Heat at Mavericks - 2/3/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Miami Heat (27-21) at Dallas Mavericks (28-23)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 8:30 pm (American Airlines Center)
The Line: Dallas Mavericks -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: SUN, FSSW
The Miami Heat and Dallas Mavericks meet Wednesday night at the American Airlines Center.
The Miami Heat could use a nice road win after splitting their last 10 games. The Miami Heat are averaging 95.9 points on 46.1 percent shooting and allowing 95.6 points on 43.7 percent shooting. Chris Bosh is averaging 19.2 points and 7.6 rebounds while Dwyane Wade is averaging 18.7 points and 4.8 assists. Goran Dragic is dishing 5.1 assists and Gerald Green is grabbing 2.5 rebounds. The Miami Heat are shooting 32.7 percent from beyond the arc and 74.3 percent from the free throw line. The Heat are allowing 32.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.6 rebounds per game. The Miami Heat have lost seven of their last 11 road games.
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The Dallas Mavericks look for some consistency after splitting their last 12 games. The Dallas Mavericks are averaging 100.6 points on 43.9 percent shooting and allowing 101 points on 44.7 percent shooting. Dirk Nowitzki is averaging 17.5 points and 6.6 rebounds while Wesley Matthews is averaging 12.4 points and 1.9 assists. Chandler Parsons is dishing 2.4 assists and Zaza Pachulia is grabbing 10.9 rebounds. The Dallas Mavericks are shooting 33.8 percent from beyond the arc and 78.4 percent from the free throw line. The Mavericks are allowing 33.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.1 rebounds per game. The Dallas Mavericks have won 10 of their last 13 home games. Deron Williams, Devin Harris and Salah Mejri are questionable.
The Heat are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 Wednesday games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Mavericks are 10-4-1 ATS in their last 15 games playing on 1 days rest and 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 vs. Eastern Conference. The Heat are 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Dallas.
The Heat ar more thn capable of winning this game, but they're coming off a Tuesday loss in which they played zero defense. The Mavs have caught fire at home. Give me Dallas and the low line.