Dallas Mavericks vs Houston Rockets 11/24/2019 Spread Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Dallas Mavericks vs Houston Rockets 11/24/2019 – The Houston Rockets (11-5) will attempt to get back into the win column after suffering back-to-back losses against two elite Western Conference teams. Meanwhile, the Dallas Mavericks (10-5) will look to keep riding on the stellar play of Luka Doncic, who has been lighting up the league with monster numbers night after night. Las Vegas betting lines have Dallas coming in a 5.5-point underdog, but the road team brings with a top-tier offense capable of outslugging even the high-octane Rockets.
Dallas Mavericks vs Houston Rockets 11/24/2019
Dallas Mavericks vs Houston Rockets 11/24/2019 Betting Odds
Dallas Mavericks Betting
The Mavericks captured their fourth straight win on Friday after demolishing the Cleveland Cavaliers, 143-101. Luka Doncic recorded another excellent all-around game with 30 points, 14 assists, and 7 rebounds in just 28 minutes. Kristaps Porzingis also chipped in with 17 points on 14 shots, while Justin Jackson came off the bench and fired four triples en route to 19 points.
Players to Watch: Luka Doncic (29.9 PPG, 10.4 RPG, 9.7 APG), Kristaps Porzingis (18.1 PPG, 8.1 RPG, 1.5 APG), J.J. Barea (11.5 PPG, 1.0 RPG, 2.5 APG)
Houston Rockets Betting
After an eight-game winning streak, the Houston Rockets suffered a pair of losses against the Denver Nuggets and the Los Angeles Clippers – two highly-ranked teams and title contenders this season. While it’s too early to tell where this Rockets team will end up come spring, the losses certainly question Houston’s capability of beating elite teams in high-leverage situations.
Players to Watch: James Harden (38.3 PPG, 5.9 RPG, 7.8 APG), Russell Westbrook (21.9 PPG, 7.7 RPG, 6.9 APG), Clint Capela (14.1 PPG, 14.1 RPG, 0.9 APG)
Dallas Mavericks vs Houston Rockets 11/24/2019 Betting Numbers
Dallas is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Houston is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Seth Curry PG Illness is upgraded to probable Sunday vs Houston
Gerald Green SG Foot is out indefinitely
Dallas Mavericks vs Houston Rockets Betting Picks
Online bookmakers are looking to watch this game very closely since it will feature two of the best offensive players in the game today. The showdown between Luka Doncic vs James Harden is going to be fun to watch. Expect these two superstars to put up massive numbers against each other and influence the outcome of the game.
Moneyline: The Mavericks and the Rockets split their regular-season series last season at 2-2. Harden, who is averaging 38.3 points in 16 career games against the Mavs, is poised to deliver another big game for the Rockets, who are 6-1 at the Toyota Center.
ATS: The Rockets covered the NBA spread in five of their last six games. Houston’s four-game regular-season series with Dallas last season saw two games decided by a single-digit and two games ended up in a blowout. In the end, it looks like the Rockets have more juice in their offense to outslug the visitors by at least 8 points.
TOTALs: The total for this game will go OVER 232 points. The Rockets and the Mavericks are two of the best offensive teams in the NBA. They are also averaging a combined 234 points per game this season, assuring that this game will be a high-scoring affair.
Score Prediction: 128-120 Rockets