DALLAS (AP) Jared Dudley scored 10 of his 16 points in the third quarter and the Phoenix Suns beat the Dallas Mavericks 100-94 Wednesday night.
The Suns made 75 percent of their shots in the third quarter, outscoring the Mavericks 32-20.
Dudley, the longest-tenured Suns player after the departures of Steve Nash and Grant Hill, hit 7 of 9 shots. Goran Dragic added 12 points to help Phoenix win its second straight preseason game.
Dallas' Chris Kaman scored 16 points and Vince Carter added 15 points.
Dallas star Dirk Nowitzki missed his third straight preseason game with a swollen right knee.