Lakers vs Mavericks Final: 103-99 - Recap
Kobe Bryant went off for 38 points and added 12 rebounds leading Los Angeles to a 103-99 win over Dallas on Sunday at American Airlines Center.
Los Angeles won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 212.5.
Los Angeles got 20 points from Steve Nash and another 13 points from Antawn Jamison. Kobe Bryant contributed 7 assists, while Dwight Howard cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Dallas got 30 points from Dirk Nowitzki in a losing cause and another 15 points from Vince Carter. Darren Collison contributed 4 assists for the Mavericks, while Dirk Nowitzki had 13 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 45 boards, while Dallas only had 44.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Nuggets. The Mavericks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Milwaukee.