After the Fact: Late Surge Helps Dallas Grind Out a Win Against Jazz

That was a good win. It wasn't the prettiest, nor anywhere near perfect, but it was a good win.

Storylines?

- Finally, the Mavericks had their defense return to smother the Jazz in the 2nd. Great to see.

- Mavericks win the battle of the boards as well, 39-31.

- Offense struggled most the night, but good to see them turn it on in the 4th to explode for 36.

- The few bad points: still too many turnovers and still too many offensive rebounds.

- Lots of fouls, too, but more than anything it was a fluke, as far as I can tell.

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