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The quintet of Miami exposing his unbeaten in 12 games against the last team that had defeated this season.
The Heat despite playing a great game fell with his boots on Mavericks 98-96 before a showing that you have taken so far.
“We’ve been playing several games at the highest level and one day we had to lose,”said Heat coach Erik Spoelstra.” They played very well in defense and were lucky enough to hit good shots.”
The fourth period was a heart attack. Dallas and Miami took over the tip could not reach him. LeBron James got the Heat to a 90-91 point with a minute to play, but Shawn Marion shot back scoring three free, while Bosh and Dwyane Wade missed two separate triples.
The King come back to the Heat 93-97, but Dirk Nowitzki scored his two free throws, leading to Wade’s basket at the end did not reach, for the triple left two points separating the rival at the end of the match.
Miami the Magic Trio was not as dominant last night.
Wade again led with 22 points and seven assists. James touched the triple-double with 19 boards, 10 rebounds and seven assists. While Chris Bosh met with 19 points and eight rebounds.
Another of the Heat was highlighted by Mario Chalmers with 13 points and James Jones with 10.
For Dallas Nowitzki was most effective with 26 points, this time escorted by Jason Terry with 19 and Caron Butler with 13.
The first half ended level (44-43) thanks to an extraordinary reaction from Miami at the end of the initial partial.
The Mavericks started very effective and mostly planted a strong defense that limited the Heat within two points the first five minutes. A Miami players, but Bosh had trouble finding the 2:39 ring and lack of equipment lost by 13 points. Then came the second unit, with Wade at the helm equalized. At the end of the first quarter of Dallas won 23-22.
In the second game the Heat with a more dynamic and a great Chalmers managed to take the lead. Then, after exchanging several times the point with 3:52 to play amid a resounding ovation came onto the field forward Mike Miller and his aggressive play that caught the Heat went into halftime with a minimal advantage in the mail.
Miller suffered an injury that prevented him from playing this season, until Monday returned to action.
In the third, Miami turned to cede the initiative to the Mavs, but James woke up with two triples and put things back in place.
His basket at the last second the third quarter ended 68-65 in favor of the Heat.
This fall suffered at home, the Heat looks broken his streak of 12 straight wins before traveling to face the Suns on 23 December.
No more question about the involvement of guard Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers in the All-Star Game next Sunday after the player sent a notice to NBA commissioner David Stern, to confirm that there has been recovered from the ankle injury.
Nor will the veteran guard Allen Iverson of the Sixers in Philadelphia, for personal reasons, since it wants to be next to a daughter who is ill.
Bryant, who has missed the last three matches for the Lakers, had been chosen for the twelfth time for the All-Star Game with the Western Conference team.
Commissioner Stern immediately elected to replace veteran guard Jason Kidd, the local team the Dallas Mavericks, who will play his tenth All-Star Game.
Bryant had been elected by popular vote as a starter for the second preferences of the fans, second only to forward LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers, will be with the team in the Eastern Conference.
The post holder Bryant in the Western Conference team will be decided by coach George Karl of the Denver Nuggets.
Falling Bryant is third in the Western Conference after Chauncey Billups, the Nuggets, replace guard Chris Paul of New Orleans Hornets, and center Chris Kaman, LA Clippers, to Brandon Roy, of Portland Trail Blazers.
Pau, only ‘laker’ in Dallas
Now, the Lakers, with Bryant’s low, left with only one player for the All-Star Game, the Spanish power forward Pau Gasol, who was elected for the third time in his career in the selection of the reservations made by the Coaches of teams in the Western Conference.
Last night, the Lakers coach, Phil Jackson, has announced that Bryant was not playing, but the final decision must be taken by the team’s star, who now have 10 days off to recover fully from the injury suffered left ankle.
David Lee debut
Iverson, who was also elected by popular vote to be a starter with the team in the Eastern Conference for the tenth time, has had to deal with several family problems and can not play what would be his eleventh All-Star Game.
Commissioner Stern chose to center David Lee, of New York Knicks, which has so far had 30 ‘double-doubles’ as a substitute for Iverson for what will be his first All-Star Game.
The replacement for the post of head of Iverson in the Eastern Conference team will be decided by the coach Stan Van Gundy of the Orlando Magic, who will be responsible for leading the team.
The sixtieth edition of the All-Star Game is going to play next Sunday in the Cowboys Stadium in Arlington (Texas), before more than 90,000 spectators, the largest attendance at a basketball game in U.S. history.