Dallas vs New York Recap - Mavericks Win 110-108
Dallas got 23 points from Vince Carter en route to a 110-108 victory over New York on Monday at Madison Square Garden.
Dallas did not, however, defeat the Knicks against the spread, which closed at 3 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 206.5.
Monta Ellis had 22 points for Dallas and Jose Calderon chipped in with 20 points. Devin Harris had 8 assists for the Mavericks, while Samuel Dalembert was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
The Knicks got a 44-point performance from Carmelo Anthony, who was supported by 15 points from J.R. Smith. Raymond Felton had 7 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Tyson Chandler grabbed 12 rebounds.
The Mavericks hit the break leading 60-59 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 41 boards, while Dallas only had 34.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pelicans. The Knicks will aim to get back on the winning track at Miami.