Mavericks 81 Grizzlies 80
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Dirk Nowitzki had 18 points and 12
rebounds in leading the Dallas Mavericks to their tenth consecutive
win, 81-to-80 at Memphis.
Nowitzki put the Mavs ahead by hitting a pair of free throws
with seven-point-two seconds left. They were his only points of the
Mike Miller missed on a drive with three seconds left, sending
the Grizzlies to their third loss in four games. Miller finished
with just ten points on 3-of-12 shooting.
Josh Howard had a team-high 19 points for the Mavericks, who
trailed by ten points twice in the fourth quarter. Jason Terry
scored nine of his 15 points in the final period.
The Grizzlies were led by Pau Gasol's (paw gah-SAHLZ') 26 points
and ten rebounds.