Category Archives: Dallas Mavericks

New Posts at Hickory High on Thunder-Mavericks and Pacers-Magic

Video breakdowns of the Thunder-Mavericks and Pacers-Magic Game 1s are up at, go check it out!

Indiana Pacers vs Orlando Magic

Oklahoma City Thunder vs Dallas Mavericks




First Round Series Previews at Hickory High

There’s a ton of great NBA Playoff info at Hickory High.  Video and statistical previews abound.  You’ll get more great tidbits there than anywhere else.  Go check it out:


Chicago Bulls vs Philadelphia 76ers

Miami Heat vs New York Knicks

Indiana Pacers vs Orlando Magic

Atlanta Hawks vs Boston Celtics


San Antonio Spurs vs Utah Jazz

Oklahoma City Thunder vs Dallas Mavericks

Los Angeles Lakers vs Denver Nuggets

Memphis Grizzlies vs Los Angeles Clippers

The Trailblazers Miscommunicate Their Way to a Win over the Mavericks

(AP Photo/Tim Sharp)

On Friday night, the Blazers and Mavericks played to a draw until LaMarcus Aldridge’s buzzer-beater decided the game in overtime.  However, before they got to that point, the Blazers defense had major trouble with the Mavericks’ pick-and-roll with Dirk as the screener.  Let’s take a look at the many miscommunications and missed rotations.

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Dallas Wins on Shawn Marion’s Defense and Chase Budinger’s Rough Night

(AP Photo/Eric Kayne)

In their game versus the Mavericks, the Rockets relied on a couple of end-of-game inbounds plays in their attempt to win the game.  Let’s look at what they ran and how the Mavs defended it.

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