Trail Blazers Fall 103-98 Against Dallas - Game Recap
Dallas earned a 103-98 victory over Portland on Friday, getting 22 points from Dirk Nowitzki at American Airlines Center.
Dallas was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 215.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Dallas got 19 points from Jose Calderon and another 17 points from Monta Ellis. Monta Ellis contributed 7 assists, while Samuel Dalembert cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Portland got 30 points from LaMarcus Aldridge in a losing cause and another 26 points from Wesley Matthews. Nicolas Batum contributed 5 assists for the Trail Blazers, while LaMarcus Aldridge had 17 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 57-38 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 49 boards, while Dallas only had 38.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Pacers. Portland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Houston.