San Antonio Spurs vs Dallas Mavericks NBA Betting Prediction

NBA Antonio Spurs vs Dallas Mavericks Prediction 2/14/2024

The San Antonio Spurs (11-43) travel to face off against the Dallas Mavericks (31-23) on Wednesday, February 14th. This game will be played at American Airlines Center in Dallas and televised on BSSW. Both team’s come into this one having won their previous games. Tip-off is set for 8:30 ET.

Spurs vs Mavericks

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The Spurs Are Coming Off A Win

In their most recent game, the Spurs took down the Raptors by a score of 122-99. Heading into the game, the Spurs were the underdogs at +5.5 giving them both a straight-up and ATS win. Regarding the over/under, the combined score of 221 points ended up below the over/under line of 236.

Heading into today’s matchup against the Mavericks, the Spurs have an 11-43 overall record and have gone 1-2 in their last three games. In Western Conference play, the Spurs are 7-21 compared to 4-22 in non-conference games.

San Antonio’s ATS record is currently below .500 at 25-29 for the season. During this season, San Antonio has a 4-1 record against the spread as favorites and 21-28 as underdogs.

The Mavericks Are Coming Off A Win

The Mavericks took down the Wizards in their most recent game with a final score of 112-104. The Mavericks picked up the win despite trailing going into halftime 58-51.

With an overall record of 31-23, the Mavericks are looking to build on their five game winning streak. So far this season, the Mavericks have gone 15-10 on the road and 16-13 at home.

Presently, Dallas boasts an ATS record of 28-26, which is above .500 against the spread. Dallas has covered the spread in three consecutive road games, while maintaining an ATS record of 16-9 on the road as opposed to 12-17 at home.

Spurs Offense Breakdown

Through 54 games the Spurs are averaging 112.2 points per contest, placing them 24th in the NBA.

On offense, the Spurs are 24th in the league in scoring at 112.2 points per game. However, they have been better at home, where they average 114.5 points compared to 110.0 on the road. In terms of pace, San Antonio is 5th in the NBA at 101.3 possessions per game.

When it comes to shooting, the Spurs are 27th in field goal percentage at 46%. Inside the arc, they are 18th in two-point shooting at 54%. From three-point range, San Antonio is 30th in the league at 34%.

So far this season, the Spurs have outscored the NBA scoring average in 42.6% of their games. In terms of assists, they are 2nd in the league at 29.3 per game. In terms of free throws, San Antonio is 27th in both makes (15.8) and attempts (20.2) per game.

Mavericks Offense Breakdown

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The Dallas offense will take the floor in today’s game with the league’s 8th ranked offense at 118.7 points per game.

At home, the Mavericks are averaging 120.5 points per game, which is 8th in the league. Overall, they are 8th in the NBA in scoring at 118.7 points per game. In terms of pace, Dallas is 11th at 99.7 possessions per game.

When it comes to three-point shooting, the Mavericks are 2nd in both three-pointers made and attempted per game. However, they are just 12th in three-point shooting percentage at 37%. In terms of free throws, Dallas is 8th in attempts and 15th in made free throws.

So far this season, the Mavericks have outscored the NBA scoring average in 57.4% of their games. In terms of assists, Dallas is 22nd in the league, and they are 23rd in offensive rebounds.

Spurs Team Defense

Currently, the Spurs’ defense holds the 26th rank in the NBA, allowing 120.5 points per game. In their previous matchup vs. the Raptors, the Spurs’ defense struggled, giving up a field goal percentage of 52% leading to 99 points.

Mavericks Team Defense

At this time, the Mavericks’ defense is positioned 21st in the NBA, permitting 117.7 points per game. Most recently, the Mavericks’ defense put together a solid performance, giving up just 104 points to the Wizards.

Key Players For The Spurs And Mavericks

In today’s game, our projections have Devin Vassell leading the Spurs with 19 points on 7/15 shooting from the field. This season, he is averaging 19 points per game along with 3.7 boards.

On the other side, Luka Doncic is our projected leading scorer for the Mavericks. We have him ending the game with a team-high 32 and grabbing 8 rebounds. This season, he has put together a field goal percentage of 49.1%, and he is contributing 34.3 points per game on average.

Spurs vs Mavericks Trends

  • Through their last ten road games, San Antonio has an ATS record of just 5-5. However, their overall record was 3-7 while averaging 114 points per game.
  • In their last ten games at home, the Mavericks have a straight up record of 6-4 while going 7-3 vs the spread. The team’s offense averaged 116 points per game in these contests.
  • As the betting underdog, the Spurs have an ATS mark of just 1-2 in their last three games. San Antonio posted a straight up mark of 1-2 in these matchups.
  • Dallas has done well both straight up and vs the spread when favored to win the game, going 3-0 SU and 3-0 ATS in their last three games.

Spurs vs Mavericks Prediction

We’re putting our money on the Mavericks to win, and have the projected score sitting at 156-118. We also like them to cover the spread, so our recommendation is to bet on the Mavericks at -11.

Right now, the over/under line for the game is sitting at 240 and given that our model is projecting 274 points between the teams, we like the over.

All odds are courtesy of Action247 Sportsbook. Good luck!!

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