The Dallas Mavericks team celebrated, in their American Airlines Center, over the guests from Utah, with a score of 103:100, and Luka Doncic recorded another 30+ game.
The Texans won over the Jazz in a very interesting game at the American Airlines Center, with a score of 103:100.
Utah opened the match brilliantly, and with 35 points in the first quarter had a double-digit advantage of +12. However, in the second part, the attack stopped and the defense gave way, so they went to rest with only 3 points.
In the continuation, the Jazz returned a double-digit advantage with a series of 0:14, and immediately after that, the Dallas Mavericks answered with mini-series of 6:0 and 8:0 and returned the game to a tie again.
The last part belonged to the hosts, and thanks to the cheerful Dinwiddie, who scored 10 points in the fourth quarter, they reached the triumph of 3 points.
Luka Doncic recorded the 7th game in a row with 30+ points, 33rd points to be exact, along with 5th rebounds and 11th assists, reaching his second triple-double of the season. He also became the first player since the 1962/63 season to record all 7 starting games with 30+ points.
Dallas center Christian Wood scored 21 points and recorded a double-double with 10 rebounds. Spencer Dinwiddie added 20 points, including 10 in the last stretch.
With the guests from Utah, Jordan Clarkson was the most effective with 22 points, followed by Cleveland’s recent point guard, Collin Sexton, with 19, as well as Vanderbilt, who scored 15 points. Finnish international Lauri Markkanen was not in a shooting mood, given that he had only 14 points, along with 7 rebounds.
The Dallas Mavericks will host Toronto in the next round, which scored 143 points against another team from Texas, San Antonio, in tonight’s match.
The Jazz will welcome the Los Angeles Lakers, who after a disastrous start to the season, are slowly gaining momentum with their 2nd win in a row.