The Dallas Mavericks (32-31) host the Philadelphia 76ers (40-21) on March 2, 2023 at American Airlines Center. The Mavericks are favorites, by three points, in a contest featuring a pair of the league’s best players, the Mavericks’ Luka Doncic and the 76ers’ Joel Embiid. The matchup’s over/under is 229.
How to bet Mavericks vs. 76ers
Dallas Mavericks vs. Philadelphia 76ers Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 3 points, with oddsmakers listing the Mavericks as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Mavericks have -149 odds to pick up the win, while the 76ers are listed at +126 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 229 points.
Mavericks vs. 76ers Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Thursday, March 2, 2023
- Game Time: 7:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: TNT
- Location: Dallas, Texas
- Arena: American Airlines Center
Mavericks vs. 76ers Betting Trends
The Mavericks have played 63 games, with 22 wins against the spread. Dallas has been the favorite in 43 games this season and has come away with the win 26 times (60.5%) in those contests. Mavericks games this year have gone over the total in 35 out of 61 opportunities (57.4%).
The 76ers are 36-25-0 against the spread this season. Philadelphia has won 52.9% of the games this season it was the moneyline underdog (9-8). 76ers games this year have hit the over 33 times in 61 opportunities (54.1%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
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Mavericks vs. 76ers Injury Report
76ers: Joel Embiid: Out (Foot), Dewayne Dedmon: Out (Hip)
What you need to know about the Dallas Mavericks
Dallas is scoring 113.5 points per game (18th-ranked in NBA) this year, while allowing 112.7 points per contest (12th-ranked). The Mavericks are scoring 114.9 points per game when playing at home. Away from home, they are averaging 112.1 points per contest. The Mavericks’ offense has been improved over their last 10 games, racking up 119.9 points per contest compared to the 113.5 they’ve averaged this season.
Dallas ranks third-best in the NBA by making 14.9 treys per game. In terms of three-point percentage, it ranks 10th in the league at 36.7%. This year, the Mavericks have taken 51.3% two-pointers, accounting for 62.3% of the team’s buckets. They have shot 48.7% from beyond the arc (37.7% of the team’s baskets).
What you need to know about the Philadelphia 76ers
On offense, Philadelphia is the 16th-ranked team in the NBA (114 points per game). Defensively, it is third-best (110 points allowed per game). In 2022-23 the 76ers are averaging 2.1 more points per game at home (114.9) than away (112.8). Over their past 10 games, the 76ers are averaging 109.2 points per contest, compared to their season average of 114.
Philadelphia is 10th in the NBA in 3-pointers made (12.6 per game) and fourth-best in 3-point percentage (38.3%). In 2022-23, the 76ers have taken 60.8% percent of their shots from inside the arc, and 39.2% percent from beyond it. In terms of makes, 68.7% of the 76ers’ baskets have been 2-pointers, and 31.3% have been 3-pointers.
Mavericks vs. 76ers Predictions and Pick
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