Houston Falls 111-104 to Mavericks - Recap
The Mavericks got a 31-point performance from Dirk Nowitzki as Dallas handed Houston a 111-104 defeat on Monday at Toyota Center.
Dallas was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 210.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Dallas got 18 points from Monta Ellis and another 16 points from Vince Carter. Jose Calderon contributed 5 assists, while Samuel Dalembert cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Houston got 29 points from Dwight Howard in a losing cause and another 21 points from Chandler Parsons. Francisco Garcia contributed 6 assists for the Rockets, while Dwight Howard had 15 rebounds.
The Mavericks hit the break trailing 57-50 before taking care of business in the second half.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-33.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Spurs. The Rockets will aim to get back on the winning track at San Antonio.