Dirk Nowitzki leads Dallas with 15 points and 4 rebounds so far. Shawn Marion is next with 9 points while Jason Kidd added 7 points and 4 assists. Nowitzki scored the last basket of the half to give the Mavericks a two-point lead.
The Lakers are actually shooting extremely well (48%), it’s just that the Mavericks are shooting even better (50%). The Mavs are also aided in the three-point shooting realm as they have four and the Lakers have none.
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