By CBSDFW.com Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Paul George scored 12 of his 29 points in the third quarter as the Los Angeles Clippers ended a two-game losing skid with a 97-91 victory over the Dallas Mavericks.

Reggie Jackson scored eight of his 23 points in the decisive third as the Clippers turned a one-point halftime deficit into nine-point lead after being up by as much as 10 in the quarter.

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Kristaps Porzingis had 25 points with eight rebounds as the Mavericks played their third consecutive game without star Luka Doncic, who is on the mend from a sprained left knee and ankle.

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The Mavericks take on the Clippers again on Tuesday, November 23 at 9:30 p.m.

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