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Jake Kemp

Jake Kemp

StrongSide Contributor

Jake Kemp covers the Cowboys and Mavericks for StrongSide. He is a lifelong Dallas sports fan who currently works for Sports Radio 96.7/1310 The Ticket, the radio station he grew up worshipping. He has cried at least once during every movie about football he's ever seen and enjoys celebrating life through sports.

Stories by Jake Kemp

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What We Saw, What It Felt Like: Mavs-Warriors, Game 3

In Game 2, the Mavericks couldn't capitalize when it was their night. In Game 3, Golden State made them pay when it wasn't.
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What We Saw, What It Felt Like: Mavs-Warriors, Game 2

A missed opportunity could mean the beginning of the end for Dallas' Cinderella run.
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Basketball

You Should Enjoy This Mavericks Playoff Journey, Wherever It Leads

I don't know whether the Mavericks will win their playoff series against Phoenix. What I do know is we'll remember this team for a long time. That's worth celebrating.
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In Praise of Reggie Bullock and Dorian Finney-Smith, the Mavericks’ Indefatigable Engine

Dallas' defensive lynchpins are putting in a historic workload. Can they keep it up?
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The Mavs’ Defense Has Been the Difference

Dallas is in this series by forcing Utah's top-ranked offense out of its comfort zone.
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Stories by Jake Kemp

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Luka Doncic’s Injury Is Jalen Brunson’s Moment to Sink or Swim

Brunson's first playoff series was a disappointment. Whether or not he can rise to the occasion against Utah could determine whether Dallas advances–and what Brunson's next contract looks like.
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Spencer Dinwiddie Is Even Better Than the Mavericks Had Hoped

Twenty games is all we need to conclude that February's deadline deal is a massive win for Dallas.
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The Cowboys’ Offseason Has No Direction

There have been good moves and bad moves, but none of them are aligned with a larger purpose.
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The Cowboys’ Dalton Schultz Dilemma Will Shape Next Year’s Passing Game

Dallas' starting tight has been franchise tagged. What the team does from here will have major ramifications for its offense.
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Davis Bertans’ Time Is Coming

Luka Doncic creates really good looks for three-point shooters. The newly acquired Latvian is one of the best. This should work out.
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