DALLAS Teams

Greg Wyshynski ESPN 

Jim Montgomery is Jamie Benn's fifth head coach in the NHL with the Dallas Stars. "So this isn't new for me," he said after appearing on stage with the team at the NHL Draft. "You never want to do that in nine years. But it's a business. Hopefully [Montgomery] is the last coach I have here."

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

A Mavs source says Luka Doncic is unlikely to play in the Las Vegas summer league. The Mavs don't want to overwork Doncic in the wake of a long EuroLeague season that ended earlier this week.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

As far as ESPN's draft analytics model is concerned, there was plenty of value to be found in the second round last night. In addition to these, the Mavericks picked up two talented players very late in Ray Spalding (Analytics Rank: 24) and Kostas Antetokounmpo (30).

Stephen A.: Doncic, Young 'will be linked for years to come' (1:17)

2018 Post-draft reactions

Brian Windhorst, Tim MacMahon, Andrew Han and Jackie MacMullan offer reactions to the Luka Doncic trade (2:45), other draft surprises (19:15), the implications on free agency (22:55), the next steps in the Kawhi situation (38:40) and picks they liked (44:50).

Doncic's whirlwind draft experience (1:23)

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Minor cap ramifications for Dallas moving 5 to 3 to select Luka Doncic. The cap hit for Doncic will be $6.6M and not $5.4M had the Mavericks stayed at 5.

Doncic drafted by Hawks, traded to Mavs (2:01)

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

A source said the Hawks asked the Mavericks for future picks in swapping Kent Bazemore for Wesley Matthews Jr. in the teams' discussion about Dallas moving up for No. 5 to No. 3 in the draft.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Donnie Nelson downplays likelihood of Mavs moving up in draft. "We feel real confident where we're at, and that's probably the way it will play out."

Riddick picks best NFL team for Earl Thomas (1:02)
Odor homers after 2-game absence (0:25)