— Beginning a season of high expectations, the Atlanta Hawks showed they're far more than Trae Young.
Haralabos Voulgaris, the Mavericks' former director of quantitative research and development who became a polarizing figure within the organization as his influence increased, compared the franchise's dysfunction during his tenure to "high school drama."
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One of Mavericks coach Jason Kidd's first messages to superstar point guard Luka Doncic? Trust your teammates more.
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JJ Redick, who played for the Pelicans and Mavericks last season, announced his retirement from the NBA after 15 seasons in the league.
Free-agent guard Frank Ntilikina, whom the New York Knicks took with the No. 8 pick of the 2017 NBA draft, has signed with the Dallas Mavericks.
Zach and ESPN's Tim MacMahon discuss John Wall trades, and expectations for the Jazz and Mavericks. Then Adam Mares of DNVR Sports hops on to discuss Aaron Gordon's extension and the upcoming Nuggets season.
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Points Per Game87.028th
Rebounds Per Game50.0Tied-11th
Assists Per Game16.029th