Bucks Down Dallas 95-90 - Match Report
Milwaukee got 22 points from Monta Ellis en route to a 95-90 victory over Dallas on Tuesday at American Airlines Center.
Milwaukee won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 212.5.
J.J. Redick had 14 points for Milwaukee and Larry Sanders chipped in with 13 points. Monta Ellis had 9 assists for the Bucks, while Larry Sanders was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Dallas got 21 points from Dirk Nowitzki in a losing cause and another 18 points from O.J. Mayo. Darren Collison contributed 8 assists for the Mavericks, while Dirk Nowitzki had 20 rebounds.
Milwaukee trailed at halftime, 49-44.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 56 boards, while Milwaukee only had 39.
Milwaukee heads into a battle against the Rockets. Dallas, meanwhile, will have their next action against Memphis.