Mavs have been inconsistent many games this season
Fort Worth Star-Telegram:
Mostly, the Mavericks are in this 34-28 rut because they're getting a dose of the same medicine they dished out on a regular basis during last year's championship run. And it's making them sick.
Time after time last season, the Mavericks were seemingly out of a game, but found a way to get back in it and win. In a reversal of fortune, that familiar strategy is working against the Mavericks this year.
Kevin Durant, Derek Fisher and Chauncey Billups all hit late 3-pointers to defeat the Mavericks this season. And on Sunday, the Kobe Bryant-less Los Angeles Lakers rallied to knock off the Mavericks in overtime 112-108.
But the Mavericks even topped that game Monday when the Utah Jazz took them into triple overtime before beating Dallas 123-121.
"That's happened to us all season," guard Jason Terry said. "It's a broken record.