Dallas Mavericks Christmas Day Game History (All-Time Record and Results)

Dallas Mavericks Christmas Day Game History (All-Time Record and Results)


Christmas and the NBA make a perfect pairing. The holiday has long been a featured part of the league's regular-season schedule, leading to some memorable moments.

One team that's no stranger to Christmas Day action is the Dallas Mavericks. Here's everything you need to know about the Mavs' history on Christmas.

Mavericks Christmas Game History

The NBA made its Christmas Day debut in 1947, and the holiday has been a constant part of the league's regular-season schedule ever since.

The Mavericks had to wait until 2003 to play their first game on Dec. 25th. In a rematch of their heated playoff battle from the previous postseason, Dallas took down the Sacramento Kings 111-103 for its first-ever Christmas win.

The Mavs boast six all-time appearances on Christmas Day. The team most recently played on this holiday in 2022 against the Los Angeles Lakers. Luka Doncic led the way with 32 points in a 124-115 win.

Mavericks All-Time Christmas Record and Results

The Mavericks are 3-3 all-time on Christmas Day. Dallas' last win on Dec. 25th was in 2022 against the Lakers. Check out the franchise's full Christmas results below.

  • 2003: Dallas Mavericks 111, Sacramento Kings 103
  • 2008: Dallas Mavericks 102, Portland Trail Blazers 94
  • 2011: Miami Heat 105, Dallas Mavericks 94
  • 2020: Dallas Mavericks 115, Los Angeles Lakers 138
  • 2021: Dallas Mavericks 116, Utah Jazz 120
  • 2022: Los Angeles Lakers 115, Dallas Mavericks 124

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