Clippers VS. DALLAS
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: Prime Ticket, ESPN; Radio: 980.
Records: Clippers 27-8, Mavericks 13-22.
Record vs. Mavericks: 1-0.
Update: It has been a woeful season for Dallas, particularly on the road, where it has a 5-15 record. Dirk Nowitzki has played six games since returning from knee surgery and has started the last two, scoring 20 points in each. Ex-Clipper Chris Kaman is averaging 13.4 points and 6.6 rebounds per game for the Mavericks.