Found February 26, 2013 on Fox Sports Southwest:
DALLAS What will it take for the Mavericks to get it going? Apparently not even a once-in-a-decade performance by their leader will do it. The Mavericks missed eight of their final nine shots, were outscored 14-4 down the stretch, wasted a manly Dirk Nowitzki effort his first 2020 game in almost 10 years and lost 95-90 to Bucks in Tuesday's home game. "For us to win that game, I've got to be perfect, and I wasn't down the stretch,' said Dirk, which speaks volumes. Some thought the Dallas Mavericks' Tuesday night game would be a showcase for the Bucks' Brandon Jennings, who during the morning shootaround said some lovely things about maybe someday being a Maverick. "Who wouldn't want to play in an environment like this every night?" said Jennings, a restricted free agent this summer. "You've got an owner who's so into his team and everything like that. Every time you see the Mavs, you see him cheering or going crazy. They...

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