Phoenix vs Dallas Recap - Mavericks Win 101-98
Monta Ellis went off for 37 points and added 4 rebounds leading Dallas to a 101-98 win over Phoenix on Saturday at American Airlines Center.
Bettors who backed the Mavericks were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 4.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 210.5.
Dirk Nowitzki had 23 points for Dallas and Brandan Wright chipped in with 12 points. Devin Harris had 6 assists for the Mavericks, while Brandan Wright was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Phoenix got 29 points from Eric Bledsoe in a losing cause and another 21 points from Channing Frye. Eric Bledsoe contributed 6 assists for the Suns, while Gerald Green had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 57-46 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 42 boards, while Phoenix only had 41.
Next game, Dallas takes its act on the road to face Memphis looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Memphis.