Title Mavs tracker: Butler plays supporting role

The Mavericks aren’t in the playoffs for the first time since 2000, so we have to find something to fill the time this spring. Might as well keep up with the players from the Mavs’ title team who are scattered throughout the postseason. We’ll have daily updates as long as Mavs championship alums are still alive in the playoffs.

Caron Butler: Butler was a role player during the Clippers’ thrilling win over the Grizzlies. He scored nine points on 4-of-6 shooting and grabbed one rebound in 21 minutes. He watched from the bench as Chris Paul carried the Clippers during crunch time.