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GAME 1 Mavericks 89, Trail Blazers 81 at Dallas
Dirk Nowitzki made just 35% of his field goals but converted all 13 of his free throw attempts in the fourth quarter en route to a game-high 28 points.
GAME 2 Mavericks 101, Trail Blazers 89 at Dallas
Midseason acquisition Peja Stojakovic paid big dividends by scoring 21 points off the bench, including five threes.
GAME 3 Trail Blazers 97, Mavericks 92 at Portland
Jason Terry made 10 of his 13 field goal attempts for 29 points while dishing a team-high seven assists, but it wasn't enough to lift the Mavs.
GAME 4 Trail Blazers 84, Mavericks 82 at Portland
Brandon Roy came off the bench to score 18 of his 24 points in the fourth quarter, including a bank shot with less than a minute left, to power Portland to a stunning 23-point comeback.
GAME 5 Mavericks 93, Trail Blazers 82 at Dallas
In his most crucial performance as a pro, Tyson Chandler scored 14 points and controlled the boards, grabbing 20 rebounds—13 on the offensive glass.