Nowitzki, Mavericks stop Celtics
Dirk Nowitzki went for 37 points and seven rebounds to lead the Dallas Mavericks past the Boston Celtics 99-90 on Monday night.
Dallas cashed as 4.5-point road underdogs, while the game played UNDER the 194-point total posted by oddsmakers.
Shawn Marion had 16 points and eight boards for the Mavericks, who got 13 points and 17 assists from Jason Kidd in the upset.
Paul Pierce dropped 24 points for Boston, while Ray Allen drained 21 points for the Celtics.