Dallas Mavericks vs Oklahoma City Thunder 12/12/2021 NBA Odds and Picks

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Dallas Mavericks vs Oklahoma City Thunder 12-12-2021 NBA Odds and Picks

Dallas Mavericks vs Oklahoma City Thunder 12/12/2021 – The Dallas Mavericks have been on a bad slump for the past few weeks and they hope to get their winning rhythm back. The Oklahoma City Thunder are their next opponents and will be facing them this coming Sunday, December 12. The tip-off happens at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be held inside the Paycom Center in Oklahoma City. NBCSWA will be the television broadcast partner and the same feed can be seen in NBA League Pass for those who prefer to watch via online live stream. It is seen in NBA betting spreads that the Dallas Mavericks are the favorites to win against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Dallas Mavericks vs Oklahoma City Thunder 12/12/2021

When: December 12, 2021 7:00 PM ET
Where: Paycom Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
TV: NBCSWA
Stream: NBA League Pass

Dallas Mavericks vs Oklahoma City Thunder 12/12/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Dallas Mavericks -5 (-107) 209.5 o (-107) -200
Oklahoma City Thunder +5 (-107) 209.5 u (-107) +165
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Dallas Mavericks Betting

The Dallas Mavericks have been struggling to win only once for the last five games and that pushed their record down to 12-133 and still managed to be the 7th-best team in the NBA Western Conference. After scoring a victory over the Memphis Grizzlies, the Mavs were not able to bring the momentum to their most recent game and lost to the Indiana Pacers, 93-106. Luka Doncic had his usual near-triple double numbers of 27 points, nine assists and nine rebounds against the Pacers while Kristaps Porzingis chipped in with 22 points. Jalen Brunson and Tim Hardaway Jr. came off the bench combining for 29 points.

Players to watch: L. Doncic PG 17 GP 17 GS 34.7 MIN 25.6 PTS 0.8 OR 7.2 DR 7.9 REB 8.6 AST 1.2 STL 0.6 BLK 4.5 TO 2.3 PF 1.9 AST/TO 23.63 PER

K. Porzingis C 15 GP 15 GS 30.3 MIN 19.7 PTS 2.3 OR 5.7 DR 8 REB 1.9 AST 0.9 STL 1.7 BLK 1.4 TO 2.3 PF 1.4 AST/TO 24.31 PER

J. Brunson PG 19 GP 5 GS 28.5 MIN 14.6 PTS 0.4 OR 3.6 DR 4 REB 4.9 AST 0.8 STL 0.1 BLK 1.5 TO 1.8 PF 3.3 AST/TO 19.26 PER.

Oklahoma City Thunder Betting

The Oklahoma City Thunder were on back-to-back wins over the Detroit Pistons and Toronto Raptors at the tail end of their NBA Eastern Conference road trip. This team got halted losing to the hungry Los Angeles Lakers during their return to their home court, 95-116, pushing their record down to 8-17. They are now second to the last in the NBA Western Conference standings and just above the New Orleans Pelicans. Tre Mann was the team’s most efficient scorer against the Lakers providing 19 points off the bench while Josh Giddey had 12 and Lou Dort had 11.

Players to Watch: S. Gilgeous-Alexander PG 19 GP 19 GS 34.9 MIN 21.2 PTS 0.6 OR 4.5 DR 5.1 REB 4.5 AST 1.1 STL 0.6 BLK 2.4 TO 2.1 PF 1.8 AST/TO 17.40 PER

L. Dort SF 20 GP 20 GS 32.8 MIN 16.9 PTS 0.8 OR 3.5 DR 4.2 REB 2 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 1.7 TO 3 PF 1.2 AST/TO 14.32 PER

J. Giddey SG 20 GP 20 GS 29.4 MIN 10.4 PTS 1.6 OR 5.6 DR 7.2 REB 5.8 AST 1 STL 0.7 BLK 2.8 TO 1.8 PF 2.1 AST/TO 13.27 PER.

Dallas Mavericks vs Oklahoma City Thunder 12/12/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Dallas Mavericks

Dallas are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Dallas’ last 5 games.
Dallas are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Dallas are 9-3 ATS in their last 12 games against Oklahoma City.
Mavericks are 8-4 SU in their last 12 games against Oklahoma City.
Dallas are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games on the road.
Dallas are 7-13 SU in their last 20 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma City.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Dallas’ last 7 games this season.
Dallas are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Dallas are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Northwest Division division.

Oklahoma City Thunder

Oklahoma City are 13-6 ATS in their last 19 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oklahoma City’s last 5 games.
Oklahoma City are 2-9 SU in their last 11 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Oklahoma City’s last 9 games against Dallas.
Oklahoma City are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games at home.
Oklahoma City are 13-7 SU in their last 20 games when playing at home against Dallas.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Oklahoma City’s last 10 games this season.
Oklahoma City are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Oklahoma City’s last 8 games against an opponent in the Southwest Division division.
Oklahoma City are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games played in December.

Injuries

Dallas Mavericks

Willie Cauley-Stein C Personal is downgraded to OUT Sunday vs Oklahoma City
Sterling Brown SG Foot is “?” Sunday vs Oklahoma City
Luka Doncic PG Ankle is OUT Sunday vs Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City Thunder

No Injuries

Head-to-Head
Dallas Mavericks Oklahoma City Thunder
10-15-2 Against the Spread 15-10-0
8-16-2 Straight Up 10-15-2
104 Points per Game 99
106 Points Allowed per Game 108
44.28 Offensive FG% 41.2
73.64 Offensive FT% 74.59
32.7 Offensive 3PT% 30.52
46.9 Defensive FG% 44.75
74.73 Defensive FT% 79.71
36 Defensive 3PT% 36.79

Dallas Mavericks vs Oklahoma City Thunder Betting Picks

The Oklahoma City Thunder have their players flashing their potential for the past games but they won’t have enough firepower to last against the Dallas Mavericks. The top online sportsbook has the Thunder as the huge underdogs against the Mavs.

Moneyline: The ML given to the Thunder if they win at home is +165 while the Mavericks as the favorites are -200.

ATS: It is a wide 5 points on the spread with the Mavericks owning the -5 while the Thunder are +5.

TOTALs: The total set for this game is at 209.5 points with the Mavericks going over and the Thunder are under.

Score Prediction: 109 – 107, Mavericks