Suns at Mavericks - 1/31/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Phoenix Suns (14-34) at Dallas Mavericks (27-22)
NBA Basketball: Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 7:00 pm (American Airlines Center)
The Line: Dallas Mavericks -11 -- Over/Under: 201.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSAZ, FSSW
The Phoenix Suns and Dallas Mavericks meet Sunday night at the American Airlines Center.
The Phoenix Suns need a big road victory after losing 10 of their last 12 games. The Phoenix Suns are averaging 101 points on 44.2 percent shooting and allowing 106.8 points on 47.4 percent shooting. Jordan McRae is averaging 12 points and four assists while T.J. Warren is averaging 11 points and 3.1 rebounds. Markieff Morris is grabbing 4.9 rebounds and Devin Booker is dishing 1.5 assists. The Phoenix Suns are shooting 36.9 percent from beyond the arc and 74.8 percent from the free throw line. The Suns are allowing 38.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.9 rebounds per game. The Phoenix Suns have lost 13 straight road games.
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The Dallas Mavericks look for some consistency after splitting their last 10 games. The Dallas Mavericks are averaging 100.9 points on 44.2 percent shooting and allowing 101.3 points on 44.7 percent shooting. Dirk Nowitzki is averaging 17.5 points and 6.7 rebounds while Deron Williams is averaging 13.9 points and 5.5 assists. Wesley Matthews is dishing 1.8 assists and Zaza Pachulia is grabbing 10.8 rebounds. The Dallas Mavericks are shooting 34.1 percent from beyond the arc and 78.3 percent from the free throw line. The Mavericks are allowing percent 33.8 shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.3 rebounds per game. The Dallas Mavericks have won nine of their last 12 home games. Devin Harris is questionable with a toe injury.
The Suns are 4-17 ATS in their last 21 road games and 7-19 ATS in their last 26 games overall. The Mavericks are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 home games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 vs. Western Conference. The Suns are 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Dallas and 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings overall.
The Suns have been fade material for over a month and will continue to be with Bledsoe and Knight out of the lineup. The Mavs by double digits it is.