Dallas Mavericks vs Phoenix Suns Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, May 2

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM May 02, 2022, 4:30 PM
  • The Suns are -5.5 favorites vs. the Mavericks
  • Total (Over/Under): 214.5 points
  • Monday, May 2, 2022 at 10:00pm EDT
  • Watch the game on TNT & TNT

The Dallas Mavericks visit Footprint Center to take on the Phoenix Suns on May 2. Tipoff is scheduled for 10:00pm EDT in Phoenix.

The Suns are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -5.5 (-115).

So far this NBA season, the Mavericks are 51-35 against the spread, while the Suns are 48-40 against the spread.

The Mavericks vs Suns Over/Under is 214.5 total points for the game.


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Mavericks vs. Suns Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

 SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Dallas Mavericks+5.5 -105O 214.5 -110200
Phoenix Suns-5.5 -115U 214.5 -110-250

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

  • 51-35 against the Spread (+12.55 Units / 12.98% ROI)
  • 56-32 against the Moneyline (+11.7 Units / 5.76% ROI)
  • 33-53 against the Over for game total points (-25.3 Units / -26.14% ROI)
  • 53-33 against the Under for game total points (+16.7 Units / 17.25% ROI)

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

  • 48-40 against the Spread (+3.95 Units / 4.08% ROI)
  • 68-20 against the Moneyline (+11.65 Units / 3.58% ROI)
  • 45-43 against the Over for game total points (-2.35 Units / -2.43% ROI)
  • 43-45 against the Under for game total points (-6.5 Units / -6.72% ROI)

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Dallas Mavericks: Keys to the Game vs. the Phoenix Suns

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

Phoenix Suns: Keys to the Game vs. the Dallas Mavericks

The Suns are 33-9 (.786) when allowing 12 or more offensive rebounds since the start of the 2020-21 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: .508

The Suns are 20-3 (.870) when allowing 12 or more offensive rebounds this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: .514

The Suns are 35-2 (.946) when scoring 110 or more points this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: .726

The Suns were 29-8 (.784) when they win the turnover margin last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: .552

Injury Report: Suns vs. MavericksMay 2‘s Game, May 2

 

  • Dario Saric (Suns): The Suns announced that Sario has a torn ACL in his right knee.

 

 

  • Tim Hardaway Jr. (Mavericks): The Mavericks announced that Hardaway Jr. suffered a fracture in his left foot.

 

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

Phoenix Suns Offensive Stats & Trends

The Suns averaged 0.57 points per possession (8,300 points/15,190 possessions) last season — tied for best among NBA teams; League Avg: 0.54

The Suns had an assist to turnover ratio of 2.2 (1,939 assists/ 864 TOs) last season — tied for best among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.9

The Suns have averaged 0.54 points per possession (4,839 points/9,461 possessions) this season — tied for 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 0.52

The Suns are shooting 48% (4,946/10,198) since the start of the 2020-21 season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 46%

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

Phoenix Suns Defensive Stats & Trends

The Suns have averaged 36.0 defensive rebounds per game (1,546 rebounds/43 games) this season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

The Suns have 371 steals this season — 6th most among NBA teams

The Suns have averaged 4.2 blocks per game (180 blocks/43 games) this season — 5th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

The Suns have averaged 4.3 blocks per game (249 blocks/58 games) at home since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 5.0


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