Mavericks vs Grizzlies Prediction and Odds
Mavericks vs Grizzlies Prediction and Odds: The Memphis Grizzlies are expected to win this game as per the bookmarkers and stats.
In an exciting NBA matchup, the Dallas Mavericks (36-35) are set to lock horns with the Memphis Grizzlies (43-27) at FedExForum arena. It has been a decent campaign by the Mavs this season. They are currently in the 6th position in the Western Conference. Dallas won a thrilling contest against the LA Lakers in the last game with a score of 111-110.
The Memphis Grizzlies will aim for their 9th consecutive home win when they host the Mavericks in the next fixture. The Grizzlies had another successful regular season so far. They are looking strong in the 3rd position in the Western Conference. Memphis is coming off a 133-119 win against the Golden State Warriors in the last game.
Mavericks vs Grizzlies Prediction: Last 5 Games Stats
The Dallas Mavericks have won 2 of the last 5 away fixtures.
They won against the LA Lakers and San Antonio Spurs. The defeats came against the likes of the Memphis Grizzlies, New Orleans Pelicans, and Denver Nuggets. The Mavs have won 14 out of 35 away games this season.
In the last 5 away games
- The Dallas Mavericks have scored 114.2 points per game.
- The Dallas Mavericks have conceded 116.2 points per game.
- Number of games that ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
- Number of games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points: 3
The Memphis Grizzlies are currently on a winning streak of 8 fixtures at home.
In the last 5 home games, the Grizzlies defeated teams like the Golden State Warriors (2 games), Dallas Mavericks, LA Lakers, and Denver Nuggets. Memphis has a fantastic home record of 29-5 as of now.
In the last 5 home games
- The Memphis Grizzlies have scored 121.8 points per game.
- The Memphis Grizzlies have conceded 108.0 points per game.
- Number of games that ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 0
- Number of games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points: 1
The Memphis Grizzlies have been better in the regular season than the Dallas Mavericks. They will have the home advantage as well.
Mavericks vs Grizzlies Prediction: Offense and Defense Analysis
The Dallas Mavericks are playing with an average of 113.8 points per game till now. They shot 47.4% from the field and 37.15 from the 3-point line. The Mavs have the 7th-best attack among all sides with an Adjusted Offensive Rating of 116.2.
The Memphis Grizzlies have maintained a scoring average of 116.1 points per game so far. In shooting, they have a success rate of 47.0% in field goals, 34.7% in 3-pointers, and 72.6% in free throws. The Grizzlies rank 19 in the attack with an Adjusted Offensive Rating of 114.1.
The Dallas Mavericks have the advantage in the attack.
The Dallas Mavericks have been conceding 113.3 points per game in the current season. They played with an average of 38.8 rebounds along with 6.5 steals and 3.6 blocks per game. The Mavs are rated 116.0 on defense with a rank of 23 in the league.
The Memphis Grizzlies are giving away 112.2 points per game. They rebounded with an average of 46.9 per game. The average number of steals and the average number of blocks per game stand at 8.3 and 5.9 respectively. The Grizzlies are 2nd highest-ranked side in the defense having an Adjusted Defensive Rating of 110.2.
The Memphis Grizzlies are ahead in the defense.
Grizzlies vs Mavericks Prediction: Odds
- Memphis Grizzlies: -1.5 (-112)
- Dallas Mavericks: +1.5 (-110)
- Memphis Grizzlies: -123
- Dallas Mavericks: +105
- Memphis Grizzlies: 69%
- Golden State Warriors: 31%
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Mavericks vs Grizzlies Prediction: Last Game Analysis
Will the Mavs capitalize on the winning momentum?
The Dallas Mavericks secured a thrilling 1-point win against the LA Lakers at the buzzer of the last fixture. A solid performance from Kyrie Irving made sure the Mavs don’t miss Luka Doncic who was sidelined with an injury. The Lakers shot only 19 of the 31 free throws awarded which helped the Mavs. Dallas’ defense forced the Lakers to commit too many last-minute mistakes. The Mavs were outrebounded 42-35 by Los Angeles. But they lost 17-8 in the fast break points.
Kyrie Irving ended another memorable night with his key contribution of 38 points, 6 rebounds, and 6 assists. Christian Wood scored 12 points off the bench with 9 rebounds and 8 assists.
Can the Grizzlies continue the winning run at home?
The Memphis Grizzlies secured a convincing win against the Golden State Warriors in the last fixture. They led by 14 points in the third quarter before the Warriors fought back and closed in. However, a decisive 29-19 run by Memphis in the fourth quarter gave no chance to Golden State. The Grizzlies shot 54.7% from the field and 47.4% from the 3-point line. They outscored the Warriors 60-44 in the paint.
Jaren Jackson led the scoring for the Grizzlies with 26 points. He also added 4 rebounds. Desmond Bane gave a valuable contribution of 26 points with 4 rebounds.
Grizzlies vs Mavericks Prediction: Head-to-Head Stats
Both these teams have met 107 times in the regular season of the NBA. The Dallas Mavericks are ahead with 73 wins, while the Memphis Grizzlies managed to win 34 games.
If we check out the last 5 meetings, 3 games were won by the Mavs and 2 by the Grizzlies. The previous clash took place in the current season on 13 March 2023. The Memphis Grizzlies won that matchup with a score of 104-88.
Head-to-Head Key Highlights: Last 5 Meetings
- Number of home games won by the Memphis Grizzlies: 1
- Number of away games won by the Dallas Mavericks.
- Average Number of Total Points scored: 207.4
- Average Number of Points scored by the Memphis Grizzlies: 97.6
- Average Number of Points scored by the Golden State Warriors: 109.8
Grizzlies vs Mavericks Prediction: Players to Watch Out
Ja Morant (Point Guard)
Points Per Game: 27.1 | Assists Per Game: 8.2 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.0
Desmond Bane (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 21.2 | Rebounds Per Game: 5.1 | Assists Per game: 4.3
Jaren Jackson Jr. (Power Forward)
Points Per Game: 17.5 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.6 | Blocks Per Game: 3.1
Luka Doncic (Point Guard)
Points Per Game: 33.0 | Rebounds Per Game: 8.6 | Assists Per Game: 8.0
Doncic’s participation in the game is doubtful due to injury.
Kyrie Irving (Point Guard)
Points Per Game: 28.4 | Assists Per Game: 6.6 | Steals Per Game: 1.1
Irving’s participation in the game is doubtful due to injury.
Christian Wood (Forward)
Points Per Game: 17.2 | Rebounds Per Game: 7.7 | Blocks Per Game: 1.1
Mavericks vs Grizzlies Winner Prediction
- Home Advantage: Grizzlies
- Offensive Advantage: Mavericks
- Defensive Advantage: Grizzlies
- Overall: Grizzlies to win
The Dallas Mavericks will need to bring out their best to pose a serious threat to the Grizzlies in their home arena. The return of Morant is surely a big positive for Dallas. On the other hand, the Memphis Grizzlies will aim to continue their winning streak at home. Fans can expect a mouth-watering encounter between the two sides. As per the odds and stats, the Grizzlies are likely to win this contest.