The Dallas Mavericks were unable to pull into the win column last night as they lost to the Los Angeles Clippers 99-93.

Darren Collison led the Mavericks in scoring with 22 points.  O.J. Mayo contributed with 17 points.  Dirk Nowitzki rounded out the scoring with 15 points.  Dallas has now lost four games in a row now and have fell 10 games below .500 since the 1999-2000 season.

On the other side of the court, Chris Paul and Matt Barnes led the Clippers in scoring with 19 points each.  Paul also had 16 assist in the game.  Blake Griffin contributed with 15 points and 13 points.  Shawn Marion rounded out the scoring with 11 points.  With the win, the Clippers now have the best record in the NBA at (29-8).

Dallas is in road action tonight against the Sacramento Kings.  Tip off is at 9 pm.