The Dallas Mavericks (31-29) host the San Antonio Spurs (14-45) on February 23, 2023 at American Airlines Center. The Spurs are underdogs by a 14-point margin as they enter the matchup losers of three in a row with a 5-5 record in their last 10 games. The over/under in this game is set at 239.5.
How to bet Mavericks vs. Spurs
Dallas Mavericks vs. San Antonio Spurs Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 14 points, with sportsbooks listing the Mavericks as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Mavericks have -1122 odds to pick up the win, while the Spurs are listed at +717 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 239.5 points.
Mavericks vs. Spurs Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Thursday, February 23, 2023
- Game Time: 8:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: BSSW
- Location: Dallas, Texas
- Arena: American Airlines Center
Mavericks vs. Spurs Betting Trends
Against the spread, the Mavericks are 21-36-3 this year. Dallas has come away with 25 wins in the 40 contests it has been listed as the favorite in this season. The Mavericks have hit the over in 55.9% of their opportunities this year (33 times in 59 games with a set point total).
Against the spread, the Spurs are 24-35-0 this year. San Antonio has won 12 of the 56 games it was the moneyline underdog this season (21.4%). Spurs games this year have hit the over 55.9% of the time (33 out of 59 games with a set point total).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
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Mavericks vs. Spurs Injury Report
Spurs: Khem Birch: Questionable (Knee), Dewayne Dedmon: Out (Not Injury Related), Romeo Langford: Out (Adductor), Isaiah Roby: Out (Ankle), Tre Jones: Doubtful (Foot), Devin Vassell: Out (Knee), Joshua Primo: Out (Undisclosed), Jeremy Sochan: Questionable (Quadricep)
What you need to know about the Dallas Mavericks
With 113 points per game on offense, Dallas is 21st in the NBA. At the other end of the court, it gives up 112.5 points per contest, which ranks 11th in the league. Offensively the Mavericks have performed better when playing at home this year, averaging 114 points per game, compared to 112.1 per game on the road. In their last 10 games, the Mavericks have been scoring 114.9 points per game, an average that’s slightly higher than the 113 they’ve scored over the course of the 2022-23 season.
Dallas ranks third-best in the NBA by draining 14.8 threes per game. In terms of three-point percentage, it ranks 10th in the league at 36.4%. When it comes to shot breakdown, the Mavericks have taken 51.3% two-pointers (accounting for 62.5% of the team’s baskets) and 48.7% from beyond the arc (37.5%).
What you need to know about the San Antonio Spurs
San Antonio is 24th in the league in points scored (112.4 per game) and worst in points allowed (122.6). The Spurs average 113.2 points per game at home, and 111.6 away. The Spurs are putting up 111.6 points per contest in their previous 10 games, which is 0.8 fewer points than their average for the season (112.4).
San Antonio is the fourth-worst team in the league in 3-pointers made (10.5 per game) and 25th in 3-point percentage (34.1%). The Spurs attempt 66.3% percent of their shots from inside the 3-point line, and 33.7% percent from beyond it. In terms of makes, 75.5% of the Spurs’ baskets are 2-pointers, and 24.5% are 3-pointers.
Our prediction to win this contest is the Mavericks, and we predict that Spurs will cover the spread (Mavericks -14). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 239.5 points.
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