Los Angeles vs Dallas Wrap - Dallas Wins 123-104
The Lakers were burned for 30 points by Monta Ellis on Tuesday as the Mavericks picked up a 123-104 win at American Airlines Center.
Dallas won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 214.5.
Dallas got 18 points from Jae Crowder and another 12 points from Jose Calderon. Monta Ellis contributed 9 assists, while Dirk Nowitzki cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 21 points from Nick Young in a losing cause and another 11 points from Jordan Farmar. Jordan Farmar contributed 7 assists for the Lakers, while Pau Gasol had 8 rebounds.
Dallas led at halftime, 67-48.
Dallas had a 50-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Dallas takes its act on the road to face Oklahoma City looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Houston.