Mavericks' duo pull off the incredible

Nowitzki, Terry get a measure of payback from 2006 flop with colossal comeback

Updated: June 3, 2011, 11:26 AM ET
By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com

MIAMI -- The pain from that miserable night five years ago might never leave their minds. The stain on the reputations of Dirk Nowitzki and Jason Terry might never be erased.

Actually, scratch all that. Never say never, especially when it comes to the lone Dallas Mavericks left from the 2006 Finals flop.

Thursday was the kind of night that can change everything, starting with this series and perhaps a couple of legacies. The NBA's odd couple returned to the scene of the '06 crime and ...

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