Article Photos: Nowitzki gets 40, Mavs hold off Pelicans 110-107 5/7

Dallas Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki, of Germany, gives a thumbs-up to teammate Jae Crowder, right, after Nowitzki was fouled attempting a 3-point shot during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, in Dallas. Nowitzki sank all three foul shots in the 110-107 Mavericks win. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)