Warriors vs Mavericks Prediction and NBA Odds
|Warriors vs Mavericks Prediction and NBA Odds: Golden State Warriors is predicted to win their upcoming game against the Dallas Mavericks as per the latest prediction.|
The 2022 NBA season has almost reached its final round of games with conference finals and NBA finals the only fixtures remaining. In the Western Conference, the Golden State Warriors are back in the conference finals with a strongly fought postseason while the Mavericks pulled off a big upset against the giant, Phoenix Suns to progress to the next stage.
The next match series is set to start on Wednesday with the two teams coming up against each other in Game 1 of the Conference at the Chase Center. The NBA pundits and the fans are rooting for the Warriors to come out on top in this interesting conference final clash.
Golden State Warriors vs Dallas Mavericks Prediction and Odds
|Golden State Warriors||Dallas Mavericks||Predicted Winner|
|Smarkets||Odds: 1.4||Odds: 2.78||Warriors|
Warriors vs Mavericks Game 1 Prediction and NBA Odds: Recent form
The Golden State Warriors have justified their favourite tag well and truly after a strong finish in the regular season with a 3rd place finish. They faced Denver Nuggets in the 1st round of the playoffs which was more or less a one-sided clash as the Golden State-based side wrapped up the series in under 5 games.
Moving on to the conference semifinal, the Warriors led 2-1 after 3 games but the Grizzlies were looking to make a late comeback by the end of game 5. In Game 6, the hosts stopped their opponents’ juggernaut to make it to the next stage.
On the other hand, Dallas Mavericks have pulled the rabbit out of the hat with the black horses contending for the final glory. After finishing the regular season in the 4th position, Dallas based franchise made inroads with a 4-2 triumph in the first round against Utah Jazz with a tough opponent waiting for them in the form of Phoenix Sun.
After trailing 0-2, the Mavericks put in an inspired performance to make it 3-3 by the end of Game 6. In the final game of 6, the momentum was completely on their side as they stormed into the conference finals.
Golden State Warriors vs Dallas Mavericks Prediction and Odds: Head-to-head
Regular season (169 games): Warriors – 80 wins, Mavericks – 89 wins.
Playoffs played: Warriors – 4 wins, Mavericks – 2 wins.
Previous meeting: Mavericks won 122-113 on 3rd March 2022 in a seasoned fixture.
Warriors vs Mavericks Prediction and NBA Odds: Players to watch
Stephen Curry has averaged 25.5 points and 5.2 rebounds per game in this season. He topped the charts with 29 points and 5 assists against the Grizzlies.
Andrew Wiggins provided great support as he pitched in with 18 points and 11 rebounds. He has also impressed everyone with a 3-pointer conversion of 39.3.
Jordan Poole has been a permanent shooting guard with 2.6 rebounds per game and an average of 31 minutes in the middle.
Draymond Green has some big shoes to fill with the power forward managing just 8.7 points per game but has made it up in terms of assists.
Luka Doncic is looking in hot form as he notched up 35 points against the Suns that helped them get across the line. He has averaged 31.5 points and 6.6 assists per game in the postseason.
Jalen Brunson provided great support as he pitched in with 24 points and 6 rebounds. He has also impressed everyone with a field-goal conversion of 80%.
Dwight Powell has been a permanent centre with 4.6 dribbles per game and an average of 7.7 points in the middle.
Spencer Dinwiddie has some big shoes to fill with the power forward managing 13.7 points per game but stole 30 points in the last game of the conference semifinals.
Warriors vs Mavericks Game 1 Prediction and NBA Odds: Predicted Winner
The Golden State Warriors and Dallas Mavericks are coming into the conference finals with huge winning momentum on their backs but it all comes down to who flinches first in this 7-game series. The FiveThirtyEight platform has gone on to suggest a formidable chance of 52% to Warriors whereas the away side is right up there with a 48% chance in this contest.
On the other hand, Oddschecker has also gone on to give an upper hand with odds of ½ to the Warriors while SMarkets, known for giving out precise odds have given the Dallas side high odds of 2.86 suggesting a setback for the away team. The home side has been given odds of 1.45 ahead of this clash.