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Dirk scores 19 as Mavs hold off Lin, Rockets

Dirk scores 19 as Mavs hold off Lin, Rockets

ESPN.com Updated Jan 16, 2013
Dirk Nowitzki scored 19 points, O.J. Mayo hit two tiebreaking free throws and the Dallas Mavericks held off a Jeremy Lin-led surge to beat the Houston Rockets 105-100 on Wednesday night.
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  • Blake Griffin Huge Breakaway Dunk on the Houston Rockets (Video…

    Blake Griffin Huge Breakaway Dunk on the Houston Rockets (Video)

    dimemag.com Jan 16, 2013
    Did you catch this huge Blake Griffin breakaway dunk on the Houston Rockets last night? Just brutal. To quote on of the Dime Crew when he saw this, “This isn’t even human!” Check it out here: And check out more Blake Griffin dunks and news. For brea
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  • Ty Lawson Beats The Rookie Of The Year Front-Runner; Hoosiers L…

    Ty Lawson Beats The Rookie Of The Year Front-Runner; Hoosiers Lose

    dimemag.com Jan 16, 2013
    Even after Chris Paul’s right kneecap conspired to scratch Tuesday’s most intriguing point-guard matchup from the schedule - CP3 and the Clippers facing Jeremy Lin and the Rockets - the NBA still delivered a gem by giving us Ty Lawson versus Damia
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  • Different Point Of Attack

    Different Point Of Attack

    CNNSI.com Jan 16, 2013
    Chris Paul sat out, but the Clippers rolled again in a 117-109 win over the Rockets. Ben Golliver examines L.A.'s decisive run, Grant Hill's cameo and Blake Griffin's latest highlight.
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  • Video - Mavs Dunk In Transition 00:08

    Mavs Dunk In Transition

    Jan 16
    O.J. Mayo feeds Shawn Marion for the dunk
  • Video - Lin One-Handed Lay In 00:14

    Lin One-Handed Lay In

    Jan 16
    Jeremy Lin drives through traffic and finishes with the lay in.
  • Video - Dirk, Mavericks Hold Off Rockets 00:54

    Dirk, Mavericks Hold Off Rockets

    Jan 16
    Dirk Nowitzki scored 19 points to help the Mavericks hold off the Rockets' late rally.

Sports Columnists

  • Daily Dime: Heat rule when interested

    Jan 16
    LeBron James' milestone night showed a team engaged and at its best, Brian Windhorst writes.
  • Dwayne Wade says he has no ill feelings toward coach Erik Spoelstra

    Jan 16
    Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade said Wednesday he has no ill will toward coach Erik Spoelstra over his benching in the fourth quarter of Monday's loss to the Utah Jazz.
  • Dwyane Wade says he has no ill feelings toward coach Erik Spoelstra

    Jan 16
    Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade said Wednesday he has no ill will toward coach Erik Spoelstra over his benching in the fourth quarter of Monday's loss to the Utah Jazz.