The Dallas Mavericks (15-12) suffered the loss to the Phoenix Suns (5-24) on the road (89:99) and ended a 3-game winning streak.
A 40-year-old veteran Dirk Nowitzki made a debut in his 21st season with the Mavs coming off the bench to score 2 points and 1 rebound in 6 minutes of action. Luka Doncic posted 13 points, grabbed 5 boards and handed out 6 assists. Meanwhile, the Phoenix Suns played without the injured Devin Booker.
T.J. Warren led the Suns with a season-high 30 points, Jamal Crawford added 17 points, Josh Jackson poured 14 points. On the other hand, Harrison Barnes scored 15 points for Dallas, DeAndre Jordan contributed 14 points and 15 boards, Luka Doncic and Jalen Brunson added 13 points apiece. The Mavericks made just 5 3-pointers of 33.