Dallas vs Portland Wrap - Dallas Wins 108-106
Dallas got 28 points from Dirk Nowitzki en route to a 108-106 victory over Portland on Saturday at Rose Garden.
Dallas was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 208.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Dallas got 22 points from Monta Ellis and another 15 points from Jose Calderon. Jose Calderon contributed 7 assists, while DeJuan Blair cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Portland got 32 points from Damian Lillard in a losing cause and another 22 points from Nicolas Batum. Nicolas Batum contributed 6 assists for the Trail Blazers, while Robin Lopez had 14 rebounds.
The Mavericks hit the break leading 55-53 before taking care of business in the second half.
Portland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-36.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track at Utah.