Jason Kidd moved into second place on the NBA's career assists list, Jason Terry scored 27 points and the Dallas Mavericks shot 65.5 percent in a 130-99 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night.
Kidd delivered seven assists to reach 10,337 in his career. He
came in needing five to pass Mark Jackson's career total (10,334),
and now trails only John Stockton (15,806).
Dirk Nowitzki scored 25 and Tim Thomas added a season-high 23
for the Mavericks, who went 9 for 17 from 3-point range. Shawn
Marion, who missed the last three games with a sprained left ankle,
started and scored 12 in 31 minutes.
Carl Landry scored 24 points for the Rockets, who've lost 14 of
their last 18 games against Dallas.