Big third quarter propels Mavericks
The Dallas Mavericks poured in 40 points in the third quarter and earned a 113-98 win over the New Jersey Nets Wednesday night.
Dallas covered the 8-point spread, and the combined score sailed OVER the posted total of 199.5.
Jason Kidd shot 7-for-10 from the field with 23 points and 10 assists. Josh Howard netted a game-high 24 points to with 10 rebounds in a double-double for the Mavericks.
Brook Lopez led the Nets with 16 points and seven rebounds.