Houston Rockets vs Dallas Mavericks Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Mar. 23

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Mar 23, 2022, 12:18 PM
  • The Mavericks (35-24) are -10.5 favorites vs. the Rockets (15-43)
  • Total (Over/Under): 221.5 points
  • Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at 8:30pm EDT
  • Watch the game on BSSW & SportsNet SW

The Houston Rockets visit American Airlines Center to take on the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday. Tipoff is scheduled for 8:30pm EDT in Dallas.

The Mavericks are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -10.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Rockets are 29-42 against the spread, while the Mavericks are 39-31 against the spread.

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


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Rockets vs. Mavericks Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Houston Rockets+10.5 -110O 221.5 -110400
Dallas Mavericks -10.5 -110U 221.5 -110-550

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

  • 29-42 against the Spread (-17.2 Units / -21.73% ROI)
  • 18-54 against the Moneyline (-13.8 Units / -18.69% ROI)
  • 39-32 against the Over for game total points (+3.8 Units / 4.8% ROI)
  • 32-39 against the Under for game total points (-10.85 Units / -13.71% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have hit the 4Q Game Total Over in 38 of their last 60 games (+14.86 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have hit the Game Total Over in 34 of their last 55 games (+12.00 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have hit the 3Q Game Total Over in 28 of their last 51 games (+8.06 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have covered the 1Q Spread in 12 of their last 16 away games (+7.55 Units / 43% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have hit the Team Total Under in 16 of their last 26 games (+7.20 Units / 25% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only covered the 2Q Spread in 19 of their last 61 games (-25.75 Units / -39% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only hit the 4Q Game Total Under in 24 of their last 66 games (-21.20 Units / -29% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only covered the 1H Spread in 22 of their last 63 games (-20.63 Units / -30% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only covered the Spread in 14 of their last 45 games (-20.10 Units / -41% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only hit the 1H Moneyline in 14 of their last 61 games (-19.59 Units / -32% ROI)

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

  • 39-31 against the Spread (+4.95 Units / 6.26% ROI)
  • 44-28 against the Moneyline (+1.8 Units / 1.25% ROI)
  • 25-45 against the Over for game total points (-24.5 Units / -30.93% ROI)
  • 45-25 against the Under for game total points (+17.5 Units / 22.1% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have hit the 4Q Game Total Under in 47 of their last 72 games (+23.79 Units / 30% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have hit the Game Total Under in 45 of their last 72 games (+17.50 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have hit the 2Q Game Total Under in 38 of their last 63 games (+12.62 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have covered the 1Q Spread in 40 of their last 67 games (+12.58 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have covered the Spread in 29 of their last 47 games (+11.45 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only hit the 4Q Game Total Over in 21 of their last 72 games (-30.45 Units / -39% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only hit the Game Total Over in 25 of their last 72 games (-24.50 Units / -31% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only hit the 2H Moneyline in 29 of their last 68 games (-22.30 Units / -24% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only hit the 2Q Game Total Over in 23 of their last 63 games (-18.60 Units / -27% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only hit the Team Total Over in 31 of their last 72 games (-15.93 Units / -19% ROI)

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Houston Rockets: Keys to the Game vs. the Dallas Mavericks

The Rockets are 11-43 (.200) when attempting 25 or more free throws since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .540

The Rockets are 8-32 (.200) when they lose the turnover margin this season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .439

The Rockets were 1-15 (.062) when allowing fewer than 8 offense rebounds last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .512

The Rockets were 6-32 (.158) when scoring fewer second chance points than their opponent last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .458

Dallas Mavericks: Keys to the Game vs. the Houston Rockets

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

Injury Report: Mavericks vs. Rockets - Wednesday's Game, Mar. 23

  • Tim Hardaway Jr. (Mavericks): The Mavericks announced that Hardaway Jr. suffered a fracture in his left foot.
  • Davis Bertans (Mavericks): The Mavericks have listed Bertans as OUT for Wednesday's game (Mar. 23) against the Rockets.
  • Luka Doncic (Mavericks): The Mavericks have listed Doncic as OUT for Wednesday's game (Mar. 23) against the Rockets.
  • Theo Pinson (Mavericks): Pinson hasn't played since Dec. 8 against Detroit. There's no timetable set for his return.
  • Houston Rockets - No Injuries Reported

Houston Rockets Offensive Stats & Trends

The Rockets have averaged 16.3 turnovers per game (751 turnovers/46 games) this season — highest among NBA teams; League Avg: 13.2

The Rockets have 24.5 free throw attempts per game this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 20.8

The Rockets have a 29% free throw rate (1,129 free throw attempts/3,941 field goal attempts) this season — highest among NBA teams; League Avg: 24%

The Rockets have an assist to turnover ratio of 1.4 (1,052 assists/ 751 TOs) this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.8

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

Houston Rockets Defensive Stats & Trends

The Rockets have blocked 304 shots on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — 6th most among NBA teams

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


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