Dallas Defeats New York 95-85 - Recap
|Dallas Defeats New York 95-85 - Recap|
Dirk Nowitzki scored 28 points for Dallas on Tuesday, leading the Mavericks to a 95-85 victory over New York at American Airlines Center.
Dallas won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 192.5.
Dallas got 18 points from Rodrigue Beaubois and another 15 points from Jason Kidd. Jason Kidd contributed 6 assists, while Shawn Marion cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Knicks got a 26-point performance from Amar'e Stoudemire, who was supported by 14 points from Jeremy Lin. Jeremy Lin had 7 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Landry Fields grabbed 10 rebounds.
The Mavericks hit the break leading 50-44 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 51 boards, while Dallas only had 46.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Suns. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Antonio.