Nerlens Noel, due to a coach's decision, did not take the floor during Saturday's 111-104 loss to the Cavaliers. Concerning Noel's lack of significant playing time over the past handful of games, coach Rick Carlisle noted, "We've had some tough matchup nights and there are going to be more and more of those as time goes on. He's going to get other opportunities. But minutes have to be earned. Salah has earned the minutes", Eddie Sefko of the Dallas Morning News reports.
Nerlens Noel will come off the bench for Saturday's game against the Timberwolves, Earl K. Sneed of the Mavericks' official site reports.
Nerlens Noel will start at center for Friday's game against the Pelicans, Earl K. Sneed of Mavs.com reports.
Nerlens Noel will come off the bench Wednesday against the Clippers.
Nerlens Noel will start at center for Wednesday's matchup with the Grizzlies, Earl K. Sneed of Mavs.com reports.
Nerlens Noel finished with eight points (3-7 FG, 2-2 FT), seven rebounds and two steals across 12 minutes during Monday's 133-103 loss to the Warriors.
Nerlens Noel drew the start at center Friday and posted seven points (3-3 FG, 1-2 FT), six rebounds, three steals and two blocks across 27 minutes during the 93-88 loss to the Kings.
Nerlens Noel will get the starting nod at center for Friday's game against the Kings.
Nerlens Noel recorded 16 points (6-6 FG, 4-4 FT), 11 rebounds, three blocks and one steal across 20 minutes during a 117-111 loss to the Hawks on Wednesday.
Nerlens Noel will draw the start at center during Thursday's preseason game against the Hawks, Earl K. Sneed of Mavs.com reports.
Nerlens Noel, who sat out the Mavericks' last preseason game Oct. 5 for rest purposes, isn't listed on the team's injury report heading into Monday's exhibition against the Magic, Earl K. Sneed of Mavs.com reports.
Nerlens Noel will not play in Thursday's preseason game against Orlando, Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel reports.