In preparation of tonight's Warriors vs. Mavericks game, we sat down with two great writers from Mavs Moneyball, Doyle Rader and Kirk Henderson. We talk about the Maverick's surprising start, the DeAndre Jordan (non)trade, Klay (Davis?!) Thompson's "awful hair," the Chandler Parson's Orgy Suite, and much more.
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Annotated talking points
1:45 - Chandler Parsons & Wes Matthews
4:40 - DeAndre Jordan (non) trade
6:45 - J.J. Barea better than Curry?
8:00 - Mavs matching up vs. the Warriors
10:22 - We all make fun of Ryan Mourton a little more
10:40 - "Klay Davis has awful hair." What?!
12:15 - What if the Mavs had Draymond Green?
13:00 - Dirk's retirement
14:20 - Future of Mavs' core?
16:29 - JaVale McGee is the Mavs' infusion of athleticism
18:00 - Mavs vs. Warriors playoff scenarios
21:00 - I bring up "We Believe"
22:45 - Chandler Parsons' Orgy Suite
25:00 - DeAndre texting Doc Rivers' kids
29:00 - I make a painful admission regarding all Rocky movies
31:15 - Backstory involving Kirk's twitter handle
32:22 - Kirk "young man"-ing another blogger
33:00 - A cool aside about Kirk's secret during Vegas
- J.J. Barea on fire: Tim Cato of MavsMoneyBall quoted J.J. Barea as saying that Stephen Curry is probably better than him. Barea recently had a 32-point & 11 assist game against the Brooklyn Nets followed by a 26-point and 5 assist game against the Chicago Bulls.
Curry questionable for Dallas game
The Bay Area News Group is reporting that Stephen Curry was out for Tuesday's practice and is now listed as questionable for the coming games in Dallas and Houston
- Dirk Nowitzki wants to play two more years before retiring: Brad Townsend of the Dallas Morning News reported before the season that Dirk Nowitzki wants to play two more years before retiring. The big question is what to do next.
- Chandler Parsons and Wesley Matthews as the future? Mavs fans are starting to look toward the future with Nowitzki retiring and Tim Cato of MavsMoneyBall writes that Matthews and Parsons could be the key to that future.
- JaVale McGee providing a spark? Eddie Sefko of the Dallas Morning News described how JaVale McGee, perennial contender for Shaqtin' a Fool champion, has made an impact for the Mavs just with his athleticism and energy.
- The weird DeAndre Jordan saga: Back in September,