Doncic, Mavs hold on to beat Irving, Nets 113-109 for sweep


DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic scored 24 points, Tim Hardaway Jr. added 23 and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Brooklyn Nets 113-109 to finish a season sweep. Kyrie Irving scored a season-high 45 points for the Nets. Brooklyn lost a season-high fourth straight game and dropped two games behind Eastern Conference-leading Philadelphia. The Mavericks are 10 games over .500 for the first time this season and hold to the fifth seed in the West.