The Battle of I-45
Dallas Mavericks edge Houston Rockets
DALLAS (AP) - Tyson Chandler matched his season high with 21
points and had 15 rebounds, reserve J.J. Barea added 19 points and
the Dallas Mavericks hung on after wasting most of a 25-point
first-half lead in a 111-106 victory over the Houston Rockets on
Dirk Nowitzki had 18 points and Jason Terry contributed 15
points for Dallas. The Mavericks have won four of five following a
six-game losing streak.
Luis Scola led Houston with 30 points, and Kevin Martin had 27.
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