Skip to content
If you or someone you know has a gambling problem and wants help, call 1-800 GAMBLER Responsible Gaming Responsible Gaming
Join
The championship title has proven elusive for James Harden so far in his career
  1. NBA

NBA - US Sports: Doncic delighted as Mavs stun Suns

Dallas star Luka Doncic says the Mavericks' belief never wavered after they thrashed Phoenix Suns 123-90 on Sunday to secure a place in the Western Conference Finals.

Dallas can be backed at 13/2 to win the NBA Championship outright and Doncic is 7/1 to be the Finals Series MVP.

Warriors waiting to face Mavericks

The Mavs will take on Golden State Warriors in the Conference Finals after seeing off top seeds Phoenix in emphatic fashion on Sunday.

Dallas were never behind at the Footprint Center in Arizona and by the halfway point they had built up a huge 30-point lead.

The Suns simply had no answer and were unable to respond after the interval, as they saw their own championship hopes extinguished in front of their own fans.

Related NBA News

NBA - US Sports: Curry relieved to survive Memphis test

The Finals - NBA: All You Need To Know

The Draft - NBA: All You Need to Know

Doncic led the game in scoring with 35 points, 10 rebounds and four assists and guard Spencer Dinwiddie managed 30 points from the bench for a playoff career-high.

Jalen Brunson also impressed with 24 points for the Mavs, and incredibly no Phoenix player managed to reach 20 points with Cam Johnson leading the Suns in scoring with 12 points from the bench.

Doncic facing a new test

Doncic will contest a Conference Finals series for the first time in his career and the Slovenian was delighted with the Mavs' commanding display in the decider with the Suns.

"I can't get this smile off my face right now, I'm just really happy. Honestly, I think we deserved this," said Doncic, via Fadeaway World.

"We've been playing hard the whole series - maybe a couple games here we weren't ourselves. But we came here today for Game 7. We believed our luck, everybody believed. So, I'm just happy."

Discover more from the world's favourite online betting brand

More US sports betting news

Latest sports betting lines

Win more with our US sports parlay bonus

Watch NBA live streaming

Latest US sports results

Head to the bet365 YouTube channel for exclusive content

Sign up - bet365 Open Account Offer

bet365 uses cookies

We use cookies to deliver a better and more personalised service. For more information, see our Cookie Policy