Blazing a trail for the Mavericks was J.J. Barea, as the 33-year old veteran point player from Mayaguez, Puerto Rico scored a season high 21 points while dispensing 10 helps and taking down 4 rebounds to tape a double-double for the contest.
Dallas still has the worst record in the Western Conference at 6-17, however the Mavericks have actually been playing much better just recently winning 4 of their previous 10 contests.
A significant secret for the hosts on Saturday was the deep shot, as the Mavericks scored 16 three-pointers from beyond the arc for the video game.
Without Griffin and Milos Teodosic the Clippers are most likely looking to closing down this season and looking to a packed 2018 NBA draft.
Dallas never ever tracked in the contest on Saturday, with the Mavericks scoring the very first 8 points of the video game. The hosts’ bench was likewise significant increase for Dallas, as Barea led the Mavericks bench to a 59-28 benefit over Los Angeles.
The Clippers will now remain on the roadway and direct north to Minnesota to square off versus the Timberwolves on Sunday. Dallas will invite the Denver Nuggets to the American Airlines Center on Monday.