Mavericks nip Pistons
Dirk Nowitzki drained 30 points to lift the Dallas Mavericks past the Detroit Pistons 103-101 on Tuesday night.
Dallas couldn't cover as 6-point home favorites as the teams played over the 188.5-point total listed by oddsmakers.
Jason Terry scored 18 points off the bench for the Mavericks, who got 16 points and 13 rebounds from Erick Dampier in the win.
Tayshaun Prince led the way for Detroit with 28 points and seven boards, while reserve Will Bynum added 19 points for the Pistons.