Mavericks vs Trail Blazers Final: 96-91 - Recap
|Mavericks vs Trail Blazers Final: 96-91 - Recap|
Portland was victimized for 26 points and 11 rebounds by Chris Kaman as the Mavericks defeated the Trail Blazers 96-91 in NBA action on Sunday.
The Mavericks were a 4-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 206.5.
Dallas got 20 points from Shawn Marion and another 14 points from Vince Carter. Darren Collison contributed 8 assists, while Chris Kaman cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Trail Blazers got a 22-point performance from Will Barton, who was supported by 18 points from LaMarcus Aldridge. Eric Maynor had 6 assists in a losing cause for Portland, while Will Barton grabbed 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 56-32 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 48 boards, while Portland only had 39.
Next game, Dallas takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Portland, they head home to face Los Angeles.