Magic Fall 111-96 Against Dallas - Game Recap
Dallas earned a 111-96 victory over Orlando on Wednesday, getting 17 points from Shawn Marion at American Airlines Center.
Dallas won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 11.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 206.5.
Dallas got 17 points from Elton Brand and another 14 points from Vince Carter. Darren Collison contributed 9 assists, while Dirk Nowitzki cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Magic got a 21-point performance from Arron Afflalo, who was supported by 20 points from Maurice Harkless. Jameer Nelson had 7 assists in a losing cause for Orlando, while Nikola Vucevic grabbed 13 rebounds.
The Mavericks hit the break leading 59-53 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 44 boards, while Orlando only had 43.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Hornets. Orlando, meanwhile, will have their next action against Memphis.