Dallas Defeats Los Angeles 110-97 - Recap
The Mavericks got a 27-point performance from Dirk Nowitzki as Dallas ran past Los Angeles 110-97 on Tuesday at American Airlines Center.
Bettors who backed the Mavericks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 10 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 208.5.
Dallas got 19 points from Vince Carter and another 16 points from Monta Ellis. Monta Ellis contributed 9 assists, while DeJuan Blair cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 24 points from Jodie Meeks in a losing cause and another 18 points from Kendall Marshall. Jodie Meeks contributed 6 assists for the Lakers, while Pau Gasol had 13 rebounds.
Dallas led at halftime, 60-53.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 46 boards, while Dallas only had 40.
Next game, Dallas takes its act on the road to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Houston.