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Dallas Mavericks vs New Orleans Pelicans: Don Best NBA Odds & Trends for 5/12/2021

Odds are against Zion Williamson and the New Orleans Pelicans (31-38), who are a 9-point underdog when they take the court against Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks (40-29) on May 12, 2021. A 224-point over/under has been set for the game.

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How to Watch

Time: 9:00 PM EST
TV Channel: BSSW

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Mavericks vs. Pelicans Betting Data

Mavericks vs Pelicans Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Mavericks -9 -110 -110 224 -110 -110

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Mavericks Betting Data

  • Dallas has a losing 34-35 record against the spread this season.
  • The Mavericks are 3-3 as at least 9-point favorites.
  • Dallas and its opponents have hit the over in just 44.9% of games (31 out of 69 matchups).

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Pelicans Betting Data

  • Against the spread this season, New Orleans has a winning record: 35-34.
  • The Pelicans are 3-1 against the spread this season when they're at least 9-point underdogs.
  • New Orleans has hit the over in 39 of 69 games this season (56.5%).

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Point Total Insights

  • Dallas' games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Wednesday's matchup total (224 points) in 30 out of 69 opportunities (43.5% of matchups).
  • In New Orleans' games this year, the competing teams added up to a higher point total than Wednesday's matchup total in 46 out of 69 matchups (66.7%).
  • Together, the two teams combine for 226.9 points per game, 2.9 points more than the over/under of 224 for this contest.
  • These two teams surrender a combined 224.6 points per game, 0.6 more than this contest's over/under.
  • On average, the over/under in Mavericks games is two points fewer than the over/under of 224 points in this contest.
  • Pelicans' games have a total points bet of 229.5 points this season, 5.5 points more than the over/under for this game.

Previous Matchups

In their last 10 matchups, Dallas has won six games against New Orleans, while the Mavericks also perform better against the spread, putting together a 4-2 record ATS in those contests against the Pelicans.

Mavericks vs Pelicans in 2020-21
Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
3/27/2021 Pelicans Pelicans -5.5 224 -218 177 Regular Season 112-103 NO
2/12/2021 Mavericks Mavericks -3 233.5 -145 122 Regular Season 143-130 DAL
3/4/2020 Mavericks Mavericks -6 240.5 -238 192 Regular Season 127-123 DAL
12/7/2019 Mavericks Mavericks -9 232.5 -467 358 Regular Season 130-84 DAL
12/3/2019 Mavericks Pelicans -4.5 233.5 -198 163 Regular Season 118-97 DAL
10/25/2019 Pelicans Pelicans -2 227 -129 109 Regular Season 123-116 DAL
3/18/2019 - Mavericks - - - - Regular Season 129-125 NO
12/28/2018 - Pelicans - - - - Regular Season 114-112 NO
12/26/2018 - Mavericks - - - - Regular Season 122-119 DAL
12/5/2018 - Pelicans - - - - Regular Season 132-106 NO
  • 3/27/2021 DNP - Mavericks: Luka Doncic, Kristaps Porzingis

    Pelicans: Lonzo Ball

  • 2/12/2021 DNP -

    Pelicans: Nickeil Alexander-Walker

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    Mavericks Players to Watch

    • The Mavericks leader in points and assists is Doncic, who puts up 27.9 points per game to go with 8.6 assists.
    • Kristaps Porzingis is Dallas' best rebounder, hauling in an average of 9.1 boards in each contest while scoring 20.2 points per game.
    • Tim Hardaway Jr. leads the Mavericks in three-point shooting, making an average of 3.0 shots per game from beyond the arc.
    • Josh Richardson and Porzingis lead Dallas on the defensive end, with Richardson leading the team in steals averaging 1.1 per game and Porzingis in blocks averaging 1.4 per contest.

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    Pelicans Players to Watch

    • Williamson is the top scorer for the Pelicans with 27.0 points per game. He also adds 7.2 rebounds and 3.7 assists per game to his stats.
    • Steven Adams puts up a stat line of 8.9 rebounds, 7.6 points and 1.9 assists per game for New Orleans to take the top rebound spot on the team. Lonzo Ball has the top spot for assists with 5.7 per game, adding 14.6 points and 4.8 rebounds per outing.
    • Ball is the top shooter from deep for the Pelicans, hitting 3.1 threes per game.
    • New Orleans' leader in steals is Ball with 1.5 per game, and its leader in blocks is James Johnson with 0.9 per game.

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    Injury Report

    Mavericks:

    Tyrell Terry: Out (Personal),

    Kristaps Porzingis: Day To Day (Knee),

    JJ Redick: Day To Day (Heel)

    Pelicans:

    Steven Adams: Out (Toe),

    Lonzo Ball: Out (Thumb),

    Zion Williamson: Out (Finger),

    Brandon Ingram: Out (Ankle),

    Josh Hart: Out (Thumb)

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