Boston Celtics (32-9) vs. Dallas Mavericks (24-18)
Boston Celtics vs. Dallas Mavericks 1/22/24 – On Monday, January 22, 2024, two formidable NBA teams will come head-to-head, pitting Boston Celtics against Dallas Mavericks. Both squads have performed exceptionally, with Celtics holding 32 wins against 9 losses while Mavericks stand with 24 victories against 18 defeats respectively. Basketball fans worldwide eagerly anticipate this matchup; we’ve done our research so as to provide expert NBA insights into this anticipated battle!
The Celtics have scored 120.9 points per game so far this season, displaying their offensive prowess and maintaining an average 47.8% field goal percentage from 90.3 attempts. Beyond the arc, Boston is making 16.2 three-pointers out of every 42.6 attempts resulting in a 39.1% three-point field goal percentage.
The Mavericks have scored an average of 118.5 points per game so far this season, showing their impressive offensive capabilities. They’ve made 42.7 field goals out of 90.5 attempts – an outstanding 47.2% field goal percentage; three-point shooting hasn’t quite kept pace with Boston but still manages an average of 15.1 threes out of 41.1 attempts for an effective 36.8% three point field goal percentage.
Boston Celtics vs. Dallas Mavericks 1/22/24 Game Info
|Monday, January 22, 2024, at 8:30 PM ET
|American Airlines Center
|NBA League Pass
Jayson Tatum (SF) vs. Luka Doncic (PG)
Jayson Tatum has been an integral component of the Boston Celtics this season, playing and starting 38 out of 38 games while averaging 35.8 minutes per game on average. Contributing significantly on both ends of the floor with 27.1 points, 8.4 rebounds per game, 4.4 assists per game as well as 1 steal and 0.5 blocks each night is Tatum’s unique role on their success while his impressive 2.1 assist-to-turnover ratio plays a huge role.
Luka Doncic is at the core of Dallas Mavericks success, playing 36.8 minutes and scoring 33.6 points on average every night he appears. Doncic offers 8.3 rebounds per game as he leads them with 9.2 assists per night and also boasts 1.4 steals and 0.6 blocks each game on defense. But managing turnovers remains his greatest obstacle with an average turnover rate of 3.9 per game played and started.
Jayson Tatum and Luka Doncic’s meeting on the court represents an intriguing matchup of two elite talents with unique styles of play. Their meeting will undoubtedly be one of the highlights of any game and may well determine its outcome.
NBA Odds/Point Spread: TBD, Total Odds: TBD
As yet, betting odds for this game have yet to be released; once available it will be important to carefully analyze them for any possible value bets or opportunities that arise. Keep an eye out on point spread, moneyline, and total odds when making decisions that inform informed choices.
Boston Celtics Betting Trends
The Boston Celtics enter this game with several noteworthy betting trends. They have won four out of their last five games, which indicates they are in good form, yet when it comes to covering the spread on the road they have had an 8-11 record; two of their last five games featured over/under betting scenarios while in home games it has happened 11 of 20 times!
Dallas Mavericks Betting Trends
The Dallas Mavericks have had a respectable but not spectacular recent run, winning two out of their last five games and posting an impressive 12-8 record against the spread on the road, showing they can do well away from home. Like with Boston Celtics, two of their last five games featured overs, but at home 12 out of 22 saw overs hit!
Boston Celtics vs. Dallas Mavericks Betting Picks
Given its unpredictable nature, this game could turn either way, so it may be worthwhile exploring prop bets, over/under options or live betting as it unfolds. When betting, keep a keen eye out for odds as well as trends and statistics available here in best premium weekly tips.
Free Pick and Prediction: Boston Celtics 116, Dallas Mavericks 112.