West helps Mavs outlast Blazers in 2-OT
Dallas, TX – Delonte West scored six of his 10 points in the 94 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers at American Airlines Center.
Dirk Nowitzki scored a team-high 20 points for the Mavericks, who led by as many as 14 points in the third quarter before allowing Portland to claw its way back into the game.
Jason Terry added 19 points off the bench in Dallas' third straight win.
LaMarcus Aldridge netted a game-high 33 points for the Blazers, including the game-tying bucket with 12 seconds left in the fourth quarter. Aldridge also pulled down 12 rebounds, while Jamal Crawford contributed 19 points for Portland, which dropped its third game in four tries.