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Lakers’ LeBron James hints at ownership in future

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — LeBron James, team owner? It could happen. But James isn’t looking for it to be anytime soon. All-Star weekend has laid fertile ground for comparisons between Michael Jordan, the NBA’s star of the past, to James, the NBA’s star of today. Both have won multiple championships. Both have won multiple MVPs. And both are high up on the league’s all-time statistical lists, with James poised to pass Jordan on the scoring list this season if he can stay healthy. The next natural step t...
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Taco Bell Skills Challenge | Doncic v Kuzma: Round 1

Luka Doncic takes on Kyle Kuzma in the first round of the 2019 Taco Bell Skills Challenge.
Tags: News, Sports, Kyle Kuzma, Kuzma, Luka Doncic, Taco Bell Skills Challenge

Lauri Markkanen slams a no-look pass from Luka Doncic

Lauri and Luka team up for Team World at the Rising Stars game.
Tags: News, Sports, Lauri, Luka, Luka Doncic, Lauri Markkanen

MTN DEW ICE Rising Stars MVP Predictions – The Starters

Is Luka Doncic a shoo-in? Is Ben Simmons being overlooked? How about someone from the USA squad?
Tags: Usa, News, Sports, Ben Simmons, Luka Doncic, MTN DEW ICE Rising Stars MVP

The Latest: Mavs' Luka Doncic picks an international 'Fab 5'

Dallas' Luka Doncic's International Fab 5: Giannis, Porzingis, Jokic, Dragic and himself            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Dallas, Luka Doncic, Giannis Porzingis Jokic Dragic

Post All Star break betting tactics

With the NBA All Star weekend coming up, the home straight for NBA bettors is in sight. Now it’s time to get smart around your strategy as the big names battle it out for playoff position   Trust in the Bucks even if you don’t I see you there, fully convinced the Golden State Warriors are going to repeat. I understand but hear me out. You can have that view and still be fully on board with the Milwaukee Bucks. There are markets out there with the Bucks at 12/1 which is absolutely ludicrous. ...
Tags: Milwaukee, Sport, Nba, Boogie Cousins, Golden State Warriors, Milwaukee Bucks, Nba All-star Game, Sixers, Celtics, NBA All Star, James Harden, Chris Paul, Harden, All Star, Giannis Antetokounmpo, NBA/NCAA

Step-back 3 NBA’s new weapon, though not a shot for everyone

James Harden turned to it to become the NBA’s most unstoppable scorer. Luka Doncic has ridden it to stardom on both sides of the Atlantic. The step-back 3-pointer is the perfect weapon for the modern NBA, practically a necessity in a game where the ability to find space to shoot from behind the arc is […]
Tags: News, Atlantic, Nba, James Harden, Luka Doncic

NBA trades and signings 2019 – what have the biggest brought to their teams?

All basketball fans will be loving the action as the season rumbles along in top gear. As the games come thick and fast leading up to the playoffs and finals later in 2019, there are bound to be more amazing games to follow. What is also interesting for all NBA fans is seeing how the big trades their teams made have performed so far.   Of course, as a sports fan, you may well be able to use this information to your advantage! If a player has managed to make a real impact and galvanize your t...
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Luka Doncic caps off Mavericks' wild 15-point comeback with ridiculous and-one layup

Despite the Dallas Mavericks falling behind by 15 points in the fourth quarter on Sunday, the star rookie did about everything possible to guide them to a 102-101 win over the Portland Trail Blazers, including hitting a wild game-winning and-one layup. After recently acquired Rodney Hood hit an eight-footer with 10:43 left in the game, Doncic took over with 12 of his 28 points and added three rebounds, an assist and a block for good measure. Things started to get close under six minutes when Don...
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Portland Trail Blazers, Mavericks, Dwight Powell, Rodney Hood, Luka Doncic, Doncic

GAME RECAP: Mavericks 102, Trail Blazers 101

Luka Doncic scores 28 as the Mavericks gets the win, 102-101.
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Doncic, Mavericks erase deficit in 102-101 win over Blazers

DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic scored 28 points, Tim Hardaway Jr. had 24 and the Dallas Mavericks erased a 15-point deficit in the fourth quarter to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 102-101 on Sunday. Damian Lillard scored 21 of his 30 points in the last half of the third quarter to help the Blazers build […]
Tags: News, Sports, Dallas Mavericks, Ap, Dallas, Portland Trail Blazers, Damian Lillard, Tim Hardaway Jr, Luka Doncic, Doncic Mavericks

Antetokounmpo, Bucks win 6th straight, 122-107 over Mavs

DALLAS (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 29 points and 17 rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks rolled to their sixth straight victory, beating the retooling Dallas Mavericks 122-107 on Friday night. Antetokounmpo was 13 of 19 from the field and got the upper hand again in his second meeting with fellow Euro star Luka Doncic, the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Dallas Mavericks, Ap, Dallas, Milwaukee Bucks, Antetokounmpo, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Luka Doncic, Antetokounmpo Bucks

Mavericks deal Barnes to Kings while beating Hornets 99-93

Luka Doncic scores 19 points in third triple-double, Dorian Finney-Smith has 15 points, 10 rebounds as new-look Mavericks make another move by trading Harrison Barnes while beating Hornets 99-93            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Harrison Barnes, Mavericks, Barnes, Hornets, Luka Doncic, Dorian Finney Smith

GAME RECAP: Mavericks 99, Hornets 93

Luka Doncic posts a 19-point, 10-rebound, 11-assist triple-double as Dallas gets the win over Charlotte.
Tags: News, Basketball, Dallas, Mavericks, Hornets, Luka Doncic

Mavericks top Hornets 99-93 as Dallas deals Barnes to Kings

Luka Doncic scores 19 points in third triple-double, Dorian Finney-Smith has 15 points, 10 rebounds as new-look Mavericks make another move by trading Harrison Barnes while beating Hornets 99-93            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Kings, Dallas, Harrison Barnes, Mavericks, Barnes, Hornets, Luka Doncic, Dorian Finney Smith

Report: Mavericks trading Harrison Barnes to Kings

The Mavericks are going all-in with Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis. Doncic is on his relatively low-paying rookie-scale contract. The Kings are trading Justin Jackson and Zach Randolph to the Mavericks for Harrison Barnes, league sources tell ESPN.
Tags: News, Basketball, Kings, Harrison Barnes, Mavericks, Justin Jackson, Zach Randolph, Luka Doncic, Kristaps Porzingis Doncic

Mark Cuban says he won't repeat Nowitzki/Nash mistake with Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis

When the Dallas Mavericks called in their trade for Kristaps Porzingis, the comparisons were unavoidable. The Mavs had their best pair of young stars since Dirk Nowitzki and Steve Nash joined forces so many years ago. If all works out, the combination of Porzingis and rookie phenom Luka Doncic could bring about a new era of contending for the Mavericks.
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Mark Cuban, Dirk Nowitzki, Kristaps Porzingis, Porzingis, MAVS, Steve Nash, Luka Doncic, Nowitzki Nash

Porzingis won’t play for Mavs now; Cuban has long-term view

DALLAS (AP) — Kristaps Porzingis won’t play for the Mavericks this season while continuing his recovery from a knee injury after Dallas acquired the 2018 All-Star in a blockbuster trade with the New York Knicks. Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said Monday he envisions Porzingis forming a Euro star pairing with 19-year-old rookie Luka Doncic for […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Mark Cuban, Dallas, Mavericks, Kristaps Porzingis, Porzingis, MAVS, All Star, Luka Doncic, New York Knicks Mavericks

Rookie Doncic scores 35 as Mavericks top Cavaliers 111-98

CLEVELAND (AP) — Rookie Luka Doncic matched his season high with 35 points and did a little bit of everything for Dallas, and Harrison Barnes scored 13 in the fourth quarter to lead the undermanned Mavericks to a 111-98 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday night. With a contingent of fans waving Slovenian flags […]
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Doncic ties career high (35), joins exclusive club

Rookie Luka Doncic matched his season high with 35 points and did a little bit of everything for Dallas, helping to lead the undermanned Mavericks to a 111-98 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday.
Tags: Sport, Nba, Dallas, Cleveland Cavaliers, Mavericks, Luka Doncic, Doncic

Porzingis Shipped to Dallas in Blockbuster Trade

While everyone in the NBA have been paying attention to Anthony Davis requesting a trade, we had a blockbuster take place. Kristaps Porzingis was a part of a 7-player trade that sent him to the Dallas Mavericks. New York also sent Tim Hardaway Jr., Trey Burke and Courtney Lee. Dallas sent Dennis Smith Jr., Wesley Matthews, DeAndre Jordan and 2 future 1st round picks. Dennis Smith Jr. have been part of trade discussions for a while to the point the team had sent him home. The New York Knicks ar...
Tags: New York, Basketball, Mark Cuban, Nba, Jazz, Dallas, Anthony Davis, New York Knicks, Knicks, Kevin Durant, Mavericks, Kristaps Porzingis, Porzingis, The Knicks, Dennis Smith Jr, All Sports Talk

Luka Finds Out He's Not An All-Star?

Is this the moment when Luka Doncic finds out he's not on the All-Star team?
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Mavericks' Luka Doncic, the NBA's brightest new star, is most glaring All-Star snub

Luka Doncic's All-Star omission was largely overshadowed by the Mavericks' acquisition of Kristaps Porzingis in Thursday's huge trade.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Usa Today, Mavericks, Kristaps Porzingis, Luka Doncic

Dirk on adding KP: 'You've just gotta go for it'

Mavericks mainstay Dirk Nowitzki said Thursday that the addition of Kristaps Porzingis might give the team a franchise-type player. Nowitzki and Luka Doncic both said they plan on trying to convince Porzingis to remain with the team for years to come.
Tags: Sport, Nba, Nowitzki, Dirk Nowitzki, Mavericks, Kristaps Porzingis, Porzingis, Dirk, Luka Doncic

Kristaps is a Mav so let’s dive in

Dallas is looking awfully European after the shocking series of events on Thursday that saw Kristaps Porzingis traded to the Mavs to join Luka Doncic, Maxi Kleber, and Dirk Nowitzki. Emmet Ryan on the unusual move and the interesting shared history of the Porzingis and Doncic First of all, wow, but we’ll get to the nitty gritty of the move in a moment. The last time Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis shared a floor it was in Istanbul in the quarter finals of EuroBasket 2017. Even prior to the g...
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Trae Young talks draft-day trade, thinks he'll be better than Luka Doncic: 'Not a question'

The Atlanta Hawks selected Luka Doncic with the third overall pick in the 2018 NBA draft. Many considered Doncic the best player in the draft, a generational talent who was a tremendous value at No. 3. On Monday, Young told ESPN's “The Jump” that the draft-day deal has worked out for both teams.
Tags: News, Nba, Espn, Young, Atlanta Hawks, Luka Doncic, Doncic, Trae Young

Hawks' Young: Doncic trade 'worked out for both teams'

Dallas Mavericks forward Luka Doncic -- in last summer's draft, but Young sees the deal as a win-win for both sides. "Luka's having a really good year so far," Young said Monday on ESPN's The Jump. .".. And I think at the end of the day it worked out for both teams.
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Espn, Young, Atlanta Hawks, Luka, Luka Doncic, Doncic

Young: Doncic trade 'worked out for both teams'

According to Trae Young, history will show he is the better player. But the draft-day trade that sent him and a protected first-round pick from the Mavericks to the Hawks for Luka Doncic has been a win-win for both teams, Young told ESPN's The Jump.
Tags: Sport, Nba, Espn, Young, Hawks, Mavericks, Luka Doncic, Doncic, Trae Young

Nightly Notable: Luka Doncic | Jan. 27

Luke Doncic became the youngest player to ever record a 30-point triple-double as he went on to finish with 35 points, 12 rebounds, and 10 assists on Sunday against the Raptors.
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Doncic becomes first NBA player with multiple triple-doubles as teenager

Dallas Mavericks sensation Luka Doncic became the first NBA player to register multiple triple-doubles as a teenager. Mavs rookie Doncic posted 35 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists in a 123-120 loss to the Toronto Raptors on Sunday. The 19-year-old guard also became the first teenager in NBA history to record a 30-point triple-double.
Tags: News, Dallas Mavericks, Nba, Toronto Raptors, MAVS, Luka Doncic, Doncic