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The Dallas Mavericks and the Phoenix Suns will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at US Airways Center.
In their last action, Dallas was a 129-127 loser on the road against the Clippers. They covered the 4.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (256) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
In their last action, Phoenix was a 121-114 winner at home against the Lakers. They failed to cover the 11-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (235) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Team record: 23-17 SU, 21-18-1 ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games when playing Phoenix
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 11 games
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Portland are 8-2
After playing LA Clippers are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
Team record: 22-16 SU, 24-12-2 ATS
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 10 of last 14 games when playing at home against Dallas
The total has gone OVER in 10 of last 14 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 12 games
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Denver are 6-4
After playing LA Lakers are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Dallas home to Portland, Saturday, January 18
Phoenix home to Denver, Sunday, January 19