Where: American Airlines Center, Dallas, TX
When: Friday, January 17, 10:30 PM. ET.
The Dallas Mavericks will be going for their fourth consecutive win when they take on the Portland Trailblazers on Friday night.
Trailblazers Going For Third Consecutive WinThe Trailblazers have played well since they snapped their two-game losing streak and have won their last two games. They will be trying to pick up their third win in a row and fourth win in their last six games when they face the Mavericks on Friday.
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Watch #30 – 25 below, then click the link to see the full video. What play do you think made the #1 spot?
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Portland has played well offensively, averaging 111.7 points per game. The team is shooting 44 percent from the field and 35 percent from three-point range. They finished with 117 points in their last game and will need another solid offensive effort to give themselves a chance to win this game.
Damian Lillard led the way for the Blazers with 25 points, seven rebounds, and seven assists. CJ McCollum finished with 24 points and six assists, while Carmelo Anthony added 18 points and 12 rebounds for the Trailblazers.
Portland hasn’t played as well on the defensive end, holding opponents to 113.6 points per game. They gave up 107 points in their last game and will need a similar defensive effort if they want to pick up the win.
Mavericks Going For Fifth Win In Seven GamesThe Mavericks are coming off a perfect week, winning all three of their games since their loss to the Los Angeles Lakers last Friday. They will be trying to keep the momentum going with a win over the Trailblazers, which will give them their fourth win in a row and fifth win in their last seven games.
HE'S BACK 😤— Dallas Mavericks (@dallasmavs) January 16, 2020
After suffering a torn right Achilles tendon on 1/11/19, @jjbareapr fought to make it back to the court. Passing Jason Terry for 6th place on the Mavs All-Games Played list, and recording his 620th appearance in a Mavs uniform, he's making a statement.
Dallas is one of the best offensive teams in the league, averaging 116.6 points per game. The team is shooting 46 percent from the field and 36 percent from three-point range. They finished with 127 points in their last game despite playing on the road on consecutive nights and will need another solid offensive effort to give themselves a chance to win this game.
Luka Doncic led the way for the Mavericks with 25 points, 15 rebounds, and 17 assists. Seth Curry finished with 21 points and one rebound, while Tim Hardaway Jr. added 18 points and six rebounds for the Mavericks.
Dallas has also played well defensively, holding opponents to 109.3 points per game. They gave up 123 points in their last game and will need a much better defensive effort if they want to pick up the win.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Portland is:
- 3-9 ATS in their last 12 games.
- 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against Dallas.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Dallas is:
- 2-1-1 ATS in their last 4 games.
- 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games when playing at home against Portland.