Charlie Villanueva

Great team win tonight. I'm honored to be a part of this team. Together we fight. @Dallas Mavericks #roadwin #MFFL #dallasmavs

Jae Crowder

NOW THAT'S A SUCCESSFUL ROAD TRIP.!! #MAVSNATION

Al-Farouq Aminu

GREAT WIN #mavs #mavsnation #mffl hype my man tonyskinn10 was able to come and bring his son instagram.com/p/vmyfOsQZHa/

Jeff Caplan

Thru 10 gms Bosh's warning to Love seems warranted -- 13.1 FGA/gm lowest since 2nd season; 16.7 ppg lowest since rookie yr. Minutes high.

Earl K. Sneed

Tyson Chandler: "[Wright's] 1 of the most athletic dudes out there. He does freakish things out there. I don't think you can overthrow him."

Mark Followill

Really nice Mavs win in Washington tonight 105-102. Monta scored a season hi for any Mav, 34 pts. Great 4Q for JJ Barea w/ 10 pts & 4 asst

Earl K. Sneed

Brandan Wright with a smirk when talking about his highlight reel finishes: "It's just part of the game, man."

Jeff Caplan

That looked like the Game 6 turnovers that Ray Allen bailed LeBron out of to save the championship.

Earl K. Sneed

INSTANT ANALYSIS: @Dallas Mavericks outlast Wizards in hard-fought thriller to claim 5th straight win mavs.com/game-12-mavs-w… #DALatWAS

Jeff Caplan

JJ Barea just ended an impressive performance -- 14-6-4 -- as the Mavs' crunch-time point guard.

Dwain Price

It's a final: #Mavs 105, #Wizards 102. Monta scores a season-high 34 pts, Barea 14, Wright 14, Dirk 13, Parsons 11. Mavs are 9-3.

Earl K. Sneed

FINAL: @Dallas Mavericks 105, Wizards 102; 34 pts for Monta Ellis to lead five Mavs in double figures. 5 straight wins for the Mavs. #DALatWAS

Jeff Caplan

Wizards have left a handful of points on the floor with some really questionable-to-stupid decision-making throughout the game.

Earl K. Sneed

Monta Ellis with 2 FTs to give him 34 pts for the game. @Dallas Mavericks lead 104-99 with 17.8 seconds left. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Charge on Monta Ellis with 33.6 seconds left and the @Dallas Mavericks up three. Wall bricked at the other end, though. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Smart timeout by Barea after losing his dribble. @Dallas Mavericks lead 102-99 with 50.0 ticks left to hang on. #DALatWAS

Dwain Price

Big 3 from Dirk. #Mavs up 102-97 with 1:20 left.

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk drills a three. @Dallas Mavericks lead 102-97 with 1:20 left. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

He's still Dirk Nowitzki.

Earl K. Sneed

J.J. Barea AGAIN for three! #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Barea then draws a charge on Beal with 2:15 remaining. Give that man a game ball! #DALatWAS

Mark Followill

10 lead changes in 4th qtr. Mavs up 96-95 in Washington with 2:23 left on @FSSouthwest. Monta has 32

Earl K. Sneed

Barea's back-to-back jumpers have the @Dallas Mavericks up 96-95 with 2:23 left to play. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

J.J. Barea has taken over! #DALatWAS

Dwain Price

Dirk returns after getting his left ankle retaped.

Earl K. Sneed

Carlisle wasted no time getting Dirk back in the game to cheers from the Wizards' crowd. Down 93-92 with 3:27 remaining. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk marches back to the @Dallas Mavericks' bench on cue. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Per @MavsPR, Dirk is getting his left ankle retaped and should return shortly. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

B-Wright ties the game with a baby hook. @Dallas Mavericks are holding up without Dirk. Tied at 92-all with 4:10 left. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Otto Porter for three and the Wizards lead 92-90 with 5:00 to play. Still no update on Dirk. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

7:56 left to play and the Big German just limped to the locker room with the @Dallas Mavericks down 85-84. #DALatWAS

Dwain Price

Dirk just limped off the court and into the locker room. Didn't look good. Mavs behind 85-8 with 7:56 to go.

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk is limping to the locker room with head athletic trainer Casey Smith. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Wow. Beal for three and the Wizards regain the lead, 85-84, with 7:56 left for the @Dallas Mavericks to respond. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

This is a fun game. Seriously, this is awesome to watch both teams go at it. #DALatWAS

Mark Followill

Brandan Wright on the highlight reel with two alley-oop finishes with and ones here in the 4th. Mavs lead in Washington 84-77 w/ 9:47 left

Earl K. Sneed

Barea then swishes a jumper after two amazing passes to Brandan Wright. @Dallas Mavericks lead 84-77 with 9:37 left. #DALatWAS

Dwain Price

Unless something is going on in hockey, I'm nominating that B-Wright dunk as the top play for ESPN tonight. That was crazy! #ESPN

Earl K. Sneed

Brandan Wright just put Kevin Seraphin on a poster. #DALatWAS

Dwain Price

Oh no he didn't!!! #b wright

Jeff Caplan

Giving props to Rudy Gay for upping with Sac. The place has been good for him and he recognizes a potentially fruitful situation. Nice job.

Dwain Price

B-Wright is in beast mode tonight.

Earl K. Sneed

OHHHHH!!!! Barea threads the needle and B-Wright throws it down for the two-handed slam... and one! #DALatWAS

Mark Followill

Mavs have hit 10 3pters tonight and lead the Wizards 76-73 after 3 in Washington on @FSSouthwest

Dwain Price

#Mavs lead after the 3rd period 76-73. Monta has 28 pts, Dirk 10. Tyson has 5 pts and 15 rebounds.

Earl K. Sneed

BIG block by Al-Farouq Aminu to end the third and the @Dallas Mavericks take a 76-73 edge into the 4th. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

B-Wright with the tip-dunk! #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

After John Wall hits Bradley Beal for a transition layup, Carlisle calls timeout with the @Dallas Mavericks down 71-70 and 2:42 left in the 3rd.

Earl K. Sneed

15 rebounds for Tyson Chandler...leading to a Parsons three. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Tyson Chandler and Brandan Wright are on the floor together. Love it when Carlisle puts both big men out there together. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Paul Pierce is keeping the Wizards in the game. His three gives him 17 pts on 6-of-8 shooting (3-for-4 from three). @Dallas Mavericks lead 67-65.

Earl K. Sneed

13 rebounds already for Tyson Chandler. It's going to be a monster stat line for the big fella. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Parsons for three and the @Dallas Mavericks have a 66-58 lead early in the third. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Yo, is Big Tigger the Wizards' DJ? Whoever is it is jammin' tonight. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

9-0 @Dallas Mavericks run to open the 3rd after a three-point bomb by Dirk. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Elis then feeds Chandler for the crazy and-one score. FT is good and the @Dallas Mavericks lead 59-53 with 11:01 left in the 3rd. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Monta Ellis with a steal and three to open the 3rd. He now has 27 pts on 8-of-11 shooting. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Already 10 rebs for Tyson. Mix that with Monta Ellis' 24 pts on 7-of-10 shooting and you have why the Mavs lead, despite Dirk's 3 fouls.

Mark Followill

Mavs took first lead in final minute of first half. Mavs lead Wizards 54-53 on @FSSouthwest. Monta Ellis already has 24!!!!

Dwain Price

#Mavs lead at the half 54-53. Monta has 24 points, Dirk 7, and Tyson has 2 pts and 10 rebounds.

Earl K. Sneed

Nelson heads to the locker room early after that shot to the face. @Dallas Mavericks lead 54-53 at the break led by Ellis' 24 pts. #DALatWAS

Dwain Price

Jameer got hit in the face. he's gone to the locker room.

Earl K. Sneed

Jameer Nelson just got hit in the face and there was no call. #DALatWAS

Dwain Price

#Mavs up 52-51 with 38.6 seconds left in the 1st half. This is their first lead of the game.

Earl K. Sneed

Monta with 2 FTs and the @Dallas Mavericks take a 52-51 lead. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Tyson with the follow-dunk. @Dallas Mavericks are holding their own to end the half without Dirk. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Good for VC! RT @Michael Lee: This is really incredible. TOR brought Vince Carter to tears with this tribute: youtube.com/watch?v=IfKacA…

Earl K. Sneed

After a three by Jameer Nelson tied the game, Paul Pierce answers with a trey. @Dallas Mavericks trail 51-48 with 1:21 in the half. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Monta Ellis breaks back into the scoring with a crossover and jumper, giving him 20 pts for the half. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

3 fouls on Dirk with 3:02 left in the half. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Parsons up HIGH to Tyson. @Dallas Mavericks are sure to rank near the top of the league with lob passes. Dirk then swishes a three. 43-41 Wizards.

Earl K. Sneed

5:47 left in the 1st half and the @Dallas Mavericks trail 41-34, despite Monta Ellis' 18 pts (all in the 1st quarter). #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Grown man rebound, Jae Crowder.

Earl K. Sneed

Dirk just did Nene so dirty on that fadeaway. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

*Tyson Chandler tap-outs down your timeline*

Earl K. Sneed

Carlisle calls for a timeout after a trey by Beal. @Dallas Mavericks trail 35-29 with 8:51 left in the half. 18 pts for Monta to lead the Mavs.

Earl K. Sneed

Three ball by Aminu to open the 2nd. He seems to just be getting more comfortable with that shot. Crowder follows with a 3. #DALatWAS

Dwain Price

That basket by Aminu was the first one by a non-guard for the Mavs.

Dwain Price

They counted that basket at the buzzer by Monta.

Mark Followill

Monta Ellis with 18 of Dallas' 23...Mavs down 29-23 after 1 in Washington on @FSSouthwest

Dwain Price

It's 29-23 Wizards after the first period.

Dwain Price

#Wizards lead after the first period 29-21. Monta has 18 pts on 6-of-7 shooting.

Earl K. Sneed

A buzzer beater and 18 pts for Monta Ellis on 6-of-7 shooting in the 1st, but the @Dallas Mavericks trail 29-23 after one. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Bradley Beal with his 1st make of the night. @Dallas Mavericks hope that doesn't become a trend. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Monta with his first miss after a 5-of-5 start. #DALatWAS

Dwain Price

Monta has 14 pts on 5-of-5 shooting. The rest of the Mavs have 4 pts on 1-of-8 shooting.

Earl K. Sneed

14 pts for Monta Ellis on 5-of-5 shooting. The rest of the @Dallas Mavericks are 1-of-8. 18-all with 2:49 in the 1st. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Monta Ellisfor three and the @Dallas Mavericks have fought back to tie the game at 16-all. #DALatWAS

Dwain Price

Bradley Beal gets a nice ovation as he makes his first appearance of the season for the #Wizards.

Earl K. Sneed

Bradley Beal checks in to a standing ovation with 4:53 left in the 1st. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

4 turnovers for the @Dallas Mavericks with 5:54 left in the 1st. Mavs trail 14-6 midway through the period. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

Tonight's view for the Mavs-Wizards game. #DALatWAS @ The Verizon Center instagram.com/p/vmetdeNkqj/

Earl K. Sneed

Wizards open the game on an 8-2 run while the @Dallas Mavericks limp to a 1-of-6 start. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

After a Gortat score to open the night, Monta Ellis gets the @Dallas Mavericks on the board with a jumper. #DALatWAS

Earl K. Sneed

So, the Wizards come out to "Hot Boy" in pregame... *shmoney dance* #DALatWAS

Mark Followill

Mavs have won 8 straight vs Washington Wizards.. Tipoff next on @FSSouthwest