(AP) — Dirk Nowitzki kept Dallas forward with his unchanging play, and J.J. Barea put divided the Mavericks’ win with a detonate at the end.
Nowitzki had 23 points and 9 rebounds, Barea scored 20 and the Mavericks kick the Brooklyn Nets 111-104 Sunday.
The Mavericks led 94-92 with some-more than 5 mins left before Barea scored 9 true Dallas points.
“Big shots,” Nowitzki said. “That’s what he does, pick-and-roll. They came off there and he done a couple from mid-range. He kind of iced it for us there and he’s done big plays for this authorization for a prolonged time.”
Said manager Rick Carlisle: “That was a pivotal partial of the game.”
“I suspicion Dirk played a good game. His scoring and sharpened was tremendous,” he said.
Harrison Barnes combined 19 points for the Mavericks. After Barea’s surge, Barnes’ two layups done it 107-101 with 26.5 seconds remaining.
Brook Lopez scored 27 points and Spencer Dinwiddie had 18 for the Nets. Randy Foye and Quincy Acy any had 11.
Barnes scored 15 points in assisting the Mavs take a 57-43 lead at halftime. Lopez scored 12 in the third quarter, and Brooklyn trailed 82-72 streamer into the fourth.
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