Dallas Mavericks


LAS VEGAS -- The haggling with Trevor Ariza is going to take a while -- and much longer than the Wizards may have expected -- entering Thursday when free-agent contracts and trades can be made off


If the Wizards were to lose Trevor Ariza in free agency, Luol Deng wouldn't be a bad replacement.


The San Antonio Spurs were able to get out the conference finals without Tony Parker in the second half of the final game, but the point guard's health is a major issue going into Game 1 of tonigh


Randy Wittman has bounced around as a coach for 22 years, made the playoffs for the first time as a head coach with the Wizards this season, took them to the second round and finished 6-5.