Bucks Fall 91-83 Against Dallas - Game Recap
The Mavericks got 18 points from Monta Ellis as Dallas ran past Milwaukee 91-83 on Saturday at Bradley Center.
Bettors who backed the Mavericks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 206.5.
Dirk Nowitzki had 16 points for Dallas and Shawn Marion chipped in with 14 points. Monta Ellis had 5 assists for the Mavericks, while DeJuan Blair was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
The Bucks got a 28-point performance from O.J. Mayo, who was supported by 19 points from Caron Butler. Nate Wolters had 5 assists in a losing cause for Milwaukee, while Caron Butler grabbed 13 rebounds.
The Mavericks hit the break leading 55-40 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 47 boards, while Milwaukee only had 42.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Wizards. Milwaukee, meanwhile, will have their next action against Miami.