The Mavericks had nothing less than a horrible first half, saw head coach Rick Carlisle kicked out of the game for two technicals,trailed early in the third quarter by 29 points and came back to win the game 107-100.
The comeback was the biggest in Mavericks history and it was a game they had to win against a team that was 6-24 entering the game. They go to 19-12 and are now 17-5 since the 2-7 start.
Jason Terry led Dallas with 29 points, Dirk Nowitzki had 24 and 13 and Jason Kidd had 14 points, 16 assists and seven rebounds.
-- Jan Hubbard