Phoenix Suns vs Dallas Mavericks Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, May 12

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM May 12, 2022, 4:30 PM
  • The Suns are -1.5 favorites vs. the Mavericks
  • Total (Over/Under): 211.5 points
  • Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 9:30pm EDT
  • Watch the game on ESPN & ESPN

The Phoenix Suns visit American Airlines Center to take on the Dallas Mavericks on May 12. Tipoff is scheduled for 9:30pm EDT in Dallas.

The Suns are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -1.5 (-115).

So far this NBA season, the Suns are 51-42 against the spread, while the Mavericks are 53-38 against the spread.

The Suns vs Mavericks Over/Under is 211.5 total points for the game.


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Suns vs. Mavericks Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Phoenix Suns-1.5 -115O 211.5 -110-130
Dallas Mavericks +1.5 -105U 211.5 -110105

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

  • 51-42 against the Spread (+4.75 Units / 4.64% ROI)
  • 71-22 against the Moneyline (+12.05 Units / 3.59% ROI)
  • 47-46 against the Over for game total points (-3.65 Units / -3.57% ROI)
  • 46-47 against the Under for game total points (-5.7 Units / -5.57% ROI)
  • The Phoenix Suns have covered the 4Q Spread in 53 of their last 80 games (+25.56 Units / 29% ROI)
  • The Phoenix Suns have hit the 2H Moneyline in 63 of their last 89 games (+21.20 Units / 13% ROI)
  • The Phoenix Suns have hit the Moneyline in 70 of their last 89 games (+17.90 Units / 5% ROI)
  • The Phoenix Suns have covered the Spread in 50 of their last 88 games (+8.15 Units / 8% ROI)
  • The Phoenix Suns have hit the 1H Game Total Over in 35 of their last 62 games (+7.67 Units / 11% ROI)
  • The Phoenix Suns have only hit the 3Q Game Total Over in 38 of their last 90 games (-16.10 Units / -16% ROI)
  • The Phoenix Suns have only hit the 4Q Game Total Under in 40 of their last 92 games (-15.93 Units / -16% ROI)
  • The Phoenix Suns have only covered the 1H Spread in 27 of their last 64 games (-14.02 Units / -20% ROI)
  • The Phoenix Suns have only hit the 1H Game Total Under in 25 of their last 62 games (-13.17 Units / -19% ROI)
  • The Phoenix Suns have only hit the Team Total Over in 28 of their last 64 games (-13.15 Units / -18% ROI)
  • Against the spread this NBA season, the Mavericks have gone:

    • 53-38 against the Spread (+11.25 Units / 11.01% ROI)
    • 58-35 against the Moneyline (+11.05 Units / 5.3% ROI)
    • 35-56 against the Over for game total points (-26.6 Units / -26% ROI)
    • 56-35 against the Under for game total points (+17.5 Units / 17.11% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have hit the 4Q Game Total Under in 59 of their last 93 games (+25.91 Units / 25% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have hit the Game Total Under in 33 of their last 46 games at home (+19.80 Units / 39% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have hit the Moneyline in 43 of their last 61 games (+17.85 Units / 11% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have covered the Spread in 43 of their last 68 games (+17.75 Units / 24% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have covered the 1Q Spread in 52 of their last 88 games (+14.83 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only hit the 4Q Game Total Over in 30 of their last 93 games (-34.66 Units / -34% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only hit the Game Total Over in 35 of their last 93 games (-26.60 Units / -26% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only hit the 1Q Game Total Over in 39 of their last 93 games (-18.50 Units / -18% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only hit the 2Q Game Total Under in 17 of their last 46 games (-12.77 Units / -25% ROI)
  • The Dallas Mavericks have only hit the 1H Game Total Over in 44 of their last 93 games (-9.81 Units / -10% ROI)
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    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

    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

    Injury Report: Mavericks vs. SunsMay 12‘s Game, May 12

  • Tim Hardaway Jr. (Mavericks): The Mavericks announced that Hardaway Jr. suffered a fracture in his left foot.
  • Dario Saric (Suns): Saric had surgery repair his right knee. There is no timetable for his return, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN.
  • 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 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 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

    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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