The Mavericks won 110-100 in Dallas on Tuesday against the Kings. The team continues to play as good as any team in the league right now despite recent issues with what they thought would be one of their star players Odom. Odom has been a non-factor for the Mavs this season and finally has seen an end to his days in Dallas. The team has thrived despite and is now 32-26 overall this season while improving to 21-10 at home this year. They continue to look focused as move forward to a great playoff run.
The Mavericks were led by a multitude of players as they usually utilize most of their bench in games. Two players scored 15 points in the game to lead the team, which shows just how many people score points for the team. You never know where the ball is going to go or who will be looking to score. Marion added 14 rebounds to lead the team while Kidd had 7 assist to contribute to the win. The team scored over 25 points in each quarter of the contest and has been explosive offensively.
Cousins led the Kings in both points and rebounds. Overall he has been a star for the lifeless team and ended this game with 25 points and 18 rebounds. Both of these figures led any player on any team Tuesday. The Kings were able to score, but simply could not keep up with the relentless Mavericks team. The Kings are now 19-39 overall on the year.