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Mavs say Porzingis involved in incident in native Latvia

The Dallas Mavericks say Kristaps Porzingis was involved in an altercation at a nightclub in his native Latvia            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Ap, Latvia, Kristaps Porzingis, Porzingis


Dallas Mavericks star Kristaps Porzingis involved in altercation at club in Latvia

A video emerged showing a bloodied and angry Kristaps Porzingis outside of a club in Latvia, and the NBA and the Mavs are looking into the incident.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Dallas Mavericks, Nba, Latvia, Usa Today, Kristaps Porzingis, MAVS


Kristaps Porzingis apparently bloodied in Latvian street fight

Kristaps Porzingis's turbulent offseason continues. Video surfaced Sunday morning depicting what appears to be a post-fight scrum in Latvia involving the Dallas Mavericks' Porzingis: Porzingis, sporting a bloody cut above his eye, shoves a woman out of the way in the midst of the chaos. TMZ has reported that the fight took place while Porzingis was celebrating in his hometown of Liepaja, and was confronted by a group of Russians upset that Porzingis switched teams.
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Latvia, Kristaps Porzingis, Porzingis


With Tyronn Lue out, Lakers turn to new batch of coaching candidates

Now what? After a long search that seemed to be headed toward a predictable outcome, talks between the Lakers and Tyronn Lue reportedly broke down on Wednesday, leading both sides to walk away from bringing the championship-winning coach to Los Angeles. In Lue, the Lakers gave up on both the most successful coach in their search as well as the one who knows LeBron James the most intimately. With a reset, the Lakers are expected to keep Miami Heat assistant Juwan Howard in consideration, but othe...
Tags: New York, Milwaukee, Sports, Dallas Mavericks, Memphis Grizzlies, Sport, Soccer, Brooklyn, Nba, Philadelphia, Lebron James, Indiana Pacers, Orlando Magic, Memphis, Brooklyn Nets, Magic Johnson


New No. 1? Knicks sending Ewing to draft lottery, Ayton to rep Suns

Patrick Ewing, the No. 1 pick in the 1985 NBA Draft, will represent the New York Knicks at the 2019 NBA Draft lottery at the Hilton Chicago next Tuesday. The Knicks have drafted first only twice since 1965, including selecting Ewing out of Georgetown in a top 10 that also included Chris Mullin (seventh, Golden State Warriors), Detlef Schrempf (eighth, Dallas Mavericks) and Charles Oakley (ninth, Cleveland Cavaliers).
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Nba, New York Knicks, Ayton, Knicks, Georgetown, Charles Oakley, Ewing, Patrick Ewing, NBA Draft, Chris Mullin, Hilton Chicago


How a Mark Cuban-Backed Facial Recognition Firm Pushed To Get Driver License Photo Data

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: Now, emails obtained through a public records request provide insight into how facial recognition companies attempt to strike deals with local law enforcement as well as gain access to sensitive data on local residents. The emails show how a firm backed by Shark Tank judge, Dallas Mavericks owner, and billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban pushed a local police department to try and gain access to state driver's license photos to train its produ...
Tags: Boston, Massachusetts, Dallas Mavericks, Tech, Mark Cuban, Ed, Shark Tank, Ed Davis, Boston Police, Sniff, Michael Botieri, Jacob sniff, Suspect Technologies, Plymouth Police Department, Botieri


Rockets GM Daryl Morey agrees with Mark Cuban on Game 1 officiating

Rockets GM Daryl Morey agrees with Mark Cuban on Game 1 officiating originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Houston Rockets players and coaches were a bit frustrated with the officiating after their 104-100 loss to the Warriors in Game 1 of their second-round NBA playoff series. You can add Daryl Morey to the list. The Rockets general manager quote-tweeted Mark Cuban's earlier tweet about the Last Two-Minute Report that will drop Monday, and it appears he agrees with the Dallas Maverick...
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Nba, Rockets, Houston Rockets, Daryl Morey


The startup behind that deep-fake David Beckham video just raised $3M

The recent global campaign showing Malaria survivors speaking through David Beckham to help raise awareness around the Malaria Must Die initiative spooked a lot of people: The campaign has already exceeded 400 million impressions globally. But a behind-the-scenes video explains how the video was made: The campaign was a joint collaboration between RG/A, Ridley Scott Associates and the clever video startup Synthesia, for Malaria No More. And it turns out there’s a huge commercial imperat...
Tags: TC, Europe, UK, London, Youtube, Stanford, Dallas Mavericks, Advertising Agency, Social Media, Tech, Bbc, Artificial Intelligence, United Kingdom, David Beckham, Mark Cuban, Accenture


Nowitzki hints at 'next chapter' in letter to Mavericks fans

Dirk Nowitzki's NBA career might have ended earlier this month, but he still managed to score more points this weekend with a thank-you letter he penned to Dallas Mavericks fans. The 2011 NBA Finals MVP and 14-time All-Star posted the letter in an ad he took out in the Dallas Morning News, wrapping up his 21-year career into 21 heart-felt lines that read like a poem. Among the more touching lines: "From the moment I arrived in Dallas riding on this amazing roller coaster, you lifted me, sup...
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Nba, Dallas, Dallas Morning News, Nowitzki, Dirk Nowitzki, Mavericks, Wurzburg


Why Warriors aren't worried about Game 4's early start time in LA

While it's the first midday start for the team this season, Golden State had some curious losses during early starts -- particularly at home. Of the three losses in games starting at 5:30 p.m. PT, the Warriors fell to the lottery-bound Phoenix Suns and Dallas Mavericks by a combined 39 points.
Tags: News, La, Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Golden State Warriors, Golden State


Mavericks guard Hardaway has surgery for stress fracture

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Mavericks guard Tim Hardaway Jr. has undergone surgery for a stress fracture in his lower left leg and is expected to resume basketball activities before the start of training camp in September. The procedure announced Thursday came after Hardaway missed the last 11 games of the regular season. The sixth-year player […]
Tags: News, Sports, Dallas Mavericks, Ap, Dallas, Mavericks, Tim Hardaway Jr, Hardaway


LawNext Episode 35: Felicity Conrad, Cofounder and CEO of Paladin

Felicity Conrad is on a mission to help expand pro bono legal services. The legal technology company she cofounded, Paladin, helps corporations, law firms, law schools and legal service organizations streamline their pro bono programs, with the greater goal of helping them serve more clients in need and help close the gap in access to justice. Paladin has attracted some notable investors, including billionaire Mark Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks and host of the show Shark Tank,and also ...
Tags: New York, Law, Dallas Mavericks, Shark Tank, Paladin, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher Flom, Bob Ambrogi, Chicago Bar Foundation, Wilson Sonsini, ABA Legal Technology Resource Center, Felicity Conrad, Kristen Sonday, LawNext, LawNext Conrad, Paladin Conrad, NYU Law McGill University and Sciences Po Paris


Keeping Score: Who Owns the Worst Playoff Meltdown? It Almost Has to Be the Lightning

Tampa Bay had a regular season that ranked among the best ever in N.H.L. history. But this team will be remembered for a different reason after being swept by Columbus.
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Ice, Hockey, University Of Virginia, Tampa Bay Lightning, Seattle Mariners, Tampa Bay, Los Angeles Sparks, Playoff Games


Keeping Score: Who Owns the Worst Playoff Meltdown? It Could Soon Be the Lightning

Tampa Bay had a regular season that ranks among the best ever in N.H.L. history. But this team will be remembered for a different reason if it’s swept by Columbus.
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Ice, Hockey, University Of Virginia, Tampa Bay Lightning, Seattle Mariners, Tampa Bay, Los Angeles Sparks, Playoff Games


LawNext Episode 35: Felicity Conrad, Cofounder and CEO of Paladin

Felicity Conrad is on a mission to help expand pro bono legal services. The legal technology company she cofounded, Paladin, helps corporations, law firms, law schools and legal service organizations streamline their pro bono programs, with the greater goal of helping them serve more clients in need and help close the gap in access to justice. Paladin has attracted some notable investors, including billionaire Mark Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks and host of the show Shark Tank,and also ...
Tags: New York, Law, Dallas Mavericks, Shark Tank, Paladin, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher Flom, Chicago Bar Foundation, Wilson Sonsini, ABA Legal Technology Resource Center, Felicity Conrad, Kristen Sonday, LawNext, LawNext Conrad, Paladin Conrad, NYU Law McGill University and Sciences Po Paris, United Nations on International Criminal Court


Dirk Nowitzki pumps up crowd at Stars playoff game

Fresh off his retirement from the NBA, future Hall of Famer Dirk Nowitzki attended Monday night's Dallas Stars playoff game against Nashville.In the final minute of the first period, the Dallas Mavericks legend was captured on the jumbotron and did his part to help get the crowd riled up. Nowitzki was decked out in a Stars cap and T-shirt while waving a Stars towel. Unfortunately, Nowitzki's presence couldn't help bring a win to Dallas, as the Predators beat the Stars 3-1 to take a 2-1 lead i...
Tags: Facebook, Dallas Mavericks, Sport, Nba, Dallas, Nashville, Dallas Stars, Nowitzki, Dirk Nowitzki, Michael James, Famer Dirk Nowitzki


Predators Rally to Take 2-1 Series Lead Over the Stars

DALLAS — Mikael Granlund scored on a wrist shot from just inside the blue line with 8:19 left and the Nashville Predators, after blowing a two-goal lead, beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 on Monday night to take a 2-1 lead in their best-of-seven Western Conference playoff series. Granlund, acquired in a trade with Minnesota in late February, got the puck from Dante Fabbro after Kyle Turris won a faceoff against Stars captain Jamie Benn. Rocco Grimaldi scored in his second game in a row for the Pre...
Tags: Minnesota, Dallas Mavericks, Sport, Stars, Nba, Dallas, Nashville, Hockey, NHL, Dallas Stars, Nowitzki, Dirk Nowitzki, Nashville Predators, Tyler Seguin, Wayne Simmonds, P K Subban


Dirk Nowitizki tears up after tribute from rival Spurs before final NBA game

Dirk Nowitzki confirmed Tuesday what much of the NBA had anticipated most of the season, announcing his retirement in an emotional, star-packed ceremony during the Dallas Mavericks' home finale win over the Phoenix Suns. But there was still more basketball to be played after Tuesday. And there were more tributes and tears from Dirk.
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Spurs, Nba, Dirk Nowitzki, Dirk Nowitizki


Spurs beat Mavs 105-94 in Nowitzki’s final game

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge had 34 points and 16 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Dallas Mavericks 105-94 on Wednesday night in Dirk Nowitzki’s final game. Nowitzki finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds in the finale of his storied 21-season career — all with the Mavericks. Nowitzki announced he was […]
Tags: News, Sports, Dallas Mavericks, Ap, San Antonio Spurs, San Antonio, Nowitzki, Dirk Nowitzki, MAVS, LaMarcus Aldridge, Mavericks Nowitzki


A Look At The Legacy Dirk Nowitzki Is Leaving In Dallas After His 21-Year NBA Career

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with sports radio host Donovan Lewis about Dirk Nowitzki's 21-year NBA career with the Dallas Mavericks after his final home game.
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Nba, Dallas, Npr, Dirk Nowitzki, Donovan Lewis, Ailsa Chang, NBA Career


Dirk Nowitzki's Career Will Be More Appreciated in Retirement

Dallas Mavericks legend Dirk Nowitzki played in his final home game on Tuesday night, telling the home crowd that he is officially retiring from the NBA following this season. SI Now's Robin Lundberg and The Crossover's Rohan Nadkarni weigh in on the
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Nba, Dirk Nowitzki, Rohan Nadkarni, Robin Lundberg


Nowitzki announces retirement after final home game for Mavs

Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki has announced that he is retiring from the NBA            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Ap, Nba, Nowitzki, Dirk Nowitzki, MAVS


Nowitzki says goodbye at home, set to visit Spurs in finale

Dirk Nowitzki tells Dallas Mavericks fans that his record 21st season with the same franchise will be his last after win over Phoenix in final home game, set sights on career finale in San Antonio            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Ap, Spurs, San Antonio, Phoenix, Nowitzki, Dirk Nowitzki


Dirk Nowitzki retires after 21 years with the Dallas Mavericks

Dallas Mavericks’ Dirk Nowitzki (41) is introduced for the team’s NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns in Dallas, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez) Dallas Mavericks’ Dirk Nowitzki (41) celebrates a basket against the Phoenix Suns during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Dallas, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Debbie Walton, of Fort Worth, Texas, watches a video about Dallas Mavericks’ Di...
Tags: Uncategorized, Sports, Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Magic, Dallas, Los Angeles Lakers, Magic Johnson, Lakers, Fort Worth Texas, Nowitzki, Dirk Nowitzki, Suns


Nowitzki stars in likely home finale, Mavs top Suns 120-109

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki scored a season-high 30 points and the Dallas Mavericks celebrated the final home game of the 40-year-old’s record 21st season with the same franchise in a 120-109 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night. Nowitzki hasn’t said he’s retiring, but the game-long celebration of his career felt even more […]
Tags: News, Sports, Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Ap, Dallas, Nowitzki, Dirk Nowitzki


Nowitzki retires after scoring 30 as Mavs top Suns 120-109

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki scored a season-high 30 points and then announced his retirement in the 40-year-old’s final home game, a 120-109 victory for the Dallas Mavericks over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night. Nowitzki told the crowd, “As you might expect, this is my last home game.” That was after speeches from Larry […]
Tags: News, Sports, Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Ap, Dallas, Nowitzki, Dirk Nowitzki, Suns, MAVS, Larry


Dirk Nowitzki announces retirement from NBA after 21 seasons with Dallas Mavericks

Dirk Nowitzki officially announced he will be retiring from the NBA, bringing an end to his record 21-season run with the Dallas Mavericks.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Dirk Nowitzki announces retirement on emotional night in Mavericks home finale

Dallas Mavericks fans have anticipated it. NBA commissioner Adam Silver assumed it. But all season long, Dirk Nowitzki wouldn't confirm it.
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Nba, Dirk Nowitzki, Adam Silver, Mavericks


Legal Industry Veteran Sameena Kluck Joins Pro Bono Tech Startup Paladin

Sometimes news converges in fortuitous ways. Yesterday, I interviewed Felicity Conrad, cofounder and CEO of the pro bono technology startup Paladin, for next week’s LawNext podcast. This morning, I posted this week’s episode, featuring a discussion on alternative law firm models among a panel that included Sameena Kluck, until recently strategic account executive at Thomson Reuters. Now for the convergence: Today, Paladin is announcing that Kluck has joined the company as its first vice presiden...
Tags: Verizon, Law, Washington, Uncategorized, Dallas Mavericks, St Louis, Thomson Reuters, Conrad, Paladin, Bob Ambrogi, Chicago Bar Foundation, ABA Techshow, Wilson Sonsini, Techstars Chicago, Kluck, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law