Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/31/14
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DALLAS -- Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry scored a game-high 31 points with nine assists, outdueling Dallas guard O.J. Mayo and helping the Warriors to a 105-99 overtime victory over the Mavericks on Monday night at the American Airlines Center. The Warriors, coming off Sunday's loss at Oklahoma City, overcame 21 turnovers and awful shooting to take their record to 6-5 on the season as they still wait for game-changing center Andrew Bogut to return from an ankle injury. Golden State's ever-improving defense did the job again, limiting the Mavs to 42.4 percent shooting and holding Dallas to below 30 percent for the majority of the first three quarters. It was the eighth time in their first 11 games that the Warriors held their opponent to below 44 percent shooting. Despite shooting just 40.7 percent, Golden State dominated the boards, held the Mavs to three points in the final 3:57 of regulation and then scored the final six points of overtime, led by Curry. G...
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