DALLAS (AP) — Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle was fined $25,000 on Saturday for criticizing officials after a loss to Houston that left Dallas trailing 3-0 in a first-round playoff series. 121 more words
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Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle fined $25K for publicly criticizing officials after Game 3 loss to Rockets
Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle has been fined $25,000 for public criticism of officiating, the league announced on Saturday via official release.
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James Harden had it going Friday night in Dallas.
James Harden has been panned by critics for his postseason shortcomings during his time with the Rockets but in Game 3 of Houston’s first round series with the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night, Harden hushed up all the howlers by having possibly the best playoff game of his career. 169 more words
LaMarcus Aldridge occupies an entirely unique place in the game of basketball, full of juxtapositions — if not contradictions. Everyone who follows basketball agrees that he is one of the very best power forwards in the NBA, but he has possibly the least mainstream fame of any player at his level. 978 more words
The Rajon Rondo Fiasco Could Have Been Avoided...Mediation Would Have Provided an Early Intervention Leading to a Peaceful Resolution to the Conflict
By now, we all have seen the evidence of the turbulence in Dallas between Rick Carlisle, Head Coach of The Dallas Mavericks, and Rajon Rondo, the 6’1″ point guard who had amazing numbers up until his brief stint with Dallas. 380 more words
Mavericks coach Carlisle rips officials, claims 'there's too much physical stuff going on' after Game 3 loss to Rockets
After a game when your team gave up 130 points in regulation and somehow managed to only lose by two, it seems silly to rip the officials over a single perceived bad call that took place on the fourth quarter’s very first possession. 276 more words