ATLANTA (AP) - Dirk Nowitzki and Josh Howard each scored 28 points as the Dallas Mavericks trimmed the Atlanta Hawks 104-to-97.
Jason Terry added 27 points with 15 coming in the final quarter.
It's the sixth straight win for the Mavs who lead the N-B-A with
a 58-and-11 record.
Josh Childress and Josh Smith each scored 21 for the Hawks, who
have lost five of their last six games and 13 of 19.