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Apr 18, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; General view of basketballs before game one of the first round of the NBA Playoffs between the Houston Rockets and the Dallas Mavericks at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Keys to Game 2 Victory for the Dallas Mavericks

Now that the playoffs have officially begun for the Dallas Mavericks, we can start to see where improvements need to be made. After Game 1’s sub-par performance ending in a 118-108 loss to the new rival Rockets, the Mavericks have many adjustments to make.

That’s what a series is all about though: Adjustments. Typically, whoever makes the better adjustments throughout a series will win, especially a series between two teams that match up so well. Here are the main things the Mavs need to do better to steal a road win at Houston in Game 2:

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