Mavericks Down Philadelphia 124-112 - Match Report
Dallas got 25 points from Dirk Nowitzki en route to a 124-112 victory over Philadelphia on Friday at Wells Fargo Center.
Dallas did not, however, defeat the 76ers against the spread, which closed at 13.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 211.5.
Dallas got 22 points from Shawn Marion and another 18 points from DeJuan Blair. Jose Calderon contributed 10 assists, while Vince Carter cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The 76ers got a 30-point performance from Thaddeus Young, who was supported by 25 points from Michael Carter-Williams. Michael Carter-Williams had 6 assists in a losing cause for Philadelphia, while Thaddeus Young grabbed 13 rebounds.
Dallas led at halftime, 69-62.
The rebound battle favored Dallas as they grabbed 48 boards, while Philadelphia only had 34.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Pistons. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Milwaukee.