Dallas Defeats Washington 107-101 - Recap
|Dallas Defeats Washington 107-101 - Recap|
Dallas got 25 points from O.J. Mayo en route to a 107-101 victory over Washington on Wednesday at American Airlines Center.
Dallas did not, however, defeat the Wizards against the spread, which closed at 8.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 192.5.
Dallas got 23 points from Chris Kaman and another 12 points from Jae Crowder. Darren Collison contributed 5 assists, while Elton Brand cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Wizards got a 21-point performance from Jordan Crawford, who was supported by 16 points from Kevin Seraphin. Jordan Crawford had 7 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while Trevor Booker grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 63-45 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 40 boards, while Washington only had 34.
Next game, Dallas takes its act on the road to face Indiana looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face Utah.