The Mavericks have won 7 of the last 10 games against the Clippers but they are only 4-6 against the NBA betting number. Here is a look at the basketball betting matchup between the Mavericks and Clippers.
Basketball betting information tells us that the Mavericks are playing the final game of a three-game road trip. Dallas has not done that well at the Clippers of late, splitting their last four games straight up and losing three of the four against the NBA betting number. The Mavericks lost last month at Los Angeles by a score of 103-92 as basketball betting results showed. They just slipped by the Clippers 100-98 earlier this month as basketball betting stats showed. Dirk Nowitzki had 29 points in that win while Jason Terry added 26 points as basketball betting stats showed. In the Clippers win in November it was Baron Davis scoring 22 points to lead Los Angeles as basketball betting stats showed. Nowitzki had 33 points in that loss as NBA betting statistics showed but got little help.
The Mavericks have been led in scoring by Nowitzki and overall their offense is in the Top 10 in the league as NBA betting stats have it. The problem for Dallas has been their defense which is only in the middle of the league as basketball betting stats show.
The Clippers have been a better team in terms of basketball betting since getting Zach Randolph from New York. Los Angeles has a dangerous lineup when healthy led by Randolph, Baron Davis and Al Thornton. They also have Marcus Camby to play defense. Considering that Dallas usually struggles laying points in basketball odds, the Clippers could get some play in this basketball betting matchup.
Basketball betting stats have it that the teams have gone 2-2 in terms of over/unders in the last four games at Los Angeles.