2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
42-40, 2nd in Southwest
Rocky Widner/NBAE/Getty Images

Could bottom fall from Mavericks?

Dallas hasn't had a losing season since 1999-2000, the year that Mark Cuban bought the team midseason. Kevin Pelton, using ESPN's real plus-minus, isn't sure that Rick Carlisle can keep that streak going this season. Projected W-L records for 2016-17 (Insider)

With 13th pick in draft, Mavs would ...

Andrew Bogut isn't the long-term answer at center given his age and injury history. Chad Ford sees Dallas selecting 6-foot-10 Marques Bolden, the Duke freshman who played in nearby DeSoto. Mock Draft 1.0 (Insider)

AP Photo/Eric Gay

Bogut rips Olympic hoop referees

Andrew Bogut fouled out of Australia's one-point loss to Spain on Sunday. As reported by Jon Ralph from Down Under, Bogut was quite miffed with the officiating, specifically regarding Pau Gasol: "The superman dived into me, and the referees bought it." Herald Sun

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Gold medalist Harrison Barnes in the Olympics: 17 points, 6-13 FG, 7 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals in 31 minutes.

Ethan Miller/Getty Images

A quiet Rio Sunday for Harrison Barnes

The former Tar Heel scored two points playing six minutes in Team USA's gold-medal win on Sunday. He played 31 minutes in four games during the tournament. Barnes' new Mavs teammate, Andrew Bogut, fouled out of Australia's 89-88 bronze-medal loss to Spain, managing two points and five rebounds in 14 minutes. Team USA saves best for last

Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports

Coach K brought W's back to Team USA

A win for Team USA in Sunday's Rio gold-medal game vs. Serbia would be a record 76th straight for the national team. All of them under Mike Krzyzewski, which is no coincidence to Marc Stein. Pride restored to Team USA


Can Aussies claim first hoop medal?

Andrew Bogut and Australia will face Spain in Rio's men's basketball bronze-medal game on Sunday morning. The Aussies are 0-3 in Olympic bronze games, losing to Team USA in 1988 and to Lithuania in 1996 and 2000.


A difficult night for Andrew Bogut

And for the entire Australia men's basketball team. Bogut had as many fouls as points (four) and grabbed only one rebound playing 23 minutes in the Aussies' 87-61 semifinal loss to Serbia on Friday. Australia will play Spain for the bronze medal on Sunday. Game recap


Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Wesley Matthews is taking 70 kids from the Boys & Girls Club on a back-to-school shopping spree at Academy Sports + Outdoors.


Aussie men seek 1st olympic hoop medal

Andrew Bogut and Australia will face Serbia in Friday's second men's basketball semifinal. ESPN Stats & Info notes the Aussie men have never earned an Olympic medal in the sport. Australia beat Serbia by 15 in group play.

Noah Graham/Getty Images

Barnes gives new definition to '12th man'

Harrison Barnes, the Mavericks' new $94 million man, has rarely seen the court for Team USA. He appears to be taking the high road, as told to Kevin Sherrington in Rio: "My job is to stay ready." Dallas Morning News


Team USA, Spain are familiar Oly foes

Team USA and Spain will match up in Friday's Rio men's basketball semifinals along with Australia and Serbia. This will mark the fourth consecutive Summer Games in which the Americans and Spaniards have met on the court.

Robert Cianflone/Getty Images

Fouls hamper Bogut in Aussie rout

Andrew Bogut collected four fouls, one short of disqualification in international play, and played only 20 minutes in Australia's 90-64 quarterfinal win over Lithuania on Wednesday morning. He had six points, seven rebounds and seven assists. Game recap

AP Photo/Eric Gay

On second thought, Aussies are pretty good

Marc Stein originally ranked Andrew Bogut and Australia eighth in the men's basketball field at Rio. Stein has drastically amended that heading into Wednesday's quarterfinals. Redo on Rio rankings

Team Stats

Points Per Game102.316th
Rebounds Per Game43.119th
Assists Per Game22.118th
Points Allowed102.614th

Team History


ESPN Fan Shop Powered By

  • adidas Youth Dallas Mavericks Dirk Nowitzki #41 Alternate Navy Replica JerseyShop

  • adidas Youth Dallas Mavericks climalite Blue Performance T-ShirtShop