The Dallas Mavericks returned to their winning ways with a 106-96 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers.
Dallas star Dirk Nowitzki was ejected from the game after arguing a foul call early in the 3rd quarter. Nowitzki left the game with 18 points.
Dallas struggled the rest of the 3rd quarter and began the 4th trailing by 1 point. The Mavericks picked it up for a 22-3 run, taking the lead and never looking back. Jason Kidd celebrated his 37th birthday by scoring 26 points and 12 assists to lead the Mavericks. Dallas had 6 players scoring in double digits.