ORLANDO, Fla. -- One of the on-court reasons the Mavs believe Caron Butler is a better fit in Dallas than Josh Howard is because of Butler's ability to create his own shot.
We just got a glimpse of that on back-to-back possessions.
Butler blew by his defender on the baseline and went up for a dunk before Dwight Howard could get over to help on the first trip. With the shot clock ticking down on the next trip, Butler hit a tough turnaround off the dribble.
The defender was Vince Carter, but still ...