to clinch a spot in the West derby, and because the Rockets also won that puts the Jazz in a very difficult position. Show More Summary
Why Rick Carlisle honored Bill Fitch with a bench at the Hall of Fame
Rajon Rondo's short stay with the Mavericks ended for good when Rick Carlisle benched him in Game 2 of last year's first round series and dismissed him from the team with a "back injury." The team even voted for him not to receive his playoff share after losing in five games. Show More Summary
Mavericks point guard Deron Williams was given a technical foul by referee David Jones during last night’s game against the Pistons. According to Mavs head coach Rick Carlisle, the tech was only called because Jones went out of his way to bait Williams. Read more...
‘I’ve never seen anything like that in my years in this league.’
The Portland Trail Blazers have overachieved all season long after their starting lineup was dismantled over the summer, and head coach Terry Stotts has rightly drawn praise now that his team is in the thick of the Western Conference...Show More Summary
Following his release from the Boston Celtics, veteran forward David Lee will sign with the Dallas Mavericks on Monday. Dwain Price of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram noted Sunday that Dallas head coach Rick Carlisle said the MavericksShow More Summary
Carlisle: “My ping-pong brethren would be disappointed with his serve.”
Following the Cleveland Cavaliers' surprise firing of David Blatt as their head coach on Friday, coaches from around the NBA are speaking out about the decision. Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle, who is president of the NBA Coaches'...Show More Summary
Just a few days after being blown out at home by the reigning NBA champion Golden State Warriors, the first-place Cleveland Cavaliers (...)
Salah Mejri is a 29-year-old Mavericks rookie who surprisingly made the roster over Samuel Dalembert but has spent most of the year in a suit, playing just six games. On Friday, though, Rick Carlisle inserted him into the game down 15 points with seven minutes left, because... Show More Summary
Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle has decided to rest Dirk Nowitzki and three other starters against the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night because of the minutes they logged in a double-overtime game a night earlier.