People like to say that 'everything is bigger in Texas' but I find it hard to believe that was the reason this game meant so much. After dropping three games in a row and the playoffs looming, this matchup in Dallas was arguably the biggest game of the 2021 regular season.
"We wanted to get back to who we are," said Isaiah Simmons.
Back to a team that was averaging nearly 30 points per game on offense. Back to one of the toughest road defenses in the league. Back to coming home with a win.