Dallas, TX (Sports Network) - Dirk Nowitzki scored his team's final eight
points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 2.9 seconds left that vaulted the
Dallas Mavericks to a 100-98 win over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday at
American Airlines Center.
Nowitzki shot a scorching 14-of-17 from the field, including 5-of-6 from 3-
point range en route to a season-high 35 points. Vince Carter assisted on
Nowitzki's go-ahead bucket and finished with 17 points off the bench for the
Mavericks, who closed the contest on a 15-1 surge.
Brandan Wright donated a double-double with 17 points and 13 rebounds to help
Dallas bounce back from Thursday's 103-78 setback against Indiana.
Carlos Boozer recorded a double-double with 25 points and 11 boards, while
Luol Deng and Nate Robinson also added 25 points apiece for the Bulls, who had
won three straight.
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