Dirk Nowitzki poured in 40 points as the Mavericks took a 3-1 series lead with a 112-105 overtime win against the Thunder in Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals.

Dirk Nowitzki had another clutch performance in the Western Conference Finals against the Oklahoma City Thunder.  He scored 40 points for the second time in the series.  Dirk had a tremendous 48-point performance in Game 1.  Nowitzki scored 40 points in Game 4 by shooting 12-for-20 from the field.  He made two clutch free throws to send the game into overtime as well.

Jason Kidd made an enormous 3-pointer to put the Mavs up 108-105 with 40.3 seconds left.  Dallas trailed Oklahoma City by 15 points with five minutes remaining in regulation.  The Mavericks made a furious comeback to take a strangleholdof the series.