Mavericks upend Bulls

The Dallas Mavericks were outplayed in the fourth quarter, but managed to hang on and defeat the Chicago Bulls 122-116 Saturday night.

Dallas won this game as 1-point underdogs, while the combined score sailed OVER the posted total of 199.5.

Dirk Nowtizki poured in 27 points to lead the Mavericks, while Rodrigue Beaubois and Caron Butler had 24 apiece in the win.

Derrick Rose poured in a game-high 34 points and dished out eight assists in the loss.