Los Angeles Falls 107-95 to Mavericks - Recap
|Los Angeles Falls 107-95 to Mavericks - Recap|
Los Angeles was scorched by Dirk Nowitzki for 27 points as the Mavericks defated the Lakers 107-95 in NBA action on Friday.
Dallas won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 223.5.
Dallas got 23 points from Brandan Wright and another 15 points from Shawn Marion. Monta Ellis contributed 9 assists, while Samuel Dalembert cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 25 points from Jodie Meeks in a losing cause and another 14 points from Jordan Hill. Kendall Marshall contributed 8 assists for the Lakers, while Wesley Johnson had 11 rebounds.
The Mavericks hit the break trailing 54-52 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 52 boards, while Los Angeles only had 38.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Lakers will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.