Mavericks vs Pistons Final: 100-86 - Recap
Dallas earned a 100-86 victory over Detroit on Tuesday, getting 18 points from Dirk Nowitzki at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Dallas was a favorite by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 180.5.
Dallas got 14 points from Shawn Marion and another 11 points from Vince Carter. Delonte West contributed 10 assists, while Dirk Nowitzki cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Detroit got 20 points from Will Bynum in a losing cause and another 12 points from Brandon Knight. Austin Daye contributed 4 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 7 rebounds.
Dallas led at halftime, 52-38.
Dallas had a 36-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Dallas takes its act on the road to face Boston looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face Milwaukee.