Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/18/14
DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks' streak of shooting at least 60 percent ended at two games, but they did extend their winning streak to three in a row, dumping the Toronto Raptors 109-104 Wednesday at the American Airlines Center. The Raptors trailed by double digits for most of the game but came back with a late charge, getting to within five points twice in the final minute. Toronto's Alan Anderson missed a 3-point attempt with less than 10 seconds to go, a shot that could have cut the deficit to two points and forced the Mavs to make free throws at the other end to ice the game. The slow-starting Raptors lost for the second time in as many nights and for the fourth time in five games to start the season. "The group we had out there (in the fourth quarter) played with a purpose and momentum," Raptors coach Dwane Casey said. "They really put us in a position to almost win the game after having a slow start. I like what I saw in the second half, but we ha...
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