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Luka Doncic and Nikola Jokic square off in a battle of Europe’s best. As the Mavericks take on the Nuggets at home.
Dallas Mavericks vs Denver Nuggets Schedule
Where: American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas
When: November 18, 2022, at 8.30 p.m ET
How to Watch: NBA League Pass
Mavericks vs Nuggets Vegas Odds
Team News and Game Preview
The Mavericks and Nuggets are both coming off losses last night. Dallas fell to Houston 102-92 while the Nuggets fell to the Knicks 106-103.
These two scores can be taken with a grain of salt though; As both MVP candidates, Luka Doncic (34ppg) and Nikola Jokic (20.8 ppg) rested last night for their respective teams.
Denver is 2-2 in its last four games. Averaging 115 points per contest. Dallas is also 2-2 in its last four games while averaging 104 points per contest.
The Nuggets are 7-3 in conference play this season while Dallas is 4-4.
Dallas is second in the league in opponents’ ppg giving up just 106 ppg which is good for second in the league.
Denver on the other hand gives up 114 ppg to opponents on the season, good for 19th in the association.
The key in deciding a winner in this game will be three-point shooting. Dallas shot just 21% (12/55) last night from behind the arc against Houston.
Dallas shoots 33% from three on the season on 40 attempts per game. Look for a regression to the mean tonight.
Denver on the other hand shoots 41% from three on the season on 31 attempts per contest.
Luka Doncic and Nikola Jokic, two of the best European talents in the NBA will look to put on a show tonight as these two teams clash in a battle between two of the top MVP candidates this season.
Mavericks vs Nuggets Prediction
The betting line is hovering around 215 for total points in this contest. The average total points between the two teams show that these two teams should be in the range of 219 total points. Meaning you should take the over.
If picking a winner; Dallas is the favorite at -7 and with Luka back tonight a big game is almost certain from the Don.