NBA: Dallas 98, Miami 73

March 16, 2008 at 9:58 PM
share with facebook
share with twitter

MIAMI, March 16 (UPI) -- The Dallas Mavericks led all the way in a 98-73 rout of the Miami Heat Sunday, led by Dirk Nowitzki's 21 points.

Josh Howard scored 15 points and Brandon Bass and Jason Terry each contributed 14 for the Mavs, who won their fifth straight contest.

Earl Barron was the top scorer for the Heat with 21 points. Miami has lost eight straight games.

Dallas coasted to victory after jumping off to a quick 9-0 lead that grew to 35-12 after the first-quarter and 52-30 at the half.

Related UPI Stories
Trending Stories