The Mavericks are getting up and down the court and while they aren't burning up the net, they are ahead 40-33 with eight minutes left in the first half.
The Spurs won't survive if the tempo stays like this.
Meanwhile, the Mavericks are getting nice showings from Brandon Bass and Dirk Nowitzki on the boarde. They have teamed for 11 rebounds.
Meanwhile, Tony Parker is a wrecking crew. He has 17 points and the rest of the Spurs have 16.