Boston Falls 104-94 to Mavericks - Recap
|Boston Falls 104-94 to Mavericks - Recap|
Dallas earned a 104-94 victory over Boston on Friday, getting 23 points from Brandan Wright at American Airlines Center.
Dallas was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 195.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Dirk Nowitzki had 22 points for Dallas and Vince Carter chipped in with 19 points. O.J. Mayo had 9 assists for the Mavericks, while Shawn Marion was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
The Celtics got a 16-point performance from Kevin Garnett, who was supported by 16 points from Paul Pierce. Kevin Garnett had 5 assists in a losing cause for Boston, while Kevin Garnett grabbed 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 55-44 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 48 boards, while Boston only had 38.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jazz. The Celtics will aim to get back on the winning track at Memphis.