The Mavericks got a 26-point performance from Dirk Nowitzki as Dallas ran past Oklahoma City 100-87 on Monday at American Airlines Center.
The Mavericks were a 2.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 196.5.
Dallas got 17 points from Shawn Marion and another 15 points from Jason Terry. Jason Kidd contributed 9 assists, while Ian Mahinmi cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Oklahoma City got 27 points from Kevin Durant in a losing cause and another 18 points from Russell Westbrook. Russell Westbrook contributed 3 assists for the Thunder, while Serge Ibaka had 8 rebounds.
The Mavericks hit the break leading 54-47 before taking care of business in the second half.
Next game, Dallas takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Oklahoma City, they head home to face Portland.