The Mavericks and Wizards are close to completing a sign-and-trade for Mavericks' center DeJuan Blair.
The Mavericks and Wizards are reportedly in "advanced discussions" about a sign-and-trade which would send DeJuan Blair to Washington.
DeJuan Blair returned from his one-game suspension in Friday's Game 6 win, scoring 10 points on 3-of-10 shooting with 14 rebounds and four steals in 29 minutes.
Dirk Nowitzki said after Wednesday’s Game 5 loss that the Mavericks missed DeJuan Blair (suspension).
DeJuan Blair has been suspended one game for kicking Tiago Splitter on Monday.
DeJuan Blair said the kick that got him ejected from Monday's loss to the Spurs was unintentional.
DeJuan Blair came out of nowhere to post 12 points on 5-of-5 shooting with 11 rebounds and two steals in 16 minutes off the bench in the Mavs' 93-89 Game 4 loss to the Spurs on Monday.
Mavericks' coach Rick Carlisle was pleased with DeJuan Blair's play Wednesday night.
DeJuan Blair came off the bench and hit 3-of-10 shots for eight points and eight rebounds in 15 minutes of Tuesday's ugly loss against the Warriors.
DeJuan Blair scored 18 points with four boards and one block on 7-of-9 shooting against the Sixers on Friday.
DeJuan Blair started hot in his 21 minutes against the Cavs on Monday, finishing with 13 points and five boards on 5-of-7 from the field.
DeJuan Blair played just six minutes against the Pelicans on Saturday.
DeJuan Blair played 25 minutes off the bench against the Pelicans on Friday, scoring two points with five boards and two assists.
DeJuan Blair started again at center for the Mavericks on Tuesday and played well, finishing with 15 points, nine rebounds and a steal on 7-of-10 shooting.