Mavericks get a visit from the Suns
The OVER has paid out four times in the last five games between the Dallas Mavericks and the Phoenix Suns as those Western Conference clubs hit the hardwood on Saturday night.
The Mavericks are 7-3 both SU and ATS in their last 10 games against the Suns dating back to 2012, beating them 110-107 as a 1.5-point road favorite on the NBA odds in their last meeting on January 17. That game was an OVER on the totals.
Computer Prediction: Phoenix Suns vs Dallas Mavericks Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 99-98 win for the Suns. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Dallas Mavericks are 48-32 so far on the NBA season, and 42-37-1 ATS vs the spread betting line. The Phoenix Suns, meanwhile, are 47-32 and 48-28-3 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Dallas go 44-36 and the Suns go 39-38-2 on the total. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Dallas vs Phoenix injuries news.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams with the Dallas Mavericks rated this week at No. 9 and the Phoenix Suns sitting at No. 5.
How Phoenix Suns vs Dallas Mavericks Stats Matchup
The game also pits Dallas's No. 8-ranked offense averaging 104.89 PPG, against a Phoenix Suns defense that ranks No. 22 at 102.73 PPG. The Dallas Mavericks field goal percentage has averaged 47.35% so far, more than the Phoenix Suns shooters have achieved on the year, 46.33% per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Phoenix lost its last outing, a 112-104 result against the Spurs on April 11. The Suns failed to cover in that game as a 4-point underdog, while the 216 combined points took the game OVER the total. The Suns got a terrific 30-point performance from Eric Bledsoe but San Antonio handed them a 112-104 defeat on Friday at AT&T Center.
Dallas lost its last outing, a 109-100 result against the Spurs on April 10. The Mavericks failed to cover in that game as a 1.5-point favorite, while the 209 combined points took the game OVER the total. Monta Ellis scored 24 points in a failed effort to lead the Mavericks to victory (they lost 109-100 to San Antonio at American Airlines Center on Thursday).
Phoenix Suns vs Dallas Mavericks Betting Odds Trends
Phoenix is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Phoenix is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Phoenix's last 13 games
Phoenix is 14-6 ATS in its last 20 games on the road
Dallas is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Dallas's last 12 games
Dallas is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Dallas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Phoenix home to Memphis, Monday, April 14th
Dallas at Memphis, Wednesday, April 16th