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Not even the return of Dirk Nowitzki could have stopped the San Antonio Spurs from blitzing the Dallas Mavericks from the three-point line in their recent tussle. The Spurs set a franchise-record 20 three pointers made in a game eclipsing their previous record of 19 three-pointers made versus the Bobcats earlier this season. The Spurs were led by Danny Green's 7-8 from the arch, San Antonio connected on 20-30 shots from long-distance. Relive the Spurs' historic night (h/t Project Spurs) with each of their 20 three-pointers. They made it look too easy. [follow]
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