Dallas vs Cleveland Recap - Cavaliers Win 91-88
The Cavaliers grabbed a 91-88 win over the Mavericks on Saturday, behind a 20-point effort from Kyrie Irving at Quicken Loans Arena.
The Cavaliers were a 5.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 191.5.
Cleveland got 19 points from Antawn Jamison and another 17 points from Anderson Varejao. Ramon Sessions contributed 8 assists, while Anderson Varejao cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Dallas got 24 points from Dirk Nowitzki in a losing cause and another 17 points from Jason Terry. Delonte West contributed 7 assists for the Mavericks, while Dirk Nowitzki had 8 rebounds.
Cleveland trailed at halftime, 51-43.
The rebound battle favored Cleveland as they grabbed 46 boards, while Dallas only had 39.
Cleveland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Heat. The Mavericks will aim to get back on the winning track at Denver.