The Dallas Mavericks (9-8) hit the court against the Toronto Raptors (9-9) as slight, 2.5-point favorites on Saturday, November 26, 2022 at 5:00 PM ET on BSSW. The over/under is 215 points in this outing.
How to bet Mavericks vs. Raptors
Dallas Mavericks vs. Toronto Raptors Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 2.5 points, with bookmakers listing the Mavericks as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Mavericks have -137 odds to pick up the win, while the Raptors are listed at +116 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 215 points.
Mavericks vs. Raptors Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Saturday, November 26, 2022
- Game Time: 5:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: BSSW
- Location: Toronto, Ontario
- Arena: Scotiabank Arena
Mavericks vs. Raptors Betting Trends
The Mavericks are 4-12-1 against the spread this season. Dallas has won in nine, or 60%, of the 15 contests it has been named as the odds-on favorite in this year. Mavericks games this year have gone over the point total 55.6% of the time (10 out of 18 games with a set point total).
The Raptors are 10-8-0 against the spread this season. Toronto has won 22.2% of the games this season it was the underdog on the moneyline (2-7). Raptors games this year have eclipsed the over/under 50% of the time (nine out of 18 games with a set point total).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
|Tim Hardaway Jr.||16||10.9||2.2||2.3||0.8||0.2||2.1|
|Gary Trent Jr.||15||16.7||1.9||1.5||1.5||0.2||2.1|
Mavericks vs. Raptors Injury Report
Raptors: Dalano Banton: Questionable (Ankle), Scottie Barnes: Out (Knee), Fred VanVleet: Questionable (Illness), Justin Champagnie: Out (Back), Otto Porter: Out (Foot), Precious Achiuwa: Out (Ankle), Pascal Siakam: Out (Adductor)
What you need to know about the Dallas Mavericks
Dallas is putting up 109.2 points per game this year (25th-ranked in NBA), but it has really thrived defensively, ceding just 106.5 points per contest (second-best). The Mavericks are scoring 109.8 points per game this year at home, which is 1.6 more points than they’re averaging away from home (108.2). In their last 10 games, the Mavericks have been racking up 104.7 points per contest, an average that’s a little lower than the 109.2 they’ve scored over the course of the 2022-23 season.
Dallas is sixth in the NBA with 13.4 threes per game this year. Meanwhile, it ranks 18th with a 34.4% shooting percentage from three-point land. The Mavericks are attempting 43.9 two-pointers per game this year, which account for 53% of the shots they’ve attempted (and 65.2% of the team’s baskets). Meanwhile, they are attempting 39 treys per contest, which are 47% of their shots (and 34.8% of the team’s buckets).
What you need to know about the Toronto Raptors
With 111.7 points scored per game and 110.1 points allowed, Toronto is 17th in the NBA on offense and ninth on defense. At home, the Raptors average 111.9 points per game. On the road, they average 111.6. In their last 10 games, the Raptors are posting 110 points per game, compared to their season average of 111.7.
Toronto makes 11 3-pointers per game and shoots 33.1% from beyond the arc, ranking 23rd and 25th, respectively, in the league. The Raptors attempt 36.3% percent of their shots from behind the 3-point line, and 27% of their made shots are from there. Inside the arc, they attempt 63.7% of their shots, with 73% of their makes coming from there.
Our pick to win this contest is the Raptors, and we expect that Raptors will cover the spread (Mavericks -2.5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 215 points.
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