SAN ANTONIO -- Tim Duncan had 31 points and 15 rebounds and
the San Antonio Spurs beat the Dallas Mavericks 97-94 for their
seventh straight win. The Mavericks are 3-and-2 since acquiring
Jason Kidd from New Jersey. Kidd had seven points and 10 assists.
Manu Ginobili added 17 points for San Antonio and Michael Finley scored 16 for the Spurs.
Dirk Nowitzki scored 28 points for the Mavericks. Josh Howard and reserve Brandon Bass each added 16.