O.J. Mayo scored 24 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double, leading Dallas over Sacramento, 117-112, on Thursday at Power Balance Pavilion.
The Mavericks were a 2.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 205.5.
Vince Carter had 23 points for Dallas and Shawn Marion chipped in with 19 points. O.J. Mayo had 5 assists for the Mavericks, while O.J. Mayo was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
The Kings got a 29-point performance from DeMarcus Cousins, who was supported by 20 points from Tyreke Evans. DeMarcus Cousins had 4 assists in a losing cause for Sacramento, while Thomas Robinson grabbed 10 rebounds.
Dallas trailed at halftime, 49-42.
Dallas won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 52-41.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Grizzlies. Sacramento, meanwhile, will have their next action against Miami.