No doubt throughout this condensed schedule there are going to be nights where teams are just unable to compete. The Mavericks have run into a Spurs team that hit 11 threes in the first half while building a 55-29 lead at halftime.
Dallas hit just 29 percent of their shots in the first half and also committed 11 turnovers. Jason Terry leads the club with nine points but Dirk Nowitzki is just 1-7 with two points and two turnovers. To make matters worse, Jason Kidd left the game with a lower back injury and isn't expected to return in the game.
Richard Jefferson, Gary Neal and Matt Bonner all hit three three pointers apiece in the first half. Jefferson leads the Spurs with 13 points and Matt Bonner has 11. San Antonio wracked up 15 assists in the first half while the Mavericks finished with just five