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Dirk Nowitzki, Mavericks top Kevin Durant, Thunder
Dirk Nowitzki, Mavericks top Kevin Durant, Thunder

Dirk Nowitzki scored seven of his 32 points in overtime Tuesday night, leading the Dallas Mavericks to a 128-119 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder in Dallas. Nowitzki also had 10 rebounds and six assists, and six of his teammates scored in double figures in a victory that moved the Mavericks (43-29) half a game ahead of Phoenix for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference. Kevin Durant led Oklahoma City with 43 points. He has scored at least 25 in 36 consecutive games, the longest such streak since Michael Jordan's 40-game run during the 1986-87 season. Russell Westbrook, who had missed two of the Thunder's previous three games because of knee...

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