Dallas Mavericks...Swept....

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Dallas Mavericks

 

Mavericks react to season-ending sweep

by JOE TRAHAN

WFAA

Posted on May 6, 2012 at 6:16 PM

Updated yesterday at 6:17 PM 

 

The Dallas Mavericks. They were on top of the world as NBA champs a year ago.  On Sunday, players and fans are wondering what went wrong in just 12 months.

It doesn't seem like that long ago when Dirk Nowitzki was singing "We are the Champions," but with the way Oklahoma City swept them out of the playoffs, the truth is the Mavs are nowhere near being a championship-caliber team.  Trailing 0-3 in the series, we all knew the end was near. But the Thunder erasing a 13-point fourth quarter deficit made it seem that much more sudden.

The Mavs looked old and out-manned, and when we met with players and coaches Sunday after their exit interviews, they knew full well it's time for an overhaul.  Local product Derron Williams will be one of the Mavs' targets once free agency begins in July.

Mark Cuban broke up his title team after last season, so he now has financial flexibility to go after a "big fish" like Williams.

E-mail jtrahan@wfaa.com 

 
 
 
No Back-To-Back championships this year...Oh well, on to next season.... 

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Great blog and great job. Keep up the good work and good luck to you this year. Thanks.
May 07, 2012 04:34 AM #1
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Joe Jackson
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Simply amazing the NBA champs ousted in round one by OKC    what a series

May 07, 2012 04:34 AM #2
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Good morning Josh,

Thank you, have a great week!

May 07, 2012 04:36 AM #3
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Good morning Joe,

It was a sad sweep for their fans...

May 07, 2012 04:38 AM #4
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They were didn't look good in the series. better luck next year. My team is in the looking good against Atlanta. We'll see if age catches up with them, like it did Dallas.

May 07, 2012 04:43 AM #5
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Good morning Joe,

It will be interesting to see who survives the playoffs for the big game!

May 07, 2012 04:45 AM #6
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There will always be another season.  Have an outstanding spring as home buyers take advantage of the attractive prices and record low mortgage interest rates.

May 07, 2012 06:07 AM #7
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Hello Roy,

True, true...it was a sad turn after last year's big victory - oh well!

May 07, 2012 03:45 PM #8
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Shar Sitter
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Okay but you could have the MN Timberwoles! Much worse. LOL

May 07, 2012 07:22 PM #9
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Marco Giancola
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Hi Lisa-the Miami Heat is what happenend to the Mavericks-LOL-I actually have no idea about this subject:)

May 08, 2012 03:24 AM #10
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Wayne Martin
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What a difference a year makes. From the top of the mountain to the floor of the valley! Cuban is a smart owner and will correcct the situation! Enjoy your day!

May 08, 2012 04:29 AM #11
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Good morning Shar,

True, true...sorry, I know it could have been worse for Dallas fans!  LOL

May 08, 2012 06:50 AM #12
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Good morning Marco,

LOL - is the Heat still in the run?

May 08, 2012 06:50 AM #13
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Good morning Wayne,

It's all just a game, but an expensive one!

May 08, 2012 06:51 AM #14
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Conrad Allen
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Hi Lisa.  I feel your pain.  It is tough to go from champions to also rans.  Mark Cuban strikes me as a very strange dude.

May 09, 2012 03:15 AM #15
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Good morning Conrad,

According to some fans, the title on this blog should have been "wept" instead of "swept".  Mark Cuban does stir up a lot of interesting conversations!

May 09, 2012 04:41 AM #16
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