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The Dallas Mavericks return home with plenty of confidence after blowing out the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday. The Boston Celtics, who visit the Mavericks on Monday, are limping into the meeting after falling in overtime to the New Orleans Pelicans. Dallas is fighting off the Memphis Grizzlies and the Phoenix Suns for the No. 7 spot in the Western Conference and opens up an eight-game homestand with the Celtics.