Recap - Mavericks Defeat Miami 95-93
|Recap - Mavericks Defeat Miami 95-93|
Dallas got 24 points and 11 rebounds from Dirk Nowitzki en route to a 95-93 victory over Miami on Thursday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Dallas won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 188.5.
Shawn Marion had 20 points for Dallas and Jason Terry chipped in with 16 points. Jason Kidd had 5 assists for the Mavericks, while Dirk Nowitzki was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Miami got 36 points from Dwyane Wade in a losing cause and another 20 points from LeBron James. Dwyane Wade contributed 6 assists for the Heat, while LeBron James had 8 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 41 boards, while Miami only had 30.