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2009-08-18 04:00:00

DALLAS, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Dallas-based Elevate Your Game, Inc. (EYG) announced Wednesday, September 16th as the date for its annual national coaches clinic. This year's event will again draw the top names in basketball, including Bill Self, Head Coach of the 2008 National Champion Kansas Jayhawks, Mark Turgeon, Head Coach of the Texas A&M Aggies and renowned NBA Coach, Del Harris, as instructors. Harris will also be honored as the first recipient of the organization's...

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2009-07-24 14:11:08

The bitter feud between Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and former coach Don Nelson is not over, the Dallas Morning News said. The newspaper said the men were barely speaking when Nelson, also the team's general manager, left in March 2005. After a two-day court proceeding in June 2008 that presented 200 pages of testimony before arbitrator Glen M. Ashworth, a retired judge, Nelson was awarded $6.3 million in back wages on July 31 and $800,000 for attorney fees, amounting to roughly $30,000...

2009-07-21 18:12:17

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban allegedly moved $50 million from a Dallas arena to make up for his team's shortfalls, Ross Perot Jr. alleges in a lawsuit. Cuban -- who beat an insider-trading charge from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission last week -- should have instead shared that money between the arena's partners, including Perot's Hillwood Center Partners, Hillwood alleges in the lawsuit filed in state district court in Dallas. Cuban, in return, accuses Perot of being a...

2009-07-20 16:26:11

Guard Steve Nash has agreed to a two-year contract extension with the Phoenix Suns, The Arizona Republic reported Monday. The deal, which would keep Nash with the NBA club through the 2011-12 season, is for about $22 million, the newspaper said, citing Nash's agent. About $6 million would be pushed to the two years after the contract ends. The 35-year-old, six-time All-Star averaged 15.7 points and 9.7 assists last season, and 14.4 points and 8.0 assists in 13 seasons with Phoenix and...

2009-07-07 21:18:07

The Detroit Pistons are expected to name long-time NBA assistant John Kuester their next head coach, various media reported Tuesday. The reports say Kuester, who has been an assistant for six different NBA teams since 1995, including the Cleveland Cavaliers the past two seasons, is working out terms of a contract with the Pistons. The Pistons reportedly chose Kuester, 54, over former Dallas Mavericks coach Avery Johnson and Doug Collins, a former NBA star who also coached Chicago, Detroit...

2009-07-06 12:58:55

Veteran Dallas Mavericks point guard Jason Kidd will stick with the NBA club for three more years, The Dallas Morning News reported Monday. The 36-year-old free agent reportedly had been considering moving on, with the New York Knicks said to be in contention for his services. Team owner Mark Cuban said the contract will be worth more than $25 million, the Morning News said. The Mavericks went 50-32 in Kidd's first full season with the team since being acquired from the New Jersey Nets. He...

2009-06-24 20:30:08

The Dallas Mavericks traded first-round draft picks with Portland Wednesday and picked up a second-round choice in the process. Dallas had owned the 22nd pick in Thursday's draft and gave that to Portland in exchange for both the 24th and 56th choices. In addition, the Mavericks will receive the lesser of Portland's second-round picks next year. The depth of the second tier in this year's draft has given us the opportunity to trade down and not lose ground in terms of talent, said Dallas...

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2009-05-20 12:04:23

The ex-girlfriend of Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki says she is pregnant with his child and they had planned to get married on July 18th. Cristal Taylor told Wednesday's Dallas Morning News that she blames Nowitzki's longtime German coach for ordering an investigation into her past and turning Nowitzki against her. Taylor, 37, spoke by telephone from Beaumont, Texas, where she is jailed on an outstanding warrant stemming from a 2006 felony theft charge, the Morning News reported. The...

2009-05-12 00:07:42

Dirk Nowitzki had 44 points Monday, 19 in the fourth quarter, and the Dallas Mavericks beat Denver 119-117 to stay alive in the Western Conference semifinals. Nowitzki went 14-for-25 from the field and pulled down 12 rebounds. He sank a pair of free throws with 8.3 seconds left to play to help the Mavericks force Game 5 in Denver Wednesday, with the Nuggets up 3-1. Josh Howard had 21 points and 11 rebounds for Dallas. The Mavericks and Nuggets combined to draw seven technical fouls and two...

2009-05-11 07:00:00

Statistics, Video Highlights and In-Game Play By Play Anticipated in First Professional Team Interactive TV Widget DALLAS and PLANO, Texas, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dallas Mavericks and BIAP, Inc. announced today an agreement to develop the first ever professional sports Team Widget for the NBA's Dallas Mavericks. This TV Widget will be available to all video operators deploying the EBIF platform. Jointly producing the Team Widget, the companies will develop a template that is scalable...