Kaman leads Hornets past Mavericks

Chris Kaman had 20 points and 13 rebounds 92 win over the Mavericks.

Xavier Henry added 19 points for New Orleans, which halted a two-game skid. Jarrett Jack finished with 15 points and made a fadeaway jumper with 17 seconds left after Dallas pulled within two, 91-89.

The Mavericks, meanwhile, have lost four straight and five of six. They were paced by Rodrigue Beaubois' 25 points. Dirk Nowitzki, who played just 10 minutes in Wednesday's loss to Memphis, had 19 points and nine rebounds.