One of the most exciting teams in the NBA, the Dallas Mavericks have taken the sports world by storm. Now readers and fans will finally get the chance to hear the stories and witness the action that defines the powerhouse team that captured the 2011 NBA title.In this newly updated edition of Tales from the Dallas Mavericks Locker Room, Jaime Aron brings all the power and passion of the Dallas Mavericks recent glory years to life.,p> Readers will relive all the adrenaline of the Mavericks-Spurs rivalry, get the inside scoop on life under head coach Rick Carlisle, and of course, revel in the glory of the Mavericks redemption from 2006 as they finally overtook the Heat and won their first NBA title!This treasure trove of team history includes stories about some of the best Mavs players to grace the court including: Dirk Nowitzki, Mark Aguirre, Jason Kidd, Rolando Blackman, and more. Tales from the Dallas Mavericks Locker Room is more than just a team history—it’s a chance to get to know the legendary players, coaches, and executives of the Dallas Mavericks like never before.
Dave Courvoisier's sprightly, energetic performance is a perfect match for Jamie Aron's sharp, witty prose in this insightful, never-dull collection of stories. Memorable characters and colorful anecdotes abound in this revealing, behind-the-scenes look at one of the most interesting franchises in the NBA.
Like the Mavericks' eccentric owner Mark Cuban, Courvoisier maintains a loose and freewheeling attitude throughout. His breezy and energetic delivery guides the listener through the team's auspicious start in the 1980's, their nadir during the losing seasons in the 1990's, and finally to their redemption as 2011 NBA champions.