Mavericks vs Thunder: Dallas Wins Game 4 Of 2011 NBA Western Finals Playoffs

By on May 24, 2011 in Basketball, Sports, United States, World Comments
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Dallas Mavericks vs Oklahoma City Thunder
Dirk Nowitzki led Dallas win

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The Dallas Mavericks rallied back to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder, 112-105, in overtime during Game 4 of the 2011 NBA Western Conference Finals, held in Oklahoma City Arena, Oklahoma City, on Monday night, May 23, 2011, according to NBA.com.

Dirk Nowitzki had another big game and led the Mavericks rally against the Thunder as he scored 12 points in the fourth quarter. Two free throws by Nowitzki with 6.04 seconds left in the game forces the game into overtime. Nowitzki had a total of 40 points in the game. Jason Kidd added 17 points and 7 assists for Dallas.

Kevin Durant led the Thunder with 29 points, and 15 rebounds. Russel Westbrook and Serge Ibaka added 19 and 18 points, respectively.

The OKC Thunder led majority of the game while Dallas‘ got the lead after two free throws by Nowitzki, 16 seconds into the overtime period.

Mavericks‘ veteran point guard, Jason Kidd, scored a 3-pointer with 40 seconds left in overtime to snatch the game from the Thunder.

The Mavericks now leads the best-of-seven series against the Thunder, 3-1.

Game 5 of the 2011 NBA Western Conference Finals between the Dallas Mavericks and the Oklahoma City Thunder will be played on Wednesday, May 24, 2011 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas.



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