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Mavericks blow double-digit lead and lose Game 2 in heartbreaking fashion

This game was a tale of two halves.  In the first half, the Mavericks showed the resilience they’ve displayed after losing by 20 points. They knocked down their shots, got an incredible offensive […]

4 Observations in Game 1 Loss

After taking down the #1 seed Phoenix Suns in the semifinals, the Mavericks’ new opponent Golden State Warriors and their raucous fans were waiting for Luka Doncic and company. Many factors contributed to their 25-point loss 112-87 at Chase Center. The numbers weren’t pretty in this game. Here are some observations of Game 1.

4 observations that contributed to Mavs loss in Game 4

It’s easy to dissect the last two possessions in the fourth quarter that would’ve given the Mavericks a 3-point lead: one, if Powell made his two free throws with 19.8 seconds left — just like he made the previous two — and two, if Spencer Dinwiddie would’ve made the game winning 3-point attempt at the buzzer. If either of those plays broke right, the Mavericks would’ve held a commanding 3-1.