Allen Iverson scored 51 points the previous game but lost anyway to the Los Angeles Lakers. Today he finished with 35 points and 12 assists to top the Dallas Mavericks 122-109. Iverson also had six steals in the game.
Carmelo Anthony struggled on the floor with 9-30 shooting but still finished with 23 points. Kenyon Martin had another decent game and posted 18 points and 7 rebounds. Marcus Camby scored only 8 points but grabbed 14 rebounds and swatted 5 shots. Linas Kleiza contributed season-high 23 points after Iverson set him up for nice shots.
Dirk Nowitzki’s double-double effort was not enough to carry the Mavs. He finished the game with 32 points and 12 rebounds. Jerry Stackhouse contributed 23 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists while Josh Howard added 20 points.