The Dallas Mavericks (33-32) take the court against the Utah Jazz (31-34) as 9.5-point favorites on Tuesday, March 7, 2023 at 8:30 PM ET on BSSW. The matchup has a 238 point total.
How to bet Mavericks vs. Jazz
Dallas Mavericks vs. Utah Jazz Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 9.5 points, with oddsmakers listing the Mavericks as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Mavericks have -446 odds to pick up the win, while the Jazz are listed at +345 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 238 points.
Mavericks vs. Jazz Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Tuesday, March 7, 2023
- Game Time: 8:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: BSSW
- Location: Dallas, Texas
- Arena: American Airlines Center
Mavericks vs. Jazz Betting Trends
The Mavericks have 23 wins against the spread in 65 games this year. Dallas has won 27, or 61.4%, of the 44 contests in which it was the favorite this year. Mavericks games this year have gone over the total in 37 out of 65 opportunities (56.9%).
The Jazz have 34 wins against the spread in 65 games this year. Utah has a 15-18 record in games it was listed as the moneyline underdog (winning 45.5% of those games). Jazz games this season have eclipsed the over/under 36 times in 65 opportunities (55.4%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
|Tim Hardaway Jr.||59||14||3.6||1.7||0.7||0.1||2.9|
Mavericks vs. Jazz Injury Report
Jazz: Russell Westbrook: Out (Not With Team), Collin Sexton: Out (Hamstring), Lauri Markkanen: Probable (Back)
What you need to know about the Dallas Mavericks
Dallas is posting 114 points per game (17th-ranked in NBA) this year, while allowing 113.2 points per contest (14th-ranked). At home, the Mavericks are putting up 3.7 more points per game (115.8) than they are away from home (112.1). The Mavericks have been scoring 122.1 points per contest in their last 10 appearances, an average that’s significantly higher than the 114 they’ve scored over the course of the 2022-23 season.
Dallas is top-five this season in three-point shooting, ranking third-best in the league with 15.1 treys per game. Meanwhile, it ranks ninth with a 37% shooting percentage from three-point land. The Mavericks have taken 51.2% two-pointers and 48.8% from beyond the arc this season. Of the team’s baskets, 62% are two-pointers and 38% are threes.
What you need to know about the Utah Jazz
At 117 points scored per game and 117.2 points conceded, Utah is seventh in the league offensively and 23rd defensively. The Jazz average 118.4 points per game at home, and 115.7 away. The Jazz have fared worse offensively in their last 10 games, averaging 114.8 points per contest, 2.2 fewer points their than season average of 117.
In 2022-23, Utah is sixth in the league in 3-point makes (13.8 per game) and 18th in 3-point percentage (35.8%). The Jazz take 43.3% percent of their shots from beyond the arc, and 56.7% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 32.8% of the Jazz’s buckets are 3-pointers, and 67.2% are 2-pointers.
Our prediction to win this game is the Mavericks, and we project that Jazz will cover the spread (Mavericks -9.5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 238 points.
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