Dallas Mavericks (2-0) vs. Memphis Grizzlies (0-3)
Dallas Mavericks vs. Memphis Grizzlies 10/30/23 – At the conclusion of October, Dallas Mavericks (currently unbeaten at 2-0) are set to meet Memphis Grizzlies (who have yet to pick up a victory this season). With each team looking for success and hoping to extend their winning streak or turn around their season, our top NBA free predictions focus on this game that is receiving much-needed attention in basketball circles worldwide.
Mavericks performance through two games has been impressive, averaging 125.5 points per game to be exact and showing an offensive prowess that poses a formidable threat. They made 45.5 field goals on 95 attempts for an impressive 47.9% field goal percentage that illustrates their ability to efficiently convert scoring opportunities. Furthermore, an average 33.5 rebounding per game complements their offensive strategies, maintaining possession and controlling pace effectively.
Conversely, Memphis has averaged 104.7 points over three games, which stands in stark contrast to Dallas. Their shooting percentage stands at 42.9% which may not compare favorably with their opponents; however, their defense has been more aggressive with 9.3 steals and an impressive 7.3 blocks per game proving that while their offense might not be meeting expectations as it once did; their defense nonetheless presents numerous obstacles.
Dallas Mavericks vs. Memphis Grizzlies 10/30/23 Game Info
|When:||Monday, October 30, 2023 at 8:00 PM ET|
|Stream:||NBA League Pass|
Luka Doncic (PG) vs. Desmond Bane (SG)
Luka Doncic of the Dallas Mavericks has been nothing short of outstanding this season. Over his first two games played, he averaged 41 points while pulling down 11.5 rebounds and dishing out 8.5 assists, boasting an assist to turnover ratio of 4.3. His outstanding ball-handling and decision-making have unquestionably contributed to their early success; now comes the challenge of keeping this momentum on the road!
Desmond Bane has also made an impressionful contribution for Memphis since joining as their shooting guard this season, though his stats may have been overshadowed by Luka’s outstanding numbers. Averaging 24 points with 3.3 rebounds and 4.3 assists, Bane has served as an anchor during their early stages while his 1.4 assist-to-turnover ratio suggests there may be room for growth when it comes to decision-making skills.
When these two key players meet on the court, it will undoubtedly be electrifying. Luka’s offensive prowess meets Bane’s aggressive play in an exciting matchup that could very well decide the outcome of any given game. Both will unquestionably have an enormous influence on its development.
NBA Odds/Point Spread: Dallas Mavericks -139, Total Odds: 228
Dallas Mavericks NBA odds of -139 show them as favorites to win, though not by an overwhelming margin. While their confidence may be high in securing victory, their total odds set at 228 point indicate an anticipated combined score for both teams; given Dallas Mavericks’ offensive prowess and Memphis Grizzlies’ tendency toward an UNDER trend in recent games there’s hope of an equilibrium between high scoring Dallas offense and more conservative Memphis numbers.
Dallas Mavericks Betting Trends
Though unbeaten this season, the Mavericks have had difficulty beating the spread recently – going 1-4 against it in their last five games. Their scores often went over, suggesting high-scoring affairs. Their record against Memphis is favorable: 6-1 ATS over their past 7 meetings with them! Yet their struggles on the road could be cause for alarm.
Memphis Grizzlies Betting Trends
Memphis has had their own struggles recently, posting an 4-10 record against the spread in their last 14 games. One striking trend has been an UNDER trend in their games against Dallas at home; this suggests lower scoring games that could provide for potential contests on total points.
Dallas Mavericks vs. Memphis Grizzlies 10/30/23 Betting Picks
Given recent trends and team dynamics, it seems safe to pick Dallas due to their current form and history against Memphis. Betting on UNDER might also be worthwhile given Memphis’ recent low-scoring games.
Luka Doncic’s point total could make an enticing prop bet, given his current form. Diversifying bets and seeking advice from professional multi-handicapper picks is crucial to increasing chances of a win.
Free Pick and Prediction: Dallas Mavericks 118, Memphis Grizzlies 110.