Dallas Defeats Denver 112-95 - Recap
Denver was victimized by Dirk Nowitzki for 33 points as the Mavericks defeated the Nuggets 112-95 in NBA action on Monday.
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 OVER the closing number of 205.5.
Dallas got 15 points from Brandan Wright and another 14 points from Vince Carter. Jason Kidd contributed 10 assists, while Dirk Nowitzki cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Denver got 24 points from Arron Afflalo in a losing cause and another 13 points from Wilson Chandler. Danilo Gallinari contributed 7 assists for the Nuggets, while Al Harrington had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 63-56 at the break.
Dallas won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-35.
Next game, Dallas takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Denver, they head home to face Detroit.