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2011-06-16 17:35:00

REIMS, France, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dallas Mavericks celebrated their first NBA Championship title with Armand de Brignac ("Ace of Spades") Champagne on Sunday night at LIV Fontainebleau, Miami, FL. NBA Finals MVP Dirk Nowitzki, team owner Mark Cuban and Dallas Mavericks teammates including Jason Terry, Brian Cardinal, and Shawn Marion marked their victory in grand style with 100 bottles of Armand de Brignac Champagne, including a giant celebratory Gold bottle. (Photo:...

2011-06-10 00:00:28

The Miami Heat vs Dallas Mavericks games of the 2011 NBA Finals will surely be explosive. Watch live NBA Finals 2011 online with 24/7 full coverage and follow each team, each game in Live Basketball Channel. Catch all the action and excitement and view live basketball streaming games in HD. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 09, 2011 The 2011 NBA Finals will be the championship series of the 2010"“11 NBA season and the conclusion of the season's playoffs. The Dallas Mavericks vs Miami Heats...

2009-11-23 11:29:00

World Champions Venus Williams and Lauryn Williams, MLB star Curtis Granderson, NBA All-Stars Dwight Howard and Dirk Nowitzki, NFL star Justin Tuck form core "Dream Team For Public Service" for prestigious Jefferson Award SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ronnie Lott, NFL Hall of Famer and founder of All Stars Helping Kids, today announced the ten "Dream Team For Public Service" winners from 53 nominees selected for the Jefferson Awards for Public Service, which will...

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...

2009-05-20 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...

2009-05-13 13:08:59

Cleveland's LeBron James was a unanimous choice for the All-NBA First Team, which included Los Angeles's Kobe Bryant for the seventh time in eight seasons. Along with James and Bryant, Orlando's Dwight Howard, Dallas's Dirk Nowitzki and Miami's Dwyane Wade were voted to the first team. James, who was also selected as the NBA's most valuable player this season, was the only unanimous choice. Bryant was listed as a first-teamer on 119 ballots and Howard on 116 by the 122 sportswriters and...

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...

2009-05-09 23:18:30

The former husband of a woman arrested at the home of Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki says she stuck him with $330,000 in debt. Nowitzki has avoided reporters and made no comment on Cristal Taylor's arrest. He returned to the court for the first time since the arrest Saturday, with the Mavericks dropping their third game in a row to the Denver Nuggets in their Western Conference semifinal series. James Westerhaus told The Dallas Morning News he divorced Taylor because of her...

2009-05-09 20:54:45

Carmelo Anthony's 3-pointer with one second left Saturday boosted Denver to a 106-105 win over Dallas and a 3-0 lead in their Western Conference semifinal. Anthony, who sank just 9-of-24 shots, had recorded a dunk to cut Denver's deficit to 105-103 with 28.5 seconds left. Chauncey Billups led the Nuggets with 32 points, three assists and three rebounds. Despite his game-long shooting woes, Anthony scored 31 points with eight rebounds. Kenyon Martin scored 12 with four rebounds, and J.R. Smith...

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  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
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