Dallas Mavericks Win 2011 NBA Championship & The Top NBA News

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Last night, the Dallas Mavericks beat the Miami Heat in six games to take home the NBA Championship. Dirk Nowitzki was named the Finals MVP and led the franchise to its first title.

Mavs win 2011 title: ESPN.com NBA

The Latest on the NBA Finals

After 13 long NBA seasons, Dirk Nowitzki finally led his time to a title. [ESPN Dallas/Forth Worth]

Jason Kidd was the oldest member of the Dallas Mavericks, and he won his first NBA Championship on his third attempt. [ESPN Dallas/Forth Worth]

LeBron James had some arrogant comments for his critics, which received major backlash. [Pro Basketball Talk]

Mavericks’ coach Rick Carlisle out-coached his counterpart, and he was an integral part to the team’s success. [True Hoop]

Mark Cuban is the most outspoken owner in sports, but he remained fairly quiet in the Finals. However, after last night’s win he can celebrate all he wants. [New York Times]

The 2011 NBA Finals received the highest T.V. ratings in 11 years. [Sports Illustrated]

2011 NBA Finals

Dallas Mavericks-105 Miami Heat-95 (Dallas wins NBA Championship; 4-2)

Video:

Game 6 Mini-Movie

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