Dirk Nowitzki scored 22 points leading the Mavericks to a 106-102 victory over Houston at Toyota Center on Saturday.
Dallas was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 206.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Dallas got 22 points from Peja Stojakovic and another 14 points from Shawn Marion. Jason Terry contributed 7 assists, while Shawn Marion cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Houston got 26 points from Kyle Lowry in a losing cause and another 17 points from Kevin Martin. Kyle Lowry contributed 8 assists for the Rockets, while Jordan Hill had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 57-44 at the break.
Dallas had a 42-38 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Rockets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Denver.