Denver earned a 104-96 victory over Dallas on Wednesday, getting 23 points from J.R. Smith at American Airlines Center.
Denver was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 200.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kenyon Martin had 18 points for Denver and Wilson Chandler chipped in with 16 points. Ty Lawson had 8 assists for the Nuggets, while Nene Hilario was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.
The Mavericks got a 21-point performance from Shawn Marion, who was supported by 20 points from Dirk Nowitzki. J.J. Barea had 10 assists in a losing cause for Dallas, while Brendan Haywood grabbed 19 rebounds.
Denver led at halftime, 53-43.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 45 boards, while Denver only had 40.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Thunder. The Mavericks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.