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Luka Doncic posted 42 points on 16-of-28 shooting (6-of-11 from three-point range) as the Dallas Mavericks defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 105-89 at home in American Airlines Center on Wednesday.
All five Mavericks starters scored in double figures with Kristaps Porzingis adding an 11-point, 13-rebound double-double. Dallas shot 50.6 percent from the field.
The 21-18 Mavs led 77-71 going into the fourth quarter and never led by fewer than six points in the final 12 minutes en route to their sixth win in eight games. The 26-16 Clippers have lost five of seven games.
Mavericks PG Luka Doncic: 42 points, 9 assists, 6 rebounds
Mavericks C Kristaps Porzingis: 11 points, 13 rebounds
Mavericks G Josh Richardson: 14 points, 5 rebounds, 3 steals
Clippers F Paul George: 28 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists
Clippers F Kawhi Leonard: 20 points, 7 rebounds, 7 assists
Clippers C Ivica Zubac: 14 points, 7 rebounds, 3 steals
Dallas will visit the Portland Trail Blazers for a two-game road set beginning Friday at 10 p.m. ET. L.A. is headed home to face the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday at 10 p.m. ET.
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