Just a look at some numbers regarding the third quarter:
40-15: Points for the Mavericks and Nets during that quarter.
13: Points for Antoine Wright in the third; three of the Nets' starting five combined for 13 in that quarter.
3: Mavericks who had double-digit outings in the third (Josh Howard and Jason Kidd with 11, Wright with 13).
61.9 percent: Mavericks' shooting percentage in the third; the Nets shot 26.3 percent.
6 for 6: Mavs' work from 3-point range; Nets were 0 for 5.
-- Tracey Myers