Dallas Mavericks vs Brooklyn Nets Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Mar. 16

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Mar 16, 2022, 4:09 PM
  • The Mavericks (35-24) are -2.5 favorites vs. the Nets (31-29)
  • Total (Over/Under): 221.5 points
  • Wednesday, March 16, 2022 at 7:30pm EDT
  • Watch the game on YES & BSSW

The Dallas Mavericks visit Barclays Center to take on the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:30pm EDT in Brooklyn.

The Mavericks are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -2.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Mavericks are 38-28 against the spread, while the Nets are 26-38 against the spread.

The Mavericks vs Nets Over/Under is 221.5 total points for the game.


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Mavericks vs. Nets Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Dallas Mavericks-2.5 -110O 221.5 -110-140
Brooklyn Nets +2.5 -110U 221.5 -110115

Against the spread this NBA season, the Mavericks have gone:

  • 38-28 against the Spread (+7.25 Units / 9.71% ROI)
  • 42-26 against the Moneyline (+1.8 Units / 1.3% ROI)
  • 23-43 against the Over for game total points (-24.3 Units / -32.49% ROI)
  • 43-23 against the Under for game total points (+17.7 Units / 23.66% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have covered the 4Q Game Total Under in 46 of their last 68 games (+24.99 Units / 33% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have covered the Game Total Under in 43 of their last 68 games (+17.70 Units / 24% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have covered the 1Q Spread in 39 of their last 63 games (+14.93 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have covered the 2Q Game Total Under in 37 of their last 59 games (+14.92 Units / 23% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have covered the Spread in 28 of their last 43 games (+13.75 Units / 29% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only covered the 4Q Game Total Over in 19 of their last 68 games (-31.35 Units / -42% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only covered the Game Total Over in 23 of their last 68 games (-24.30 Units / -32% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only covered the 2Q Game Total Over in 20 of their last 59 games (-20.50 Units / -32% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only covered the 2H Moneyline in 28 of their last 64 games (-20.15 Units / -23% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only covered the Team Total Over in 30 of their last 68 games (-13.45 Units / -17% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the Nets have gone:

  • 26-38 against the Spread (-15.8 Units / -21.14% ROI)
  • 35-33 against the Moneyline (-19.75 Units / -13.4% ROI)
  • 35-33 against the Over for game total points (-1.3 Units / -1.74% ROI)
  • 33-35 against the Under for game total points (-5.5 Units / -7.35% ROI)
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Dallas Mavericks: Keys to the Game vs. the Brooklyn Nets

The Mavericks are 50-11 (.820) when scoring 110 or more points since the start of the 2020-21 season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .697

The Mavericks are 43-3 (.935) when forcing an eFG of 50% or worse since the start of the 2020-21 season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .775

The Mavericks were 18-7 (.720) when allowing fewer than 10 fastbreak points last season — tied for 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .558

The Mavericks were 22-1 (.957) when forcing an eFG of 50% or worse last season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .782

Brooklyn Nets: Keys to the Game vs. the Dallas Mavericks

The Nets are 32-21 (.604) when allowing 12 or more offensive rebounds since the start of the 2020-21 season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .508

The Nets were 24-7 (.750) when allowing fewer than 10 fastbreak points last season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .558

The Nets were 30-6 (.833) when shooting 40% or better from three last season — tied for 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .716

The Nets were 9-2 (.750) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points last season — tied for 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .553

Injury Report: Nets vs. MavericksWednesday‘s Game, Mar. 16

  • Ben Simmons (Nets): Brooklyn has no set timetable for Simmons’ return, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic.
  • Joe Harris (Nets): The Nets announced that Harris will miss the rest of the season as he recovers from ankle surgery.
  • Cam Thomas (Nets): Thomas did not play in Tuesday’s game (Mar. 15) against the Magic.
  • LaMarcus Aldridge (Nets): Nets coach Steve Nash said Aldridge will miss at least another week.
  • Seth Curry (Nets): Curry did not play in Tuesday’s game (Mar. 15) against the Magic.
  • Tim Hardaway Jr. (Mavericks): The Mavericks announced that Hardaway Jr. suffered a fracture in his left foot.
  • Reggie Bullock (Mavericks): The Mavericks have listed Bullock as OUT for Wednesday’s game (Mar. 16) against the Nets.
  • Theo Pinson (Mavericks): Pinson hasn’t played since Dec. 8 against Detroit. There’s no timetable set for his return.
  • Marquese Chriss (Mavericks): Chriss hasn’t played since Feb. 10 against the Clippers. No timetable for his return has been announced.

Dallas Mavericks Offensive Stats & Trends

The Mavericks averaged 11.4 turnovers per game (823 turnovers/72 games) last season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 13.2

The Mavericks have averaged 11.5 turnovers per game (1,346 turnovers/117 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 13.2

The Mavericks have averaged 5.7 turnovers per game (257 turnovers/45 games) in the second half this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 6.6

The Mavericks have averaged 11.6 turnovers per game (523 turnovers/45 games) this season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 13.2

Brooklyn Nets Offensive Stats & Trends

The Nets averaged 1.36 points per shot (8,412 points/6,197 shots) last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.27

The Nets averaged 0.57 points per possession (8,412 points/15,414 possessions) last season — tied for best among NBA teams; League Avg: 0.54

The Nets had a TS% of 54% last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 51%

The Nets have averaged 1.33 points per shot (13,129 points/9,889 shots) since the start of the 2020-21 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.25

Dallas Mavericks Defensive Stats & Trends

The Mavericks averaged 6.2 steals per game (450 steals/72 games) last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.5

The Mavericks have averaged 3.8 blocks per game (173 blocks/45 games) this season — tied for 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

The Mavericks have averaged 4.1 blocks per game (484 blocks/117 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.9

The Mavericks have averaged 6.7 steals per game (397 steals/59 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6

Brooklyn Nets Defensive Stats & Trends

The Nets averaged 6.6 steals per game (473 steals/72 games) last season — tied for 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.5

The Nets blocked 372 shots last season — 7th most among NBA teams

The Nets have blocked 237 shots this season — 7th most among NBA teams

The Nets have averaged 6.7 steals per game (381 steals/57 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6


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