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Wednesday, March 12th (All times Eastern)

Dallas Mavericks (38-27) at Utah Jazz (22-42), 9 p.m.

(SportsNetwork.com) - The Dallas Mavericks look to get back on track when they resume a three-game western road trip Wednesday against the Utah Jazz.

Dallas opened the journey with Tuesday's 108-85 defeat at the hands of the Golden State Warriors, as Dirk Nowitzki scored just 12 points on 4-of-11 shooting and Monta Ellis led the visitors with 15 points.

Jose Calderon and Vince Carter scored 13 and 10 points, respectively, for the Mavericks, who have lost four of six games and shot a paltry 36.6 percent. The Warriors erased a 16-8 deficit to take a 45-27 lead and later had a 71-50 advantage late in the third quarter.

"When we needed to make shots, we didn't," said Dallas head coach Rick Carlisle. "When we needed to get stops, we didn't. We got to get ready for tomorrow."

The Mavericks, who sit eighth in the Western Conference standings, are winless in three straight on the road, have a 17-17 record outside of Big D and will wrap up the trek Sunday at Oklahoma City.

In milestone news for Nowitzki, he is currently tied with John Havlicek for 12th on the all-time scoring list with 26,395 points. Dominique Wilkins ranks 11th all-time with 26,668 career points.

Utah kicked off a three-game homestand with Monday's 112-110 loss to the Atlanta Hawks and is 1-6 in the past seven games.

Trey Burke netted 23 points and Marvin Williams supplied 18 points and six rebounds for Utah, which shot a respectable 48.8 percent and scored 26 points on 12 Atlanta turnovers. The Jazz were outscored 36-19 in the third quarter.

"Hustle, energy, execution, and being determined to get to your spots early and being aggressive on the defensive end," Jazz head coach Tyrone Corbin said of the third quarter.

Alec Burks is averaging 19.0 points in his last 13 home games and posted 12 in the loss to the Hawks. Richard Jefferson netted 15 and Derrick Favors 14.

The Jazz, who are back in Salt Lake City for the first time since Feb. 26, have lost the first two meetings with Dallas this season and are just 3-10 in the previous 13 games in this series.

However, Utah has defeated Dallas three straight times at home.

03/12 10:24:46 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
7:00pm Tonight
BUF
CAR
 
Final
NYY 5
BAL 0
Final
CLE 0
KAN 2
Final
TOR 14
SEA 4
Final
DET 0
CWS 2
Final
ATL 0
PIT 1
Final
TEX 4
HOU 3
Final
CHC 0
STL 8
Final
MIN 2
ARI 6
7th
OAK 6
ANA 1
 
8th
SDP 1
COL 0
 
9th
LOS 2
SFG 2
 
7:05pm Tonight
NYY
BAL
 
7:05pm Tonight
CLE
KAN
7:05pm Tonight
WAS
NYM
 
7:07pm Tonight
TOR
SEA
 
7:08pm Tonight
DET
CWS
 
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CIN
MIL
 
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MIA
PHI
 
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ATL
PIT
 
7:10pm Tonight
BOS
TAM
 
8:05pm Tonight
TEX
HOU
 
8:05pm Tonight
CHC
STL
 
8:10pm Tonight
MIN
ARI
 
10:05pm Tonight
OAK
ANA
 
10:10pm Tonight
SDP
COL
 
10:10pm Tonight
LOS
SFG
 
Final
NYI 3
OTT 2
 
6:00pm Monday
NYI
OTT
 
Final
PIT 1
DET 2
Final
NYR 4
NJD 5
Final
PHI 2
TOR 3
 
Final
PHI 5
WAS 4
Final
WIN 2
MIN 1
Final
DAL 4
STL 3
Final
COL 2
ANA 5
Final
ANA 4
COL 0
1st OT
ARI 4
LOS 4
 
3rd
LOS 3
ARI 1
 
7:00pm Tonight
BUF
CAR
 
7:00pm Tonight
CLB
PIT
 
7:30pm Tonight
MON
BOS
 
7:30pm Tonight
TAM
NAS
 
7:30pm Tonight
TOR
PHI
 
8:30pm Tonight
CHI
DET
 
9:00pm Tonight
VAN
SJS
 
10:00pm Tonight
ANA
ARI
 
10:30pm Tonight
SJS
VAN
 
Final
NYJ 19
CHI 27