Roddy Beaubois ready to return
The Mavericks are still waiting to hear whether Delonte West will be further disciplined for poking his left index finger into the ear of Utah's Gordon Hayward, which drew a technical foul in Monday night's triple-overtime loss.
Carlisle said he doesn't anticipate that Beaubois, who had 14 points and five assists in a March 27 win over Houston, will be limited at all against the Rockets.
Nor does Carlisle anticipate that Jason Kidd will be affected after playing his two highest-minute games of the season on back-to-back nights. Kidd played a total of 84 minutes in the losses to the Lakers and Jazz.
"I think he’s going to be fine," Carlisle said. "I think the thing we’ve got going for us is that, if you look at the whole year, his minutes have been kept low enough where the hope is he can absorb a couple of big-minute nights. And these do happen occasionally. But we’ll watch him closely, and having Roddy available helps."
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