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Dirk Nowitzki matched his season high with 35 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Dallas snapped Memphis's six-game winning streak.

Nowitzki shot 13 of 29 before fouling out with 37 seconds left. The Mavericks extended their winning streak to four.

Memphis, which trailed by as many as 16 in the second half, cut Dallas's lead to three in the final six minutes. But Damon Stoudamire and Eddie Jones missed three-pointers down the stretch.

Dallas

MinFGFTO-TAPFPts.Totals 240:0133-7521-2814-50173090Griffin 20:092-40-00-0064Nowitzki 38:2613-298-91-91635Dampier 28:042-31-25-11055Daniels 44:247-124-43-76218DevHarris 40:174-142-30-28410Diop 19:560-10-23-7030Armstrong 23:141-33-42-10115Van Horn 25:314-93-40-41313

Percentages: FG .440, FT .750. Three-Point Goals: 3-7, .429 (Van Horn 2-2, Nowitzki 1-5). Blocked Shots: 11 (Diop 6, Dev.Harris 2, Daniels, Dampier, Van Horn). Turnovers: 16 (Nowitzki 4, Armstrong 4, Daniels 3, Dampier 3, Van Horn 2). Steals: 5 (Dev.Harris 2, Nowitzki, Van Horn, Diop). Technical Fouls: Coach Johnson, 44.6 first; Defensive Three Second, 46.0 third; Dampier, 6:32 fourth.

Memphis

MinFGFTO-TAPFPts.Totals 240:0124-7030-4514-38152683Battier 40:555-126-91-22517Gasol 40:035-133-64-86313Wright 21:371-30-02-6132EJones 27:072-910-122-51314Stoudamire 43:245-143-52-63415Miller 36:316-135-72-82419Jackson 10:540-32-20-0012Tsakalidis 3:530-10-21-2010Burks 4:360-10-00-0000DJones 7:220-01-20-1001Warrick 3:390-10-00-0020

Percentages: FG .343, FT .667. Three-Point Goals: 5-16, .312 (Miller 2-5, Stoudamire 2-5, Battier 1-1, Burks 0-1, Jackson 0-1, E.Jones 0-3). Blocked Shots: 8 (Gasol 2, E.Jones, Battier, Wright, Miller, D.Jones, Stoudamire). Turnovers: 12 (Gasol 6, Stoudamire 3, Wright, Miller, Warrick). Steals: 8 (Battier 2, Wright 2, Miller 2, D.Jones, Jackson). Technical Fouls: Defensive Three Second, 6:46 third.

A: 17,176 (18,119). T: 2:36.