Sunday , Dec , 05 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Dallas Mavericks Team Report – December 5

=== Dallas Mavericks Team Report – December 5 ===

(Sports Network) – Dirk Nowitzki followed up his career night with a 30-point
effort, leading the Dallas Mavericks to a 109-86 victory over the Utah Jazz at
American Airlines Center on Saturday.

Jason Terry came off the bench to record 19 points with nine assists and five
steals in helping the Mavericks to their fourth win in five games. Jerry
Stackhouse scored 18 points while Josh Howard added 17 and 10 rebounds.

Nowitzki poured in a career-best 53 points in Thursday night’s 113-106
overtime win against Houston.

Leading 68-66, the Mavericks bridged a 15-3 run over the third and fourth
quarters to pull away. Terry fueled the charge with five straight points and
Dallas held an 83-69 margin with 9:39 remaining.

The Mavs will complete their four-game homestand against the Detroit Pistons
on Monday.