2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
42-30, 1st in Southwest
Jason Kidd on coaching Giannis: I used to tell him not to shoot (1:10)
3d
Why Stephen A. thinks Kidd-Luka pairing will work (1:46)
7d
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13dAdrian Wojnarowski

Magic hire Mavs assistant Mosley as head coach

Jamahl Mosley has been named the new head coach of the Magic. The former Mavericks assistant has agreed to a four-year deal with Orlando, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

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15dAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Magic closing in on Mosley to be coach

The Magic are closing in on Mavericks assistant Jamahl Mosley and he has emerged as the strong front-runner to become the franchise's next head coach, sources told ESPN.

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17dAshton Edmunds

Luka's "magic" earns him a holiday in Dallas

Along with him donating to support childcare, Doncic and Mavericks owner, Mark Cuban, donated $1.25 million to the February storm recovery.

Slovenia brings the party to Doncic's press conference (0:35)
20d
Slovenia teammates lift Doncic after his triple-double locks up an Olympic berth (0:56)
20d
What would mean more for Doncic: A gold medal or an NBA title? (0:16)
19d
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21d

Doncic, Slovenia reach final, eye Olympics berth

Slovenia, led by Luka Doncic and Mike Tobey, moved within one win of qualifying for the Olympics with a victory over Venezuela. Germany also is within one victory of Tokyo after stunning host Croatia in another qualifier.

Luka Doncic puts his defender on skates in Olympic qualifier (0:42)
21d
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23d

Slovenia, Doncic two wins from Olympic berth

Luka Doncic had 18 points and 10 assists as Slovenia routed Poland 112-77 to clinch a spot in Saturday's Olympic qualifying tournament semifinals,

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24d

Canada, Serbia win as Olympic qualifiers begin

Canada, led by Andrew Wiggins and RJ Barrett, and Serbia, spurred by Boban Marjanovic, were among the winners as Olympic basketball qualifying tournaments began Tuesday.

25d

Spain & Fitz: New Coaching Hires

Spain and Fitz talk about the transparency and accountability they're not seeing from the Mavs and Blazers after hiring new head coaches Jason Kidd and Chauncey Billups, plus 1080 The Fan's AJ McCord joins to share the local Portland reaction to the news. Quickies covers WNBA news, gymnastics highlights, the start of the Stanley Cup Final and more, plus Spain and Fitz talk the Bucks' big win and look ahead to Game 5 of Suns/Clippers.

Trae or Luka? Which would you build a franchise around? (1:26)
26d
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29d

Sources: Kidd, Mavs agree; Nike exec to be GM

The Mavericks have agreed to terms with Hall of Fame point guard Jason Kidd to be their head coach and with longtime Nike executive Nico Harrison to be their general manager and run the franchise's basketball operations, sources told ESPN.

Stephen A. details who advocated for Jason Kidd to become Mavs coach (1:27)
29d
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29dTim MacMahon and Adrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Mavs finalizing deal to make Kidd coach

The Mavericks are also close to hiring longtime Nike executive Nico Harrison to a front-office leadership position, sources said.

Jason Kidd has emerged as front-runner for Mavs' job (0:46)
29d
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30dTim MacMahon

Carlisle returns for second stint as Pacers coach

The Indiana Pacers hired Rick Carlisle as their new head coach Thursday. Carlisle resigned as the Mavericks' coach last week after 13 seasons with that franchise and is endorsing Jason Kidd to replace him as coach.

Team Stats

Points Per Game112.417th
Rebounds Per Game43.321st
Assists Per Game22.926th
Points Allowed111.113th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2019-204332.573
2018-193349.402
2017-182458.293