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Carmelo Anthony posted 22 points (8/16 FG, 1/4 3PT, 5/6 FT), along with five rebounds, in the Portland Trail Blazers’ 112-120 loss to the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center on Friday night. Anthony became only the 18th player in the NBA history to reach 26,000 career points. The Blazers dropped to 18-25, whereas the Mavericks improved to 27-15. After the game, Carmelo talked on their first loss in three games and Luka Doncic: