The Dallas Mavericks finally got the help of Luka Dončičius in the playoffs, but it didn’t bring victory.
Invite Dallas Club 99: 100 (23:24, 19:30, 39:24, 18:22) landed on Utah Jazz basketball after a tough fight. The score of up to four wins in the series became 2-2.
After returning to the floor after the injury, L. Dončičius played for 34 minutes and scored a double: 30 points and 10 rebounds.
The muscles on the court began to show their muscles in the second half, when they won a double-digit advantage in the first match (35:51).
However, the guests were not going to give up and after the break completely eliminated the deficit and reevaluated the result (76:74).
With 40 seconds left in the fourth quarter, L. Dončičius seemed to have killed the hosts and the difference increased to four points (99:95).
However, in the next attack, Donovan Mitchell responded with a settler with the same foul by Dončičius (99:98).
Mawicks ’high Powell Dwight later joined the throw line, but both threw fly past. With 11 seconds left, D. Mitchell hung the ball Rudy Gobert, who ended the attack with a pass (99: 100).
Spencer Dinwiddie was able to save the visitors guard.
The series is now returning to Dallas, where the fifth game of the series will be played. It will be held April 26.
“Mavericks”: Luka Dončičius 30 (7/11 double, 4/10 trit., 4/4 penalty, 10 sec. Cam), Jalen Brunson 23, Reggie Bullock (7 cam.), Dorian Finney-Smith and Dwight Powell (7 sec.) After 11, Spencer Dinwiddie 5.
“Jazz”: Jordan Clarkson 25 (6/11 trit., 3/5 trit., 4/5 pun.), Donovan Mitchell 23 (2/10 trit., 7 res.), Rudy Gobert 17 (Rev. 15), Bojanas Bogdanovičius 12 , Royce O’Neale 7, Mike Conley and Juancho Hernangomez 6 each.
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