NBA Betting Preview: Dallas Mavericks vs. Los Angeles Clippers
Favorite: Los Angeles Clippers (49-23)
Underdog: Dallas Mavericks (43-32)
Arena:ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
When does the game start?Thursday at 9:00 PM ET
Broadcast:ESPN, FS-SW, PRIME
Kawhi Leonard will lead Los Angeles against Luka Doncic and Dallas on Thursday.
Line: Los Angeles -10.5
Over/Under: 237.5Movement Analysis: The total stands at its initial mark, showing no notable movement. Los Angeles has a record of 35-27 against the spread when playing as the favorite, while Dallas is 10-13 against the spread as underdogs this season.
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Leonard is a major contributor, responsible for 23.5% of the Clippers total offense, while taking an average of 20 field goal attempts. Zubac is a supplier of second chances, he averages 2.7 offensive boards a contest and records 15.8% of his team's rebounds. The Clippers offense is run by Williams, who is responsible for 23.8% of all assists, while turning the ball over 2.8 times a contest.
Los Angeles can win with a less-than-excellent scoring output, sporting a record of 21-19 when they fail to reach their 117.2 scoring average. Dallas allows 113.2 a contest. The Clippers are 24-19 when they shoot below their 47% season average from the field. The Mavericks allow opponents to shoot 46%. The Clippers can win with a less than stellar performance on the boards, sporting a record of 21-17 when they fail to reach their 47.5 rebounding average, Dallas allows 45.4 boards a game.
Doncic powers the attack, accounting for 24.6% of the Mavericks total offense, while taking an average of 20.6 field goal attempts. Porzingis is a player to keep an eye on, he averages 1.8 offensive rebounds a contest and records 20.3% of his team's rebounds. The Mavericks offense is orchestrated by Doncic, who accounts for 36% of all assists, while turning the ball over 4.3 times a contest.
Dallas is a dismal 16-25 when they fail to reach their scoring average. Los Angeles allows 110.6 a contest. The Mavericks are 18-23 when they shoot below their 37% season average from three. The Clippers allow opponents to shoot 35%. The Mavericks is a dismal 14-23 when they fail to reach their rebounding average, Clippers allows 45.2.
Los Angeles : 118
Dallas : 112
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