February 26, 2021

Dallas Mavericks

It was all about the last second shots and this time Maverick Luka Doncic slammed the scorer's table in joy, not anger. Doncic hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 0.1 seconds remaining — his second go-ahead 3 in the final minute — and the Mavs avoided collapse against the Celtics....
"The playing of the National Anthem is a time-honored tradition and the Dallas Stars will continue to perform the Star-Spangled Banner prior to our games at American Airlines Center," the Stars said in a statement....
For the first time in 11 months the Dallas Mavericks played before home fans and they gave them quite a show. Kristaps Porzingis had 27 points and Luka Doncic scored 26 in their win over the Minnesota Timberwolves....
A power forward acquired by the Mavericks during the offseason is among three NBA players fined a total of $85,000 on Friday for their roles in a scuffle during a game between Charlotte and Dallas....