Rick Adelman

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JANUARY 1: Jason Kidd #2 of the Dallas Mavericks stands by Ricky Rubio #9 of the Minnesota Timberwolves during the game on January 1, 2012 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavs Blown Out By Timberwolves 99-82

Kevin Love had 25 points to help the Timberwolves beat the Mavs 99-82 on Sunday, ending an 18-game losing streak dating to last season.

01/01/2012

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Butler, Nowitzki Lead Mavericks Past Rockets

Caron Butler scored 13 of his 19 points during a decisive third-quarter run, Dirk Nowitzki had 20 points and 10 rebounds, and the Dallas Mavericks stretched their winning streak to six games with a 101-91 victory over the Houston Rockets on Monday night.

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