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Irving set for Mavericks debut without injured Doncic

Feb. 08, 2023 21:26 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kyrie Irving was in the starting lineup for his debut with the Dallas Mavericks against the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night. The eight-time All-Star was traded to the Mavs on Sunday from the Brooklyn Nets. Wearing red headphones, Irving put...

Reaction to LeBron becoming the NBA's career scoring leader

Feb. 08, 2023 03:23 AM EST

Reaction from social media and elsewhere poured in after LeBron James passed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to become the NBA’s all-time leading scorer. ___ “Congratulations to LeBron on breaking one of the most hallowed records in all of sports by becoming the NBA’s...

Irving has first practice with Mavericks, preps for debut

Feb. 07, 2023 18:25 PM EST

Kyrie Irving had his first practice with Dallas on Tuesday, and was asked if he envisioned any problems playing alongside Mavericks star Luka Doncic. Irving’s answer: “No.” The Mavs clearly see it the same way. Irving’s Dallas chapter has...

Green, Hardy help Mavs surprise Jazz 124-111 without Doncic

Feb. 07, 2023 00:41 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Kyrie Irving hadn’t arrived yet and Luka Doncic was out, so it was time for the Dallas youngsters to shine. Josh Green and Jaden Hardy each scored career highs of 29 points and the short-handed Mavericks stunned the Utah Jazz 124-111 on Monday night after...

Irving trade official as Mavs essentially start season over

Feb. 06, 2023 20:56 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic has his co-star, and the Dallas Mavericks are set for their season essentially to start over after trading for Kyrie Irving. The blockbuster deal with Brooklyn sending the mercurial Irving to the Mavericks became official Monday, two days before what...

NYC ending COVID-19 vaccination mandate for city employees

Feb. 06, 2023 19:52 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City, which once had the nation’s strictest workplace vaccination rules for COVID-19, is ending one of its last such mandates, saying it will no longer require the shots for municipal employees including police officers, firefighters and teachers. The...

AP source: Kyrie Irving going to the Dallas Mavericks

Feb. 06, 2023 02:22 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Kyrie Irving is getting his wish. He’s getting traded. And Luka Doncic is getting another All-Star to help him in Dallas. The Mavericks and Brooklyn Nets agreed Sunday on a blockbuster trade: Irving — the super-talented and often-enigmatic...

Curry injures left leg leading Warriors over Mavs 119-113

Feb. 04, 2023 23:40 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry went down and the Golden Warriors once again had to fight like crazy to close out a game. Curry had 21 points, seven assists and six rebounds before injuring his left leg defending a drive late in the third quarter, and the defending NBA champions...

Mavs hang on after Doncic hurt, hand Pels 10th straight loss

Feb. 03, 2023 00:25 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Mavericks barely held on after leading by 27 points when Luka Doncic exited the game with a right heel injury on a hard fall. The New Orleans Pelicans thought their one chance to finish the rally and end a long losing streak was taken away by the officials,...

Mavs star Doncic injures heel on fall, out against Pelicans

Feb. 02, 2023 22:29 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic has been ruled out of a game against New Orleans after exiting in the third quarter with a right heel injury. Doncic stayed in the game after taking a hard fall Thursday night when he was winding up for a one-handed dunk on a drive...