facebook
twitter
search
search

NBA: Dallas 83, Denver 80

Nov. 16, 2005 at 12:11 AM

DALLAS, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Dirk Nowitzki scored 35 points and had seven rebounds Tuesday night as the Dallas Mavericks posted an 83-80 victory over the Denver Nuggets.

Marquis Daniels added 17 points off the bench and DeSagana Diop had a career-high 16 rebounds for the Mavericks, who won their third straight.

Carmelo Anthony led Denver with 24 points and Andre Miller chipped in 17 points and five assists for the Nuggets, who have yet to win a game on the road this season in four tries.

Marcus Camby scored 11 points and had nine rebounds in the loss.

Down 68-54 with 2:22 left in the third period, Dallas went on a 19-4 run to take a 73-72 lead. Nowitzki had 13 of Dallas' points during the spurt.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Cowherd has very awkward interview with Michigan's Harbaugh
UPI Horse Racing Weekend Preview
Report: QB Miller to stay at Ohio State
Venable, San Diego Padres pass St. Louis Cardinals
A-Rod, New York Yankees negotiating compromise over HR bonus