Mavericks topple Heat

The Dallas Mavericks got out to an early lead and went on to down the Miami Heat 106-93 Friday night.

Dallas covered the 1.5-point spread, and the 199 points made it OVER the posted total of 194.5.

Dirk Nowitzki tossed in a team-high 25 points to lead the Mavericks, and Erick Dampier had a double-double with 20 points and 17 rebounds.

Dwyane Wade poured in a game-high 28 points to go with 11 rebounds for a double-double in the loss.