Article Photos: Dirk Nowitzki scores 48 points as Mavericks defeat Thunder 16/39

Oklahoma City's Eric Maynor (6) and  James Harden (13) go for the ball between Shawn Marion (10) of Dallas  during game 1 of the Western Conference Finals in the NBA basketball playoffs between the Dallas Mavericks and the Oklahoma City Thunder at American Airlines Center in Dallas, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman