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Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks handles the ball against the Brooklyn Nets' Paul Pierce on March 23, 2014 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Small Nets Shock Mavericks With Big Comeback

That’s right. Jason Kidd, on his 41st birthday, outwitted the Dallas’ Rick Carlisle, a championship coach, with the game on the line.

03/24/2014

Nets shooting guard Joe Johnson. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Johnson, Nets Edge Mavericks 107-104 In OT

Joe Johnson scored 22 points, including the tying layup in regulation and the go-ahead 3-pointer in overtime to lead the Brooklyn Nets past the Mavericks 107-104 Sunday night in Jason Kidd’s return to Dallas as a coach.

03/23/2014

Carmelo Anthony (L) of the New York Knicks loses the ball against Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks (C) and teammate Shawn Marion (R) during their NBA game February 24, 2014 at Madison Square Garden. (Credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Mavericks Beat Knicks On Lucky-Bounce Jumper

Dirk Nowitzki’s 19-foot jumper bounced up and then fell in as time expired, giving the Dallas Mavericks a 110-108 victory over the New York Knicks on Monday night.

02/25/2014

J.R. Smith (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

J.R. Smith Fined $50K For Shoe-Untying Antics

Smith was caught untying Dallas forward Shawn Marion’s sneaker Sunday. The NBA said that he received a warning from the league Tuesday and then “attempted to repeat the action” against Detroit.

01/08/2014

J.R. Smith (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Report: NBA Could Punish J.R. Smith For Sneaker Shenanigans

The NBA could slap Smith with some form of punishment for untying Shawn Marion’s shoe during a Mavericks free-throw attempt on Sunday, according to the New York Post.

01/07/2014

J.R. Smith (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

WATCH: J.R. Smith Unties Opponent’s Shoe During Knicks-Mavs

Smith’s hijinks occurred during a free-throw attempt by Dirk Nowitski, when he was subbed in with 2:08 left in the first half and promptly bent over to yank on the laces of Shawn Marion.

01/06/2014

(Photo from Gisele Bundchen's Facebook Page)

TTYM: Tom Brady Is The Cowardly Lion And The Dallas Mavericks Spoof ‘The Fox’

  by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. In this week’s That Thing You Missed a sea lion steals lunch, a sports reporter does Ron Burgundy, the Mavericks have lost their minds and Tom Brady doesn’t care what you think about […]

11/01/2013

Chris Douglas-Roberts (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Knicks Sign Veteran Guard Chris Douglas-Roberts, Waive Justin Brownlee

Douglas-Roberts played six games for the Dallas Mavericks last season and another 16 for the Texas Legends, their NBA Development League affiliate. He averaged 17.9 points for the Legends.

10/02/2013

Elton Brand of the Dallas Mavericks blocks out Luis Scola of the Phoenix Suns. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Report: Knicks Preparing An Offer To Power Forward Elton Brand

According to a report, the New York Knicks are preparing an offer to free agent power forward Elton Brand.

07/02/2013

Jason Kidd (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jason Kidd Announces Retirement From NBA After 19-Year Career

Legendary Nets and Knicks point guard Jason Kidd has retired from the NBA after a storied 19-year career.

06/03/2013

Mark Cuban (Photo by Danny Bollinger/NBAE via Getty Images) and Mikhail Prokhorov (Photo by Jennifer Pottheiser/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavs Owner Mark Cuban Rips Nets For Salary-Cap Approach

Eccentric Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban didn’t take the bait when asked about Deron Williams’ decision to remain with the Nets instead of joining the Mavericks. Instead, he ripped the Nets for their approach to the salary cap.

03/21/2013

Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams drives against Mike James of the Dallas Mavericks on March 20, 2013 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Danny Bollinger/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Road-Warrior Nets Forging Tough, Physical Identity

A perilous eight-game swing west of Brooklyn? Forget those warnings of impending doom from both critics and fans — like me.

03/21/2013

The Nets’ Joe Johnson, left, drives against the Mavericks’ Jae Crowder on March 20, 2013 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas. (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets’ Lopez And Williams Dismantle Mavericks In Dallas

Brook Lopez is just like Deron Williams. He enjoys visiting Dallas, too.

03/20/2013

Dallas Mavericks v Brooklyn Nets

Lichtenstein: No Explanation For Nets’ Lack Of Energy In Loss To Mavs

I can’t imagine a worse stench could possibly be emanated Saturday night from Chicago’s United Center than that which permeated the Barclays Center during the Nets’ gruesome 98-90 loss to Dallas last night.

03/02/2013

The Nets’ Deron Williams, right, drives against Dallas’ Jae Crowder during the teams’ meeting on March 1, 2013, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Vinsanity Comes Back To Haunt Nets; Carter Powers Mavs To Victory

Dirk Nowitzki and former Nets guard Vince Carter each scored 20 points, and the Dallas Mavericks avoided another late collapse by holding off Brooklyn 98-90 on Friday night.

03/01/2013

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