Oklahoma City vs Dallas Recap - Mavericks Win 100-96

Oklahoma City vs Dallas Recap - Mavericks Win 100-96

Oklahoma City was scorched by Dirk Nowitzki for 26 points as the Mavericks defated the Thunder 100-96 in NBA action on Wednesday.

Bettors who backed the Mavericks were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 6.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 199.5.

Dallas got 26 points from Shawn Marion and another 14 points from J.J. Barea. Jason Kidd contributed 10 assists, while Tyson Chandler cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Oklahoma City got 31 points from Russell Westbrook in a losing cause and another 23 points from Kevin Durant. James Harden contributed 6 assists for the Thunder, while Nick Collison had 12 rebounds.

Dallas trailed at halftime, 55-52.

Oklahoma City won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-44.