Today in Dallas Mavericks History

Events in Sport

  • 1980-10-11 Dallas Mavericks first game at Reunion Arena, beat San Antonio 103-92
  • 1990-11-02 1st NBA game at Target Center, Minn Timberwolves beat Mavericks 98-85
  • 1991-10-16 Dallas Mavericks Roy Tarpley becomes 7th to be banned from NBA for life under the league's anti-drug agreement
  • 1997-11-18 Mavericks' A C Green ties Randy Smith's NBA record of 906 cons games
  • 1997-11-20 Mavericks' A C Green sets NBA record of 907 consecutive games played
  • 2006-06-20 60th NBA Championship: Miami Heat beat Dallas Mavericks, 4 games to 2
  • 2011-06-12 65th NBA Championship: Dallas Mavericks beat Miami Heat, 4 games to 2

Birthdays in Sport

  • 1963-01-21 Detlef Schrempf, Germany, NBA forward (Mavericks, Pacers, Supersonics)
  • 1963-10-04 A C Green, NBA forward (Phoenix Suns, Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1964-11-30 David Wood, NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1965-07-31 Scott Brooks, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers, Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1967-05-27 George McCloud, NBA forward/guard (Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns)
  • 1967-06-17 Terry Davis, NBA forward/center (Dallas Mavericks, Wash Wizards)
  • 1968-09-05 Dennis Scott, NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1969-02-03 Robert Pack, NBA guard (Washington Bullets, Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1969-07-15 Lorenzo Williams, NBA center (Wash Wizards, Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1970-05-17 Hubert Davis, NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks, NY Knicks)
  • 1970-06-02 Eric Riley, NBA center (Dallas Mavericks, Minnesota Timberwolves)
  • 1970-06-17 Ron "Popeye" Jones, American NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks, Toronto Raptors), born in Dresden, Tennessee
  • 1970-10-14 Jim Jackson, NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks, Philadelphia 76ers)
  • 1970-12-18 Lucious Harris, NBA guard (NJ Nets, Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1972-03-22 Shawn Bradley, NBA center (Dallas Mavericks, NJ Nets, Space Jams)
  • 1972-07-15 Khalid Reeves, NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks, NJ Nets)
  • 1972-08-25 Tony Dumas, NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1972-10-04 Kurt Thomas, NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks, Miami Heat)
  • 1972-10-11 Cherokee Parks, NBA center (Dallas Mavericks, Minn Timberwolves)
  • 1972-11-29 Jamal Mashburn, NBA forward (Miami Heat, Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1972-12-30 Loren Meyer, NBA center (Phoenix Suns, Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1973-03-06 Michael Finley, NBA guard/forward (Phoenix Suns/Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1973-03-23 Jason Kidd, NBA guard (Phoenix Suns, Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1973-11-25 Erick Strickland, NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks)

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1974-02-07 Steve Nash, Johannesburg South Africa, Canadian NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, LA Lakers)

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  • 1974-05-24 Ace Custis, NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1974-07-26 Bubba Wells, NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1974-09-26 Martin Muursepp, NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1975-01-01 Chris Anstey, NBA center (Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1976-02-25 Samaki Walker, NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1980-04-28 Josh Howard, American basketball player (Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1983-09-07 Pops Mensah-Bonsu, British basketball player for the Dallas Mavericks