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 lift from their one-two punch, Dončić and Brunson, accounting for 73 of 112 points. The Mavs surpassed their threes with 14 by the end of the first half – compared to the 11 … Continue reading Mavericks blow double-digit lead and lose Game 2 in heartbreaking fashion

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. Continue reading 4 Observations in Game 1 Loss

Jason Kidd Continues Coaching Adjustments Into the Playoffs

In the latter half of the season, fans got to see the Dallas Mavericks hit their stride and win more games due largely in part to Jason Kidd’s coaching adjustments. Throughout the regular season, Kidd has made coaching adjustments in various aspects on the court. That includes lineups, drawn up plays against the opposing team’s schemes, and called timeouts in the flow of the game. Continue reading Jason Kidd Continues Coaching Adjustments Into the Playoffs