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Inside Mavs: 'Simplicity' & The Corner 3

Rick Carlisle approached the trio of Dirk, Vince and Trix as they stretched before Friday's Mavs practice. 'You know, between the four of us,' the coach said, 'we've got like 90 years of NBA experience.' Dallas is about to put that to use against the Spurs - with emphasis on BBIQ, 'simplicity' and the corner 3. Premium Access to Practice:

The Underdog Role The Dallas Mavericks, to a man, used different words to express the exact same two concepts on Friday in preparation for the Round 1 meeting with San Antonio. Concept 1: Don't be overwhelmed by "underdog'' talk. Concept 2: KISS. "The standings," Monta Ellis said, "are zero-zero." Added Shawn Marion: "It's a new season, a clean slate right now. Don't nobody have a... Recommended Stories