DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks won their third straight game Monday night at American Airlines Center when they pounded the Sacramento Kings, 119-96
The Mavs (11-10) will now embark on a three-game road trip which starts Wednesday night in Boston and also includes games against Toronto and Minnesota.
OJ Mayo led the Mavs with 19 points and seven rebounds, Chris Kaman scored 18 points, Darren Collison had 15 points, and Dahntay Jones, Derek Fisher and Jae Crowder each poured in 11 points.
Francisco Garcia and DeMarcus Cousins each tallied 25 points for the Kings (7-13), who had their three-game winning streak snapped.
The Mavs have now beaten the Kings in Dallas 17 straight times. Also, the Mavs are over .500 for the first time since they were 7-6 following a Nov. 21 win over the New York Knicks.
-- Dwain Price
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