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Are The Mavs Following A Building Blueprint?

Are The Mavs Following A Building Blueprint?

A recent quote from Donnie Nelson reaffirms his belief that when it comes to free agency, 'Dallas is an A market.' There is a lack of evidence to support this perspective, which causes us to wonder if the Mavs' 'quick rebuild' even includes the right tools. We compare notes from inside Mavs HQ to examine ways to fix this blueprint - and to avoid a 'Treadmill-of-Mediocrity' roster:

Since the end of last season and building up to last June's NBA Draft, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban vowed repeatedly to oversee a "quick rebuild" of the roster. He expressed once again his distaste for the "Treadmill of Mediocrity.'' But he did one new thing: Tony Cubes talked of "making noise in the playoffs,'' which is code for "somehow getting there and not getting crushed 4-1 by OKC... Recommended Stories

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