- 1986 Signed Dennis Nutt.
- 2006 Recalled Maurice Ager from the NBADL.
- 2006 Dirk Nowitzki missed the Denver game due to a sinus infection. He did not miss any other games due to the illness.
- 2006 Head coach Avery Johnson's 100th career NBA coaching win, making him the fastest to reach 100 wins with a record of 100-31 (surpassing Red Auerbach's 100-35).
- 2006 The last game played with the failed synthetic basketball, which lasted a mere 3 months (including pre-season) as the league went back to using a leather ball.
Special thanks to Patricia Bender and her Mavericks website (http://www.eskimo.com/~pbender/mavs.html) for assistance with this section.