Brooklyn Nets vs Dallas Mavericks NBA Odds and Predictions
On night of 27th April when Brooklyn Nets defeated Toronto Raptors, they became the first team from Eastern Conference to confirm their spot in NBA’s playoff. However, since then the Nets seems to have lost their focus and they slipped from top position to 2nd position in Eastern Conference points table. Tonight they will lock horns against one of the Western Conference team Dallas Mavericks.
Dallas Mavericks who are at 5th spot in points table of their respective conference may succeed in qualifying for the playoffs. However, they will have to win couple of games out of the remaining 7 regular season games. This Thursday night when they take on Nets, it will be the 2nd time when the two teams will come face to face in this season. In last encounter Mavericks defeated the Brooklyn Nets by a point difference of 115-98.
The game between Nets and Mavericks is scheduled to on Thursday at the American Airlines Centre. The odds are favoring the Mavericks given the recent momentum.
FiveThirtyEight predicts a win Dallas Mavericks in this game. However, the latest Brooklyn Nets vs Dallas Mavericks NBA Odds and Predictions are in favor of Brooklyn Nets.The latest Brooklyn Nets vs Dallas Mavericks NBA Odds and Predictions updated on 6th April.
Brooklyn Nets vs Dallas Mavericks NBA Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
Brooklyn Nets slipped from the top position to the second after three consecutive losses against Trail Blazers and Milwaukee Bucks. Overall they have had 43 triumphs and 23 losses in this season. Nets will be looking to change their fortune and return to the form.
Looking at their form, Brooklyn Nets have free throw percentage of 79.65% in this season and ranked number 1 in Field goal % and three point % with 49.45% and 39.15% respectively.
The Brooklyn Nets were down in the dumps after a couple of defeats in January. From then on, they seemed to have shaken off the rustiness that has paved way for some dominating performances as the side grew to be termed as the hot favourites in this season. Brooklyn Nets are coming off a second loss against Bucks by a margin of 124-118. In the last 5 games, Nets have won just 2 games and lost 3, which lead to the loss of their top position to 76ers.
At the start of the Season the Dallas Mavericks had very little chances of making any advance to the next stage. Dallas Mavericks started the season with consecutive losses and got their first victory of the season in the third match. The Dallas Mavericks have not been exceptional, nor have they been battered with defeats this season.
Talking about points per game Dallas averages 111.8 per game which is 17th in the conference. With 43.4 rebounds per game Dallas rank 20th and 26th with 22.5 assists per game. Dallas Mavericks moved up to the No. 5 spot in the Western Conference by topping the short-handed Heat 127-113 on Tuesday night. The Mavericks are eyeing their spot in playoffs and will be looking forward to register a win even on Thursday.
Brooklyn Nets vs Dallas Mavericks NBA Odds and Predictions: Head-to-Head
Regular season (78 games): Nets – 32 wins, Mavericks – 46 wins
Playoffs played : 0
Previous meeting: Nets won 115-98 on 27th Feburary 2021 in a regular season fixture.
Brooklyn Nets vs Dallas Mavericks NBA Odds and Predictions: Players to Watch
Kyrie Irving is an important Point guard for nets. He averages 26.8 per game and has a player efficiency of 27.26 He has given 38 points with 3 assists in his last outing against Bucks.
Continuing his brilliant form Jeff Green has lived up to the expectations and scored 10 points and 1 assist in the match against Bucks.
Joe Harris with an average of 51% field goals and average of 14.3 points has been one of the few players who has played almost the games for the Nets this season. He accounted for 12 points and 2 rebounds in his last match.
Luka Doncic is looking in hot form as he notched up 23 points against Lakers. He has averaged 28.6 points and 8.9 assists per game in this season.
Josh Richardson provided great support as he pitched in with 17 points and 1 rebounds.
Kristaps Porzingis has been a permanent center with 7.4 dribbles per game and an average of 20.4 points in the middle.
Dorian Finney Smith has some big shoes to fill with the power forward managing just 9.8 points per game.
Brooklyn Nets vs Dallas Mavericks NBA Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
At 7:30PM EST, Brooklyn Nets will play Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Centre. FiveThirtyEight, predicts a win a for the Dallas Mavericks. As per them the probability of Dallas Mavericks beating the Brooklyn Nets stands at 63% while for Mavericks has the chances stands at 47%. However, the latest Brooklyn Nets vs Dallas Mavericks NBA Odds and Predictions are yet to be updated and will be updated on game day.
Looking the recent performance, both teams are equally placed to win the game, however, Crowdwisdom360 predicts win for Brooklyn Nets.