Thursday , Jan , 29 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Dallas Mavericks Team Report – January 29

=== Dallas Mavericks Team Report – January 29 ===

(Sports Network) – The Mavericks fell 91-88 to the Utah Jazz on Wednesday
evening.

Michael Finley poured in 29 points to pace the Mavericks, who suffered their
first setback since January 11 in Detroit. Dirk Nowitzki added 17 points on
just 6-of-14 shooting, coming off a career-best 43 points on Tuesday in
Seattle.

Antoine Walker, who was the hero the previous night with the game-winning shot
against the Sonics, had a chance to tie Wednesday’s game with a three-pointer,
but it fell short. Walker struggled on the night, scoring just six points on
3-of-10 shooting. The former Boston Celtic finished with eight assists

Dallas shot 8-of-23 from three-point land, including a 5-for-8 effort by
Finley. The Mavericks were also 12-of-12 from the free throw line.

Dallas has back-to-back days off before taking on the Denver Nuggets Saturday
night.

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