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Iztok Franko

Iztok Franko

StrongSide Contributor

Iztok Franko covers the Mavericks for StrongSide. He is an analyst that uncovers stories hidden in NBA data and basketball film, a contributor to Mavs Moneyball, and regularly dissects Mavericks games on Twitter.

Stories by Iztok Franko

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Christian Wood Won’t Solve the Mavericks’ Biggest Issue. But He Might Fix Several Others.

The roster is still unbalanced. But the soon-to-be ex-Rocket will add several dimension to Dallas offensively.
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The Question Isn’t Whether the Mavs Can Add a Second Star Player. It’s Whether They Should.

The best teams in the NBA excel by having well-rounded players throughout the floor. So why is the conversation in Dallas more about getting the biggest name possible?
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What We Saw, What It Felt Like: Mavs-Warriors, Game 4

The Mavericks refused to go quietly into the offseason.

Stories by Iztok Franko

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What We Saw, What It Felt Like: Mavs-Suns, Game 6

The Mavericks refuse to quit. And for the first time, they looked like the better team in the series.
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What We Saw, What It Felt Like: Mavs-Suns, Game 5

The Mavericks arrived in Phoenix with a series upset on their minds. Tuesday made that possibility feel so very far away.
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What We Saw, What It Felt Like: Mavs-Suns, Game 3

Want to make a series comeback against the baddest team in the West? Start by standing up to the bully.