Dallas Mavericks vs Milwaukee Bucks 11/18/2023 – Prepare yourself for an electrifying showdown when the Dallas Mavericks (9-3 record), face off against Milwaukee Bucks (8-4). Set to occur at Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee this showdown promises high-stakes basketball at its finest. Will Jason Kidd lead his Mavericks to another victory or can Adam Griffin’s Bucks defend their home court? Both these teams are definitely among the weaker teams in the league. The best NBA betting odds are predicting the Dallas Mavericks to win in this matchup.
|When:||Saturday, November 18, 8:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles, California|
|Stream:||NBA League Pass|
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Jason Kidd vs Adrian Griffin
The Dallas Mavericks have made waves in the NBA with a remarkable 9-3 record, cementing themselves as one of the league’s premier offensive units. At present, they sit proudly atop the Southwest Division standings as proof of their brilliance on the court. Dallas showed their dominance against Washington with an emphatic 130-117 road victory, setting a precedent of success that the rest of their league could emulate.
Tim Hardaway Jr. was on fire, nailing 7 out of 11 three-point shots to score 31 points off the bench in just 27 minutes of playing time. Luka Doncic led with 26 points, 10 assists, and seven rebounds as an All-Star guard for the Dallas Mavericks; Derrick Jones Jr. contributed 20 points with 7 boards to help propel them to prominence within the league and set up an exciting journey ahead.
Bucks Show Off Their Streak and Offensive Brilliance
On the other side of the court, Milwaukee Bucks head coach Adrian Griffin has led his squad on an impressive three-game winning streak. With an 8-4 record and seven in offensive efficiency rankings, Milwaukee Bucks currently rank seventh in the league for scoring prowess. Recently they showed this off by earning a convincing 130-99 road victory against Charlotte. The Bucks made history on Tuesday by hitting 22 out of 45 attempts from beyond the arc and showing an outstanding 55 percent overall shooting accuracy.
All five Milwaukee starters scored double figures led by All-Star guard Damian Lillard who contributed 27 points. Malik Beasley displayed his sharpshooting prowess by going 6-for-10 from long range, tallying 20 points. Meanwhile, All-Star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo contributed 16 points, nine assists, and eight rebounds for an outstanding team effort. With their offensive firepower propelling them toward facing off against Mavericks this weekend in what promises to be an explosive contest, these Bucks stand ready to compete on all fronts.
As Anticipation Builds for Mavericks vs. Bucks’ Clash
Basketball fans eagerly anticipate an exciting contest between these two NBA franchises that will display skill, strategy, and athleticism on both sides. The Mavericks, led by Tim Hardway Jr. and Luka Doncic’s high-flying offense that gained them a road victory against Washington recently, enter this matchup confident of an intense contest while their opponent, The Bucks boasting three wins out of four thus setting the stage for a great battleground between two formidable opponents with plenty of passion – and viewers can look forward to what promises to be an exhilarating encounter between these teams!
Dallas Mavericks Offense: A Force to be Reckoned With
Dallas’ second-ranked offensive efficiency speaks to their ability to score with ease. Tim Hardway Jr.’s impressive three-point shooting against Washington showed their depth, showing they aren’t solely reliant on their star players for scoring. Luka Doncic added unpredictability by scoring, playmaking, and rebounding all at the same time while Derrick Jones Jr. added depth by contributing off the bench making them an unrivaled force against their opponents.
Milwaukee Bucks on Winning Streak: Display of Offensive Firepower
The Milwaukee Bucks are riding an impressive three-game winning streak, which recently led to their win against Charlotte displaying impressive three-point shooting and overall efficiency. Led by Damian Lillard and Malik Beasley respectively – as well as Giannis Antetokounmpo’s versatility adding another layer to their game, Giannis Antetokounmpo adds yet another dimension, making the Bucks an intimidating opponent for any team in the league.
NBA Latest Odds: MIL -4.5 ; O/U -110
Maxi Kleber of the Dallas Mavericks is currently dealing with a toe injury that will likely keep him off of the court for weeks to come. Both teams find themselves near the bottom echelons in terms of defensive efficiency while holding within the top eight when it comes to tempo – suggesting an over is likely. More compellingly though is betting on Maxi Kleber to emerge victorious on the road; regardless of their defensive challenges, they seem poised for victory here.
Dallas Mavericks Betting Trends
Dallas are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Dallas’ last 5 games.
Dallas are 9-3 SU in their last 12 games.
Mavericks are 13-5-2 ATS in their last 20 games against Milwaukee.
Dallas are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games against Milwaukee.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Dallas’ last 9 games on the road.
Dallas are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee.
Dallas are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Mavericks are 3-8 SU in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Dallas’ last 8 games played in November.
Milwaukee Bucks Betting Trends
Milwaukee are 3-12 ATS in their last 15 games.
The total has gone OVER in 14 of Milwaukee’s last 19 games.
Milwaukee are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee’s last 6 games against Dallas.
Milwaukee are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games at home.
Milwaukee are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games when playing at home against Dallas.
Bucks are 14-3 SU in their last 17 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Southwest Division division.
Milwaukee are 9-3 SU in their last 12 games played in November.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee’s last 6 games played on a Saturday.
Kyrie Irving PG Is upgraded to probable Saturday vs Milwaukee, Foot
Maxi Kleber PF Is out indefinitely, Toe
Jae Crowder SF Is out indefinitely, Groin
Khris Middleton SG Is “?” Saturday vs Dallas, Possible Rest
Marjon Beauchamp SF Is “?” Saturday vs Dallas, Ankle
Chris Livingston SF Is “?” Saturday vs Dallas, Ankle
Dallas Mavericks vs Milwaukee Bucks 11/18/2023 Betting Pick
In what promises to be an electric showdown, the Dallas Mavericks led by Luka Doncic and Tim Hardway Jr. take on the Milwaukee Bucks, riding an impressive three-game winning streak. Even without Maxi Kleber in their lineup, the Mavericks remain formidable contenders against Damian Lillard and Giannis Antetokounmpo as they aim to extend their streak. The Dallas Mavericks will be winning this game per the latest sports betting trends. Sign up today to make your NBA betting prediction!
Score Prediction: Mavericks 122, Bucks 117.