Ravell Call, Deseret News
At right, Utah Jazz point guard Deron Williams (8) gets caught putting pressure on Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks. The teams met Friday in the EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City.

Mavericks 93, Jazz 81

Game 21: Friday at EnergySolutions Arena

Dallas wins eighth in a row after opening fourth on an 11-0 run and taking an 18-point lead

Dirk Nowitzki helps Mavericks snap Utah's seven-game winning streak with 26 points

Jazz shoot 39.2 percent and are held 21 points below their season scoring average


RECORD: 15-6

HOME: 8-4

AWAY: 7-2