Dallas Mavericks Notes, Quotes 2009-03-02

--F James Singleton recorded his fourth double-double of the season, and third in five games Sunday, with 12 points and 16 rebounds in 33 minutes. His 16 rebounds marked a career-high, which included a career-high eight offensive boards.

--G J.J. Barea has proven to be a tough guy all season, but not in such a painful way as Sunday night. At the 5:29 mark of the second quarter, Barea left the game after breaking two teeth. He returned to the game in the fourth quarter.

QUOTE TO NOTE: "If we do (something) at shoot-around, but if we come to the game and don't do it, it's not going to help us. If we do in the game what we practice at shoot-around, we'll win." -- J.J. Barea, on how the Mavs can avoid listless efforts as has been the case from time to time throughout the season.

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Added: March 2, 2009