Dallas Defeats Sacramento 93-91 - Recap
The Mavericks got 23 points from Monta Ellis as Dallas ran past Sacramento 93-91 on Sunday at Sleep Train Arena.
The Mavericks won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Dallas got 17 points from Vince Carter and another 15 points from Dirk Nowitzki. Devin Harris contributed 7 assists, while Samuel Dalembert cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Sacramento got 32 points from Rudy Gay in a losing cause and another 28 points from DeMarcus Cousins. Ray McCallum contributed 9 assists for the Kings, while DeMarcus Cousins had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Sacramento were victorious, as the score was 48-45 at the break.
Dallas won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-40.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jazz. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Oklahoma City.