Mavs rout Kings 99-60 for fifth straight win

Jason Terry scored 21 points, Vince Carter added
16, and the Dallas Mavericks stretched their winning streak to five
games with a 99-60 rout of the Sacramento Kings on Saturday night.
Dirk Nowitzki contributed 14 points in a little over 20 minutes
for the reigning NBA champs (8-5), who've won six in a row at home
after a 0-2 start.
Both teams were playing their fourth game in five nights, but
the Mavericks were fresher after resting their starters throughout
the fourth quarter of Friday night's 102-76 victory over Milwaukee.
Marcus Thornton scored 14 points for the Kings (4-9), who've
dropped four of five, including Friday night's 103-89 defeat at
Houston. Sacramento was making the fourth stop of a five-city road
trip and struggled from the opening tip.