The Mavericks were burned for 52 points by Kevin Durant on Friday as the Thunder picked up a 117-114 win at American Airlines Center.
The Thunder earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 5.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 206.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Russell Westbrook had 31 points for Oklahoma City and Serge Ibaka chipped in with 11 points. Russell Westbrook had 6 assists for the Thunder, while Serge Ibaka was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Dallas got 29 points from Vince Carter in a losing cause and another 18 points from Dirk Nowitzki. O.J. Mayo contributed 7 assists for the Mavericks, while Elton Brand had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 53-46 at the break.
Oklahoma City won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 53-46.
Next game, Oklahoma City takes its act on the road to face Denver looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face Orlando.