The Dallas Mavericks (12-14) are 2.5-point favorites as they try to continue a three-game win streak when they host the New Orleans Pelicans (11-13) on Friday, February 12, 2021 at American Airlines Center. The game airs at 7:30 PM ET on ESPN. The matchup has a point total of 233.5.
|Favorite||Spread||Favorite Spread Odds||Underdog Spread Odds||Total||Over Total Odds||Under Total Odds|
Head to Head
Dallas and New Orleans have split the last 10 games they’ve played. The Mavericks hold a 3-1 advantage against the spread when playing the Pelicans.
|Date||Favorite||Home Team||Spread||Total||Favorite Moneyline||Underdog Moneyline||Game Type||Result|
|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|
|3/20/2018||–||Pelicans||–||–||–||–||Regular Season||115-105 NO|
|3/4/2018||–||Mavericks||–||–||–||–||Regular Season||126-109 NO|
Mavericks Betting Information
- Dallas has not performed well against the spread this season, posting a 10-16 record.
- The Mavericks have posted a losing record of 3-8 against the spread when the spread is -2.5 or higher.
- Dallas and its foes have combined to reach or surpass the total in 13 of 26 games this season (50%).
Pelicans Betting Information
- New Orleans has a losing record against the spread, going 11-13 ATS (covering just 45.8% of the time).
- When they are at least 2.5-point underdogs, the Pelicans have not fared well, going 4-6 against the spread.
- New Orleans has combined with its opponents to hit the over in 62.5% of matchups this year (15 out of 24 chances).
- The Mavericks and their opponents have combined for 233.5 points — this matchup’s over/under — in 10 of 26 outings (38.5%) this year.
- New Orleans and its opponents have combined to score more than 233.5 points in 29.2% of their matchups this season (seven of 24 chances).
- The two teams average a combined 9.5 less points per game (224) than this matchup’s over/under of 233.5 points.
- Opponents of these two teams have averaged a combined 226.3 points per game, 7.2 fewer than the over/under in this game.
- The average total the Mavericks have had set in matchups this year is 8.2 fewer points than this outing’s point total.
- Pelicans games this season have averaged an over/under of 225 points, 8.5 less than the point total in this matchup.
- Luka Doncic leads the Mavericks in scoring (27.8 points per game), rebounding (8.7 per game) and assisting (9.3 per game).
- Tim Hardaway Jr. is the top three-point shooter for the Mavericks, hitting 3.2 per game.
- Dorian Finney-Smith leads the team with 1.0 steal per game. Kristaps Porzingis collects 1.7 blocks a contest to pace Dallas.
- The Pelicans leader in scoring is Zion Williamson with 23.8 points per game. He also adds 7.0 rebounds per game and 2.9 assists per game.
- Steven Adams (9.3 rebounds per game) and Lonzo Ball (4.7 assists per game) are the New Orleans leaders in rebounds and assists.
- Ball is tops from three-point range for the Pelicans, hitting 2.8 threes per game.
- Ball is at the top of New Orleans’ steals hierarchy with 1.3 steals per game and Brandon Ingram leads the squad in blocks with 1.0 per game.
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