Author Archives: MJ Quintero

About MJ Quintero

DFW sports fan born and raised in Fort-Worth. Known for using sarcasm when it isn’t necessary and saying what everyone is thinking without thinking about why everyone won’t say it. Follow me on twitter @MikeQTheDude

Dennis Smith Jr. Returns, Mavs Top Clippers

Mike Quintero | January 24th, 2019

After a drama-filled week for the Dallas Mavericks‘ fans, Dennis Smith Jr. checked back in for the first time in five games last night against the Clippers. As few had predicited, DSJ didnt miss a beat in his return, going for 17 PTS, 8 REB,  and 4 AST. Although reports have suggested tenison has been high in the locker room, Smith Jr. showed no evidence to validate those beliefs, orchestrating the Dallas offense with regularity. Head coach Rick Carlisle had high praise for the 21-year-old upon his return: ”I thought he was great, just really tremendous, and everything we needed: speed, attacking, shot-making, a couple of amazing assists,” Carlisle said. ”It has been tough for him, being away from his teammates, and he played one of his best games since he has been here.”

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Doncic Is Shining in Dallas

Mike Quintero | November 14th, 2018

Do you remember where were you on June 21, 2018? I do. I was pinned somewhere between delirium and hilarity after hearing the Dallas Mavericks just selected Trae Young 5th overall in the NBA Draft. Initially, I questioned everything: Why would The Mavs take first round Point Guards in back-to-back drafts? Why would we waste such a valuable pick? Why am I a Dallas Mavericks fan?

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