Kyrie Irving's Dramatic Buzzer Beater Propels Mavericks Past Nuggets

Photo: Instagram/Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving showcased his clutch gene with a jaw-dropping left-handed floater at the buzzer, sealing a dramatic 107-105 victory for the Dallas Mavericks over the Denver Nuggets. 

The American Airlines Center erupted in jubilation as Irving's heroics secured the win, extending the Mavericks' impressive run to five wins in their last six games.

The game was a back-and-forth battle, with Mavericks' star Luka Dončić contributing a game-tying deep 3-pointer late in the fourth quarter.

Photo: Instagram/Kyrie Irving

Despite a valiant effort from the Nuggets, highlighted by Jamal Murray's 23 points and Nikola Jokic's all-around performance, it was Irving's unforgettable shot that stole the spotlight.

Dončić led the charge for the Mavericks with a stellar display of 37 points, nine rebounds, and three assists, while Irving delivered a crucial 24 points, nine assists, and seven rebounds. 


Dereck Lively II provided valuable support off the bench with 14 points and eight rebounds.

With this crucial victory, the Mavericks now boast a 39-29 record, firmly securing their position in seventh place in the highly competitive Western Conference standings. 


The Nuggets, despite their resilient effort, saw their five-game winning streak snapped, holding a 47-21 record as they head into the final stretch of the season.

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Source: Yahoo Sports 

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