Mavericks rout Jazz
Dallas, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Monta Ellis scored 22 points to lead the Dallas Mavericks to a 103-81 thrashing of the Utah Jazz on Friday night.
Dirk Nowitzki contributed 20 points, while Samuel Dalembert and Jose Calderon each scored 12 points in Dallas' seventh straight win over the Jazz at American Airlines Center.
Dallas has now won four straight overall and five of its last six contests.
Marvin Williams paced Utah with 21 points and Trey Burke finished with 13 points and five assists. Richard Jefferson was the only other member of the Jazz in double figures with 10 points in the setback, Utah's fourth straight defeat.
02/07 22:57:39 ET