Mavericks vs Knicks Final: 127-109 - Recap
|Mavericks vs Knicks Final: 127-109 - Recap|
Dallas got 23 points from Dirk Nowitzki en route to a 127-109 victory over New York on Thursday at American Airlines Center.
Bettors who backed the Mavericks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 216.5.
Dallas got 22 points from Shawn Marion and another 21 points from Jason Terry. Jason Kidd contributed 8 assists, while Dirk Nowitzki cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
New York got 36 points from Amar'e Stoudemire in a losing cause and another 19 points from Landry Fields. Toney Douglas contributed 8 assists for the Knicks, while Carmelo Anthony had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 72-51 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 47 boards, while New York only had 37.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lakers. The Knicks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Indiana.