Dallas Mavericks vs. Memphis Grizzlies NBA Betting Preview, Lines, Odds, Insights & Trends for May 11, 2021

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The Dallas Mavericks (40-28) are 1.5-point favorites as they attempt to extend a four-game winning streak when they visit the Memphis Grizzlies (35-33) on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at FedExForum. The contest airs at 8:00 PM ET on BSSE. The matchup has an over/under set at 226.5 points.

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Mavericks vs Grizzlies Betting Information
FavoriteSpreadFavorite Spread OddsUnderdog Spread OddsTotalOver Total OddsUnder Total Odds
Mavericks-1.5-110-110226.5-110-110

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Point Total Insights

  • Dallas and its opponents have hit the over on Tuesday's 226.5 total in 24 out of 68 games (35.3%) this year.
  • 33 Memphis games this year (48.5% of its matchups) finished with a final total higher than Tuesday's point total of 226.5 points.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 225.4 points per game, 1.1 points fewer than the over/under of 226.5 for this contest.
  • These two teams surrender a combined 222 points per game, 4.5 points less than this contest's over/under.
  • This season the average total for Mavericks games is 221.8 points, 4.7 fewer than the over/under of 226.5 points for this contest.
  • The over/under for this matchup is 0.8 points more than the average over/under in Grizzlies' games this season (225.7 points).

Mavericks Betting Data

  • Dallas has covered the spread half of the time this season, going 31-31-1 ATS.
  • The Mavericks have fared well as a 1.5-point favorite, going 20-19-1 against the spread when favored by at least 1.5 points.
  • Dallas and its opponents have hit the over in just 49.2% of games (31 out of 63 matchups).

Mavericks Key Players

  • Luka Doncic leads the Mavericks in points and assists. He contributes 28.2 points per game while tacking on 8.7 assists.
  • Dallas' rebounding leader is Kristaps Porzingis, who grabs 9.1 per game.
  • Tim Hardaway Jr. makes 3.0 threes per game to lead the Mavericks.
  • Dallas' steals leader is Josh Richardson, who collects 1.0 per game. Porzingis leads the team averaging 1.4 blocks a contest.

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Mavericks Last 10 Games

Mavericks Last Five Games
DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalMavericks MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/9/2021Cavaliers124-97 DALYesAway-14.5223.5-1600850Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/7/2021Cavaliers110-90 DALYesHome-20.5200.5-100002500Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/6/2021Nets113-109 DALNoHome+3.5222.5150-185Regular SeasonYesUnder
5/4/2021Heat127-113 DALYesAway-7.5220.5-500375Regular SeasonYesOver
5/2/2021Kings111-99 SACYesHome-5.5214.5--Regular SeasonNoUnder
Mavericks Last 10 Games
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
8-26-44-6-0221.8116105.8+1.535%

Mavericks Injuries

Mavericks:Tyrell Terry: Out (Personal),Kristaps Porzingis: Out (Knee),Maxi Kleber: Day To Day (Achilles)

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Grizzlies Betting Data

  • Memphis has a 38-27 record against the spread, covering in 58.5% of their games.
  • The Grizzlies have fared well as a 1.5-point underdog, going 22-12 against the spread when they are at least 1.5-point underdogs.
  • Memphis has combined with its opponents to hit the over in 53.8% of matchups this year (35 out of 65 chances).

Grizzlies Key Players

  • The Grizzlies' Ja Morant averages enough points (19.2 per game) and assists (7.3 per game) to sit atop the team's leaderboards.
  • Jonas Valanciunas' stat line of 12.5 rebounds, 16.8 points and 1.8 assists per game helps him grab the top spot on the Memphis rebounding leaderboard.
  • Grayson Allen is the top shooter from deep for the Grizzlies, hitting 2.1 threes per game.
  • Memphis' leader in steals is Kyle Anderson with 1.2 per game, and its leader in blocks is Brandon Clarke with 0.9 per game.

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Grizzlies Last 10 Games

DateOpponentResultFavoredPlayed AsSpreadTotalGrizzlies MoneylineOpponent MoneylineGame TypeCoveredOver/Under
5/10/2021Pelicans115-110 MEMYesHome-11.5240.5-1100700Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/8/2021Raptors109-99 MEMYesAway-5.5204.5-400310Regular SeasonYesOver
5/6/2021Pistons111-97 DETYesAway-1.5208.5-120100Regular SeasonNoUnder
5/5/2021Timberwolves139-135 MEMYesAway-9.5258.5-650475Regular SeasonNoOver
5/3/2021Knicks118-104 NYNoHome+3.5234.5165-200Regular SeasonNoUnder
Grizzlies Last 10 Games
Overall RecordATS RecordO/U/PAVG TotalAVG Pts ScoredAVG Pts AllowedAVG Reb. Margin3Pt %
5-52-85-5-0221.5109.2112.3+2.838.9%

Grizzlies Injuries

Grizzlies:Sean McDermott: Out (Foot),Grayson Allen: Out (Abdonminal)

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