Los Angeles Clippers vs Dallas Mavericks 10/8/2021 NBA Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Los Angeles Clippers vs Dallas Mavericks 10/8/2021 – The Dallas Mavericks were able to pick up a good win for their first preseason game and they hope that is a good precedent heading on to opening week. The Los Angeles Clippers are going to visit them this coming Friday, October 8 at the American Airlines Arena located in Dallas, Texas. The game begins at 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be shown live on television through the Bally Sports SW-DAL network. NBA League Pass is the best place to catch the online live stream. The Dallas Mavericks are set by NBA betting spreads to have the advantage over the LA Clippers in this matchup.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Dallas Mavericks 10/8/2021
Los Angeles Clippers vs Dallas Mavericks 10/8/2021 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Clippers Betting
The Los Angeles Clippers dropped their first preseason game against the Sacramento Kings, 113-98. The top scorer for this team came from the bench with Brandon Boston tallying 20 points, seven rebounds and two triples. Terrence Mann looked to carry the momentum from last season and he was able to contribute 11 points and three rebounds. Paul George played only 14 minutes in this match and scored 9 points along with Reggie Jackson who had the same contribution. The Clippers have yet to tell the timetable for Kawhi Leonard’s return but don’t expect it to happen soon.
Players to watch: K. Leonard SF GP 52 GS 52 MIN 34.1 PTS 24.8 OR 1.1 DR 5.4 REB 6.5 AST 5.2 STL 1.6 BLK 0.4 TO 2 PF 1.6 AST/TO 2.6 PER 26.09
P. George SG GP 54 GS 54 MIN 33.7 PTS 23.3 OR 0.8 DR 5.8 REB 6.6 AST 5.2 STL 1.1 BLK 0.4 TO 3.3 PF 2.4 AST/TO 1.6 PER 20.6
M. Morris Sr. SF GP 57 GS 29 MIN 26.4 PTS 13.4 OR 0.6 DR 3.5 REB 4.1 AST 1 STL 0.6 BLK 0.3 TO 1 PF 2.1 AST/TO 1 PER 14.51.
Dallas Mavericks Betting
The Dallas Mavericks were able to pick up a win during their pre-season game against the Utah Jazz, 111-101. Luka Doncic played in this match and in 15 minutes, he was able to dominate and tally 19 points, six rebounds, five assists and a steal. Fan-favorite Boban Marjanovic was at his best in the offensive end with 14 points while Carlik Jones contributed 13 points off the bench. Jalen Brunson had a good performance running the Mavericks offense with 10 points and eight assists. Kristaps Porzingis also played in this game and the lanky forward had 7 points.
Players to Watch: L. Doncic PG GP 66 GS 66 MIN 34.3 PTS 27.7 OR 0.8 DR 7.2 REB 8 AST 8.6 STL 1 BLK 0.5 TO 4.3 PF 2.3 AST/TO 2 PER 25.33,
K. Porzingis C GP 43 GS 43 MIN 30.9 PTS 20.1 OR 1.9 DR 7 REB 8.9 AST 1.6 STL 0.5 BLK 1.3 TO 1.2 PF 2.7 AST/TO 1.3 PER 21.33,
T. Hardaway Jr. SF GP 70 GS 31 MIN 28.4 PTS 16.6 OR 0.3 DR 3 REB 3.3 AST 1.8 STL 0.4 BLK 0.2 TO 0.9 PF 1.6 AST/TO 2 PER 15.73.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Dallas Mavericks 10/8/2021 Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Clippers
Under is 5-0-1 in Clippers last 6 games following a straight up loss of more than 10 points.
Mavericks are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games playing on 1 days rest.
Los Angeles Clippers
J. Preston PG Out indefinitely – Foot
No injuries to report.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Dallas Mavericks Betting Picks
The Dallas Mavericks have been fielding their best players while the LA Clippers are giving them limited minutes. The Mavericks are seen as the best bet in the online sportsbook against the load managing Clippers.
Score Prediction: 118 – 108, Mavericks