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Golden State Warriors vs Dallas Mavericks Odds
The visiting Warriors hope to send their backers to the pay window on Monday as they look to cover the spread at American Airlines Center against the Mavericks.
Supporters of the Warriors have seen them go 5-5 and 5-3-2 ATS so far this season, while the Mavericks are at 6-5 and 4-7 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). In totals betting, the Mavericks are 6-5, while the Warriors are 6-4.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Mavericks - Warriors odds would favor the Warriors if the lines were set according to power ranks. Dallas is rated No. 21 in our latest Odds Shark poll, while the Warriors sit at No. 13. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 101-97 win for the Mavericks.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Dallas's No. 6-ranked offense, averaging 100.7 PPG, against a Warriors defense that ranks No. 25 at 100.2 PPG. The Mavericks field goal percentage has averaged 46.2% so far, more than the Warriors shooters have achieved on the year, 44.5% per game.
Defensively, the Warriors feature the league's No. 22-rated defense on the road, giving up 101.2 points per game. Dallas, meanwhile, comes in at No. 2 in the league in scoring at home.
In their last action, Golden State was a 119-109 loser on the road against the Thunder. They earned a push of the 10-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (228) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Golden State suffered a 119-109 loss against Oklahoma City on Sunday, getting 22 points from Stephen Curry in a losing effort at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Dallas won its last outing, a 103-95 result against the Cavaliers on November 17. The Mavericks covered in that game as a 2.5-point underdog, while the 198 combined points took the game UNDER the total. The Mavericks grabbed a 103-95 win over the Cavaliers on Saturday, behind a 19-point effort from O.J. Mayo at Quicken Loans Arena.
Golden State Warriors Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Brooklyn are 4-6
After playing Oklahoma City are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Dallas Mavericks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing New York are 6-4
After playing Cleveland are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
A few Warriors at Mavericks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Golden State's last 5 games when playing on the road against Dallas
Golden State is 17-4-2 ATS in its last 23 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Golden State's last 22 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Golden State's last 6 games
Dallas is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Golden State
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Dallas's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Dallas's last 6 games
Dallas is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing Golden State
Golden State home to Brooklyn, Wednesday, November 21
Dallas home to New York, Wednesday, November 21