Detroit Falls 102-99 to Mavericks - Recap

Detroit Falls 102-99 to Mavericks - Recap

The Mavericks grabbed a 102-99 win over the Pistons on Friday, behind a 22-point effort from O.J. Mayo at The Palace of Auburn Hills.

Bettors who backed the Mavericks were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 4. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 199.5.

Dallas got 14 points from Brandan Wright and another 12 points from Mike James. Darren Collison contributed 8 assists, while Dirk Nowitzki cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Detroit got 21 points from Brandon Knight in a losing cause and another 14 points from Greg Monroe. Jose Calderon contributed 7 assists for the Pistons, while Jason Maxiell had 13 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 50-42 at the break.

Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 52-41.

Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Timberwolves. The Pistons will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.