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Dallas Mavericks vs Cleveland Cavaliers Wrap - Cleveland Wins 121-119

The Cavaliers got a 31-point performance from Donovan Mitchell as Cleveland handed Dallas a 121-119 defeat on Tuesday at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.

Cleveland won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the -4.0-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 230.5.

Cleveland got 21 points from Max Strus and another 19 points from Jarrett Allen. Darius Garland contributed 7 assists, while Jarrett Allen cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Dallas got 45 points from Luka Doncic in a losing cause and another 30 points from Kyrie Irving. Luka Doncic contributed 14 assists for the Mavericks, while Luka Doncic had 9 rebounds.

Cleveland led at halftime, 60-56.

Cleveland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-36.

Cleveland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Mavericks will aim to get back on the winning track at Toronto.