Dallas got 22 points from Chris Kaman en route to a 109-104 victory over Toronto on Wednesday at American Airlines Center.
Dallas did not, however, defeat the Raptors against the spread, which closed at 7 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 197.5.
O.J. Mayo had 22 points for Dallas and Vince Carter chipped in with 17 points. O.J. Mayo had 6 assists for the Mavericks, while Bernard James was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Toronto got 25 points from Andrea Bargnani in a losing cause and another 24 points from DeMar DeRozan. DeMar DeRozan contributed 7 assists for the Raptors, while Amir Johnson had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 61-50 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 47 boards, while Toronto only had 38.
Next game, Dallas takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Philadelphia.