Mavericks 106, Clippers 96

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.