Apr 26, 2015; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Mavericks guard J.J. Barea (5) forwardAl-Farouq Aminu
(7) forwardDirk Nowitzki
(41) and guardMonta Ellis
(11) celebrate during the second half against the Houston Rockets in game four of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Center. The Mavericks defeated the Rockets 121-109. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports
My mama used to tell me when I was little, ‘There is always a new beginning, never be afraid of starting something new.’
Funny how those twelve words could shape your life. Rally all your guts, dare to take on opportunities, and be ready for all possible risks that have never been faced in our relatively short lives. Have faith and a beautiful end awaits you there.
Sometimes being superstitious is fun. In basketball terms, facing a deficit and fighting a tough reality is somewhat an enjoyable ride for fans. Particularly when they reach the main goal, to win. We are all aware with the fact of no team in NBA history has come up from an 0-3 hole to win a best of seven series. But where is the fun in that?
After the Dallas Mavericks decided to come up with a convincing “we’re not dead yet” win on Sunday night, it’s hard to ignore the capabilities of Dallas’ pre-Rondo-trade team. Can they do the impossible, what has never been done before?
We at The Smoking Cuban will happily tell you. Yes, we can. And here’s why.
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