Beaten by the Knicks the day before, the Dallas Mavericks responded well by dominating the Grizzlies 138-122 to bring their record to 6-3 while Memphis remains in trouble with 2 successes and 7 defeats.
Luka Doncic just missed his 5th triple-double of the season with 24 points to 9/16 including 2/6 to 3-pts, 14 rebounds and 8 assists in 29 minutes. Kristaps Porznigis at rest, he was perfectly supported by another former Knick: Tim Hardaway Jr. with 20 points, while Justin Jackson score 17 points 4/7 away. Dallas returns 18 of 42 attempts behind the arc and finishes with 53.6% shoots. The Grizzlies have not been so successful by far and have never really managed to slow down the Texans. Jaren Jackson Jr. is the best Grizzli with 23 points at 10/17 while Ja Moran was at rest
After a balanced first quarter, the Mavs took control in the 2nd act before flying into the 3rd under the leadership of Doncic, author of 14 points in this quarter. Dallas started the last 12 minutes with a 104-91 lead and they never looked back.