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NBA 2022 Chicago Bulls vs Dallas Mavericks: Luka Doncic shines with a triple-double and leads the Mavericks victory against the Bulls

NBA 2022 Chicago Bulls vs Dallas Mavericks The Slovenian stood out with 22 points, 14 rebounds and assistsLuka Doncic guides the Mavericks' victory


NBA 2022 Chicago Bulls vs Dallas Mavericks The Slovenian stood out with 22 points, 14 rebounds and assists

Luka Doncic guides the Mavericks’ victory over the Chicago Bulls.
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Luka Doncic He finished with 22 points, 14 rebounds and 14 assists for his third triple-double of the season. and the Dallas Mavericks defeated Sunday 113-99 at Chicago for its sixth straight win and snapping the Bulls’ nine-game win streak.

Josh Green and Maxi Kleber they finished with their best records of the season, 18 points each for Dallas. Green had his best game, hitting nine points in the fourth quarter, and Kleber equaled his personal best with six triples. Jalen Brunson contributed 17 points, Dorian Finney-Smith had 12 and Dwight Powell 10.

The Mavericks’ streak is their longest since they stacked six victories between March and April 2016.

Doncic, back in the lineup after missing the last game with a sprained ankle, recorded his first triple-double since November 29.

DeMar DeRozan and Zach LaVine each scored 20 points for the Bulls.

The Mavericks led 83-81 before DeRozan started the fourth quarter with a shot from range. Thereafter, Dallas outscored Chicago 19-7 to take a 102-88 lead with 6:24 left.

For Dallas, Kristaps Porzingis missed his fifth straight game and coach Jason Kidd his second as they found themselves on NBA health protocols. The Mavericks were under the tutelage of assistant Sean Sweeney.

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