Recap - Mavericks Defeat Utah 103-81
|Recap - Mavericks Defeat Utah 103-81|
Dallas cruised to victory on Friday, running Utah out of the gym and running up a 103-81 score at American Airlines Center.
The Mavericks were a 9.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 206.5.
Dallas got 22 points from Monta Ellis and another 20 points from Dirk Nowitzki. Jose Calderon contributed 7 assists, while Vince Carter cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Utah got 21 points from Marvin Williams in a losing cause and another 13 points from Trey Burke. Gordon Hayward contributed 5 assists for the Jazz, while Alec Burks had 7 rebounds.
Dallas led at halftime, 54-43.
Dallas won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-37.
Next game, Dallas takes its act on the road to face Boston looking for another win. For Utah, they head home to face Miami.