Recap - Mavericks Defeat Los Angeles 99-83
Dallas got 17 points from Caron Butler en route to a 99-83 victory over Los Angeles on Sunday at STAPLES Center.
The Mavericks were a 5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 190.5.
Dirk Nowitzki had 16 points for Dallas and Jason Terry chipped in with 15 points. Jason Kidd had 7 assists for the Mavericks, while Jason Kidd was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Los Angeles got 16 points from Blake Griffin in a losing cause and another 13 points from Chris Kaman. Baron Davis contributed 6 assists for the Clippers, while Chris Kaman had 13 rebounds.
Dallas led at halftime, 49-47.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 48 boards, while Dallas only had 41.
Next game, Dallas takes its act on the road to face Denver looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face San Antonio.