Mavs edge Wizards
|Mavs edge Wizards|
Shawn Marion blocked Caron Butler's jump shot with 1.9 seconds to play, and the Dallas Mavericks opened the second half of their season Wednesday night by avenging a loss from opening night, beating the Washington Wizards 94-93.
The Mavericks did not cover the 4.5-point spread, while the final score played UNDER the posted total of 199.5.
Dirk Nowitzki scored 28 points, Jason Terry added 21, and Jason Kidd had 15 assists for the Mavericks.
Randy Foye led Washington with 26 points, while Butler scored 20 points and grabbed 10 boards.