Mavericks' Shawn Marion underwhelms offensively; why nobody cares
Underwhelming would seemingly be a good way to describe Shawn Marion’s production recently.
At least, that’s what anybody looking at box scores would conclude.
Oh, Marion had 19 points in the win at Oklahoma City on Sunday. But for the most part, he’s been an afterthought at the offensive end, averaging just 8.3 points in the Mavericks’ last six games, five of them victories.
Dirk Nowitzki, Marion’s running mate at the forward positions, couldn’t care less.
He knows the Mavericks probably wouldn’t have beaten Boston on Monday if not for the work the man they call Matrix did at the defensive... read more