Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki, top, battles the Cavaliers’ Tristan Thompson, second from right, on his drive to the basket Wednesday night as Mavs forward David Lee takes a tumble at left. Nowitzki has been the Mavs’ man in the middle of late, playing center.
Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki, top, battles the Cavaliers’ Tristan Thompson, second from right, on his drive to the basket Wednesday night as Mavs forward David Lee takes a tumble at left. Nowitzki has been the Mavs’ man in the middle of late, playing center. Tony Dejak AP
Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki, top, battles the Cavaliers’ Tristan Thompson, second from right, on his drive to the basket Wednesday night as Mavs forward David Lee takes a tumble at left. Nowitzki has been the Mavs’ man in the middle of late, playing center. Tony Dejak AP

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