“Bounce back” is the tweet Luka Doncic sent out after the media was informed he wouldn’t be joining them in the Mavs locker room for post-game interviews. That is exactly what this team will have to do after a pretty dismal performance against the Clippers last night. It was a perfect storm of poor shooting and great physical defense that led to the Mavericks 114-99 loss, their first loss in 5 games.
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It’s starting to get redundant to say that Luka Doncic had a historic night but guess what? Luka Doncic had a historic night last night. Luka Doncic destroyed a depleted Golden State roster throwing down yet another triple double, his seventh in 14 games, with 35 points, 10 rebounds, and 11 assists in only 25 minutes en route to a 142-94 win. Continue reading “About Last Night: Doncic Makes History vs. Depleted Warriors”
LeBron James and Anthony Davis came to town last night to duel with Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis at the AAC. It was a great game, particularly the fourth quarter, its just too bad the refs missed it.
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There are several reasons why getting a win in Denver last night would have been a big deal.
- The Lakers, Clippers, and Grizzlies had all lost so the Western Conference rankings were ready to climb
- The Mavericks had lost 2 very winnable games against the Suns & Kings
- This would be the 2nd time this season that the Mavericks would beat a #1 seed team in the west.
- This was the beginning of a 4-game Western Conference road trip.
There were plenty of storylines converging heading into Sunday night’s game versus the Clippers in Dallas.
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On paper, tonight’s game against the Brooklyn Nets isn’t the most exciting match-up. This means some fans might need a reason or two to pay attention, how about four?