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Watch: Does Mark Cuban Have Sports’ Best April Fools’ Day Prank?

In 2003, Mark Cuban started a fight with a faux referee.

CBS Chicago–04/01/2014

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban. (Getty Images)

Mark Cuban Believes Greed Will Lead To NFL’s Downfall

Warning the NFL, Cuban says greed “always, always turns on you.”

CBS Chicago–03/24/2014

Monta Ellis #11 of the Dallas Mavericks shoots against Joakim Noah #13 of the Chicago Bulls on February 28, 2014 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Danny Bollinger/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls Overtake Mavericks In 4th For 100-91 Win

Taj Gibson had 20 points and 15 rebounds, Mike Dunleavy hit a go-ahead 3-pointer and the Chicago Bulls overtook the Dallas Mavericks in the fourth quarter of a 100-91 victory Friday night.

02/28/2014

Mark Cuban. (Getty Images)

Mavs Owner Cuban Jokes About Winning $20 Million On Super Bowl Bet

No, Mark Cuban didn’t win $20 million on a bet on a safety, but it had many talking.

02/03/2014

Monta Ellis #11 of the Dallas Mavericks drives to the basket between Taj Gibson #22 and Carlos Boozer #5 of the Chicago Bulls at the United Center on December 28, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Mavericks Rout Bulls 105-83

CHICAGO (AP) — Vince Carter and the Dallas Mavericks made sure this one was decided early. Monta Ellis scored 22 points and Dallas took control in the first quarter, coasting to a 105-83 victory over […]

12/29/2013

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Lakers Crushed By Thunder In Game 1

Russell Westbrook had 27 points and nine assists, Kevin Durant added 25 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder blasted the weary Los Angeles Lakers 119-90 on Monday night in the opening game of the Western Conference semifinals.

05/15/2012

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers gives Metta World Peace #15 a five in the third quarter while taking on the Denver Nuggets in Game Seven of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 12, 2012 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Metta’s Defense Makes Difference To Lead Lakers Past Nuggets In Game 7

Pau Gasol had 23 points, 17 rebounds and six assists, Metta World Peace scored 15 points in his return from a seven-game suspension, and the Los Angeles Lakers outlasted the Denver Nuggets for a thrilling 96-87 victory in Game 7 on Saturday night to win their first-round series.

05/14/2012

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Nuggets Crush Lakers To Force Game 7

Ty Lawson scored 32 points, fellow spark plug Corey Brewer added 18 and the Denver Nuggets forced a Game 7 in their first-round playoff series with a dominating 113-96 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.

05/11/2012

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers drives on Corey Brewer #13 of the Denver Nuggets during Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 1, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Kobe Scores 38 To Lead Lakers Past Nuggets, Go Up 2-0 In Series

Kobe Bryant scored 38 points, Andrew Bynum followed up his playoff-opening triple-double with 27 points and nine rebounds, and the Los Angeles Lakers weathered Denver’s late rally for a 104-100 victory over the Nuggets on Tuesday night, taking a 2-0 series lead.

05/02/2012

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Lakers’ Jordan Hill Charged With Felony Assault

Los Angeles Lakers forward Jordan Hill has been charged with felony assault resulting from an altercation with his girlfriend, according to the Houston district attorney’s office.

05/01/2012

Ron Artest #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers gets ready to take on the Golden State Warriors on April 6, 2011 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (credit: Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Metta World Peace Makes Elbow Jokes On Twitter

Metta World Peace got busy tweeting to his 324,000+ followers on Friday night: (Most recent on top) “I’m out socially right now..Lots of girls.. Just conversation.. But they scared to sit next to me.The afraid of my elbows.Not a good feeling”

04/29/2012

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NBA Western Conference Playoff Matchups And Predictions

The NBA lockout-shortened regular season has come to a close and the playoff teams have been decided. Let’s take a look at the Eastern Conference matchups to give you insight into who we think will come out on top.

04/27/2012

Dirk Nowitzki celebrates with Tyson Chandler and Jason Kidd. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Chicago No Longer America’s Top Sports City

Chicago is no longer America’s top sports city, according to a ranking done by the Sporting News.

10/05/2011

Dirk Nowitzki and Jason Kidd

Governor Names Mavericks Honorary Ohioans

In addition to being awarded the Larry O’Brien Trophy as NBA Champions, the Dallas Mavericks were given another honor following their 105-95 Game 6 win over the Miami Heat, they’ve been named Honorary Ohioans.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2011

Congratulations Miami Ad

Miami Newspaper Runs Ad Congratulating Heat For Winning Championship

The Miami Herald ran an ad in Monday’s paper congratulating the Heat on winning the NBA Championship, the only problem is that they didn’t, the Dallas Mavericks did.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2011

LeBron James

Cavs Owner: ‘There Are No Shortcuts’

Rarely has Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert passed up an opportunity to take a shot at his former superstar LeBron James, and Gilbert did it again shortly after the Heat lost to the Mavericks.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2011

Jose Barea and Dirk Nowitzki

Mavs Beat Heat, Win First NBA Title In Franchise History

Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks are NBA champions, and they went through LeBron James for that long-awaited first title.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2011

Jason Terry

Mavs Need Win For Terry To Keep Championship Trophy Tattoo

Dallas Mavericks guard Jason Terry went out on a limb, and he did it in a fairly permanent way, in the form of a tattoo. With one more win, he’ll get to keep that tattoo of the NBA’s championship trophy – plus have the real thing.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2011

Dwyane Wade and LeBron James

Muller: Miami Heat On The Brink Of Elimination, That’s Fine By Me

Ever since the Miami Heat eliminated the Chicago Bulls in that joke of a series known as the Eastern Conference finals last month, I felt like I could literally get sick at the thought of the Miami Heat hoisting up the Larry O’ Brien Trophy.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2011

Dirk Nowitzki

Mavs’ Fourth Quarter Run Gives Them 3-2 Series Lead

Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks finally have the lead in these ultra-close NBA finals, and now it really is “now or never” for LeBron James and the Miami Heat.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2011

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