Jazz Fall 103-97 Against Dallas - Game Recap
The Mavericks got a 31-point performance from Dirk Nowitzki as Dallas handed Utah a 103-97 defeat on Saturday at American Airlines Center.
The Mavericks were a 5.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 194.5.
DeShawn Stevenson had 17 points for Dallas and Caron Butler chipped in with 16 points. Jason Kidd had 9 assists for the Mavericks, while Dirk Nowitzki was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.
The Jazz got a 34-point performance from Deron Williams, who was supported by 16 points from Paul Millsap. Deron Williams had 6 assists in a losing cause for Utah, while Al Jefferson grabbed 9 rebounds.
The Mavericks hit the break leading 54-42 before taking care of business in the second half.
Dallas won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-37.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bucks. The Jazz will aim to get back on the winning track vs Golden State.