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Dallas Mavericks grab surprising spot in ESPN Power Rankings

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Dallas Mavericks earn respect in ESPN Power Rankings

The Dallas Mavericks shocked some people during the 2019-2020 season. Few expected them to be a legit threat in the playoffs, but the superstar jump from Luka Doncic changed that. The Mavs lost out in the first round, but they made it a series against the Clippers.

Fans were left wondering what-if after their first postseason appearance since 2016. Some wish Dallas faced any other team in the first round because they believe the Mavericks would have won.