Found February 23, 2012 on Star Telegram:
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DALLAS -- Asked before last night's game against the Lakers if they could hold All-Star guard Kobe Bryant to 14 points as the did an earlier meeting in Los Angeles, the Mavericks, to a man, shot down that notion.
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