Mavericks get past Pistons

Mavericks get past Pistons

Jason Terry dropped 26 points off the bench to lead the Dallas Mavericks over the Detroit Pistons 98-93 on Tuesday night.

Dallas couldn't cover as 8.5-point home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 189.5-point total listed by oddsmakers.

Dirk Nowitzki scored 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds for the Mavericks, who got 18 points and seven boards from Shawn Marion in the win.

Richard Hamilton netted 20 points for Detroit, while reserve Charlie Villanueva added 17 points and nine rebounds for the Pistons.