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    Mavs Donuts: Jazz At Dallas + The Heavy Load

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Mavs Monday Donuts: The Final Countdown

Mavs Monday Donuts: The Final Countdown

DALLAS - Amid more tinkering, Dallas' roster is ready to open vs. the Spurs. There are familiar people and familiar patterns, there are also unique and versatile pieces worthy of experimentation, and there is the look of a 50-win-plus team, a legit threat to crash the top-four-teams-in-the-West party. Mavs Donuts!

Mavs Donuts: Profiles Of A Contender

Mavs Donuts: Profiles Of A Contender

'We’re a relatively new group that understands we’ve got to earn the right to win, and we’ve got to start by how we compete and how we play together,' Carlisle says. 'And from there we’ve got to build it up as the season goes along.' Here, player by player, are the builders, in Mavs Donuts:

Mavs Rotation: How To Decipher It

Mavs Rotation: How To Decipher It

A new season. New players. A new starting lineup. New rotations. How will they all fit in? Who will do what? What can we expect? Based on how the Mavs managed their preseason, here are a few possible answers to some of those burning questions as we head to to the opener ... and beyond.

Mavs + Barea: Inside Dallas' Interest Level

Mavs + Barea: Inside Dallas' Interest Level

As of early Sunday, J.J. Barea's circumstances with Minnesota were 'not on our radar,' according to a Mavs source. But Barea's long-standing desire to return to Dallas might be changing that. The hoops the Mavs will have to jump through to make this happen - and whether they should bother.

Mavs Donuts: Weekend Warriors - And A Threat

Mavs Donuts: Weekend Warriors - And A Threat

'We're ready for practice on Sunday, and then we'll be ready for practice on Monday,' Rick Carlisle said as the Mavs closed the preseason with a blowout win at Orlando. 'And then we'll be ready.' And you know what? That almost sounds like a threat - in a good way.

Mavs Monta: Is Ellis Promising A Non-Opt Out?

Mavs Monta: Is Ellis Promising A Non-Opt Out?

'My family loves it here,' Monta Ellis says. 'I’d love to retire here. My wife loves it, it’s good for her … I love the city of Dallas, I like how they’ve embraced me.' And in Monta's remarks comes an impression he loves it so much he might not opt out of his contract this summer. Let's go inside this story:

Mavs Donuts: How's Rick Not Rank Atop Best?

Mavs Donuts: How's Rick Not Rank Atop Best?

DALLAS - Mavs Donuts: How's Rick Not Rank Among Best? ... Monta's 'promise'? ... The Lakers being strangled by The Mamba ... RJ on Mavs 'quality,' Jameer readying for emotions, a plan for Renaldo Balkman, and a formula for Mavs contention ... Fresh-baked Donuts!

Source: Mavs Pursuing Balkman For D-League

Source: Mavs Pursuing Balkman For D-League

DALLAS - Renaldo Balkman is looking for a way back to the NBA, and sources tell DB.com that the Mavs are working to provide that path with a signing of the former first-rounder and then a likely assignment to the D-League.

Mavs Formula? Top-5 Offense, Top-10 Defense

Mavs Formula? Top-5 Offense, Top-10 Defense

DALLAS - LeBron thinks Dallas has a top-four offense. Carlisle thinks Dallas must have a top-10 defense. We think there's a formula that speaks to a very specific and positive result if the Mavs achieve both statistical goals.

Mavs Waive Yuki + Griffin; Frisco Plans

Mavs Waive Yuki + Griffin; Frisco Plans

DALLAS -- The Mavs are waiving Japanese point guard Yuki Togashi and as always was to be the deal, he's bound for Frisco. The club is also waiving forward Eric Griffin -- and the organization would like to keep him around, too.

Mavs Donuts: Semi-Live Bullets Over Memphis

Mavs Donuts: Semi-Live Bullets Over Memphis

Seven days separate us from the beginning of the Mavs' 2014-2015 NBA season and the quest to return to the land of fifty wins. The next time we see the Dallas at the AAC, live bullets will be flying. Monday against Memphis? Those were semi-live, and we fire some of our own in Mavs Donuts:

Mavs Monday Donuts: One Click. All Mavs

Mavs Monday Donuts: One Click. All Mavs

DALLAS - We serve up the Mavs Monday Donuts ... One Click. All Mavs. Inside the practices, the front office, and locker room and the games. Come inside with DallasBasketball.com!