A sweep looms in the horizon but the Dallas Mavericks (60-38) are out to avoid getting embarrassed on their home floor as they host the Golden State Warriors (64-32) at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas, on Tuesday. In today’s game, the Mavericks are a tight 1-point favorite against the Warriors. See more predictions in the Golden State Warriors vs Dallas Mavericks odds and picks in FBR’s NBA Predictions series.
BEST ODDS TO BET ON:
- Underdogs: Warriors +1 (-110)
- Warriors vs Mavericks Over/Under: 215.5 points
The Warriors (49-43-4 ATS) were 4-2 SU in their last six games against the Mavericks and are 5-2 ATS in their last seven matches played in May. The total has gone OVER in eight of Golden State’s last 10 outings when playing on the road against Dallas. The Dubs are 16-3 SU in their last 19 contests against an opponent in the Western Conference.
The Mavericks (56-40-2 ATS) went 4-1 ATS in their last five matches played on a Tuesday, even as they are 13-2 SU in their last 15 contests when playing as the favorite. The total has gone OVER in 13 of Dallas’ last 19 outings against Golden State, even as the Mavs are just 2-4 SU in their last six games.
Golden State is primed to sweep the series after sinking Dallas, 109-100, in Game 3 on Sunday behind 31 points from Stephen Curry and 27 points along with 11 rebounds from Andrew Wiggins. The Warriors are actually looking for their fifth-straight victory in the playoffs, counting their clinching Game 6 win to close out the Memphis Grizzlies in the conference semifinals.
Final Predictions and Picks:
- Spread — 108 Dallas Mavericks – 102 Golden State Warriors
- Over/Under — OVER 215.5 points
A look at last time’s predictions:
Jayson Tatum bounced back from a subpar performance to score 31 points on 8-of-16 shooting, while Derrick White stepped up with the absence of injured Marcus Smart with 13 points as the Boston Celtics crushed the Miami Heat, 102-82, to tie their Eastern Conference finals series at 2-all.
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