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Dirk Nowitzki earned his second double-double of the season in his first game back in more than a week in a win that was belabored in just about every way for Dallas and Dirk. It came down to a last-second shot in overtime by San Antonio’s eighth man for Dallas to pull out the victory and Nowitzki was sucking down water in between free throws by the end. No matter how bad his conditioning was before, one has to figure it’s a little better this morning. All-in-all, the Mavericks are finding all sorts of fun ways to piece together wins. Jason Kidd missed last night, giving Rodrigue Beaubois another start despite Misrilou West returning from a couple games off. RoboBobo has been absolutely nails for the Mavs. How nails? Pretty darn nails.  Also, am I using “nails” correctly here? Doesn’t matter, I’m moving on as is. 1.3 3ptm/15.7 pts/4 rbd/6.3 ast, and here’s the kicker, 3.3 blk in each of his last three games. This is Beaubois we’ve been waiting for since the summer of 2010. Word on t...
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