Category: ESPN Radio Dallas

Rick Carlisle Says His Team Doesn’t Believe Their Season Is Over Yet

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

Since the Dallas Mavericks won the NBA Championship two seasons ago, things have been anything but smooth in Big D. The Mavs exited the playoffs in the first round last year and this year they will be lucky to even get into the postseason as they sit five games out ...

Lance Berkman was Considering Retirement Before Texas Called Him, Hopes Rangers Fans Forgive Him for Prior Comments

Monday, January 14th, 2013

Lance Berkman signed a one-year deal worth $10 million this past week to become the newest member of the Texas Rangers. Looking to fill the voids of Mike Napoli and Josh Hamilton, the Rangers want to have Berkman play in the DH role to keep him healthy. Berkman is grateful for ...

Michael Young Says the Rangers Not Wanting Him Has Put a Fire in His Belly in Philadelphia

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

After 13 seasons in the majors with one team, the Texas Rangers, Michael Young will have to put on a new uniform for the first time in Spring Training. Young is now a member of the Philadelphia Phillies after he approved a trade to Philly last weekend. Even though Young ...

Despite Inconsistent Playing Time And Early Season Struggles, Elton Brand Speaks Highly Of Rick Carlisle

Friday, November 16th, 2012

For Elton Brand it wasn't easy being an amnesty casualty out of Philadelphia, but he found a home in Dallas this offseason where he believed he could make it work. So far the power forward is struggling to maintain consistency. The Mavs sit at 5-4 heading into Thursday night's action. ...

Ron Washington Vows That The Texas Rangers Will Be Back Again In 2013

Thursday, October 11th, 2012

A week ago the Texas Rangers were ousted from the AL West Division lead on the last day of the season and then were promptly sent out of the playoffs two days later by the Baltimore Orioles. Texas was in first place for all but three days of the season ...

Jon Daniels Explains How the Rangers Beat the Deadline Buzzer to Add Ryan Dempster

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Even though they still hold a slim lead in the American League West, the Texas Rangers have shown some weaknesses lately. Once the Los Angeles Angels made a blockbuster deal to acquire pitcher Zack Grienke, the pressure was turned up on the defending American League champions. On Tuesday afternoon, the ...

O.J. Mayo Discusses his Past, Present, Future as the Newest Addition to the Dallas Mavericks

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

After wining an NBA Championship in 2011, the Dallas Mavericks have become a shell of their former selves. Mark Cuban and the rest of the Dallas Mavericks organization have taken this offseason to really turn things back around and build back up into a sustainable contender. One of the new ...

Chris Kaman Says Dirk Nowitzki Was a Big Part of the Reason Why He Signed With the Mavericks

Friday, July 13th, 2012

The Dallas Mavericks made the decision before the start of last season to focus more on their future cap situation as opposed to trying to defend their NBA Championship. They came into this offseason armed with money to throw at some of the top free agents, with Deron Williams being ...

Cryotherapy and a Hyperbaric Chamber Are the Keys to Vince Carter’s Success in Dallas

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

After winning the NBA Championship a season ago, the Dallas Mavericks roster was given a face-lift this offseason. JJ Barea went to Minnesota, Caron Butler went to Los Angeles, Tyson Chandler went to New York, and DeShawn Stevenson left as well. The new-look Mavs also made a few additions. The move ...

Trey Hillman on Rangers Signing Yu Darvish: “I don’t have any doubt that he’ll be able to make the transition.”

Friday, January 20th, 2012

After falling short of their World Series goal, the Texas Rangers went out this offseason in search of one more pitcher to add to their rotation. With a loaded lineup, an ace was really the only thing missing in Texas. After scouring the free agents already in the Major League ...