Mavericks Down Cleveland 96-86 - Match Report
Dallas earned a 96-86 victory over Cleveland on Friday, getting 18 points from Rodrigue Beaubois at American Airlines Center.
Dallas was a favorite by 8.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 203.5.
Dirk Nowitzki had 13 points for Dallas and Darren Collison chipped in with 13 points. Darren Collison had 5 assists for the Mavericks, while Jae Crowder was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Cleveland got 21 points from Dion Waiters in a losing cause and another 13 points from Shaun Livingston. Shaun Livingston contributed 6 assists for the Cavaliers, while Tyler Zeller had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Cleveland were victorious, as the score was 46-38 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 46 boards, while Cleveland only had 39.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Thunder. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Antonio.