Dallas Mavericks

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  8. Lineups
  9. Injuries
  10. Rosters
  11. Standings

Expect a Tight Affair

NBA Finals: Boston Celtics (64-18, first in the Eastern Conference) host Dallas Mavericks (50-32, fifth in the Western Conference) in the first matchup of the series.

The Mavericks are capable of staying close to the Celtics here, so we’ll take a chance and wager the underdogs against the spread. There’s an attractive +6.5 available which is priced at -110.

Celtics Claimed 138-110 Win in Previous H2H

Dallas Mavericks won their previous game 124-103. This victory at Target Center against Minnesota Timberwolves was their fifth road win on the spin. Kyrie Irving scored 36 points, with Luka Doncic getting 36 and PJ Washington 12.

Boston Celtics got a seventh straight win in their last game. It was a 105-102 road triumph at Gainbridge Fieldhouse when meeting Indiana Pacers. Jaylen Brown was able to score 29 points, Jayson Tatum had 26 points and 13 rebounds, while Jrue Holiday recorded 17 points.

The last matchup between the Celtics and the Mavs saw the former win. It was a 138-110 scoreline at TD Garden. The Celtics have triumphed in their previous four meetings against the Mavs. On the head-to-head front, it has been 6 wins out of 10.

Dallas Mavericks – Last 10 Games

8 wins and 2 losses in the past 10 games. The Mavs are averaging 109.8 points, 43.9 rebounds, 23.5 assists, 6.1 steals and 5.9 blocks while shooting 48.3% from the field and 73.5% from the free-throw line. The opposition have an average of 104.7 points and 38.5 rebounds per matchup.

Luka Doncic is averaging 29.1 points, 10.5 rebounds, 8.4 assists and 4.0 (44.0%) 3-pointers made.

Boston Celtics – Last 10 Games

The Celtics have won 9 and lost 1 of their previous 10 contests. Averaging 113.8 points, 44.0 rebounds, 24.0 assists, 6.4 steals and 5.2 blocks per game while shooting 48.9% from the field and 80.0% from the free-throw line. Their opponents have an average of 104.1 points and 37.7 rebounds.

Jayson Tatum is averaging 27.1 points, 10.5 rebounds and 5.9 assists, while Derrick White has an average of 3.2 (38.1%) 3-pointers made.

Confirmed Starting Lineups

Dallas Mavericks lineup: Kyrie Irving, Daniel Gafford, PJ Washington, Derrick Jones Jr., Luka Doncic.

Boston Celtics lineup: Jayson Tatum, Jrue Holiday, Jaylen Brown, Derrick White, Al Horford.

Expert NBA Analysis

We’re always monitoring the team news. Combined with the latest form, this helps us secure the best value. Our NBA handicappers also take a data-led approach, with the key numbers proving useful.

Key Mavericks vs Celtics stats:

  • The +6.5 line has been covered by Mavs in all of their last 10 games.
  • The +6.5 line has been covered by Mavs in all of their last 5 games.
  • The +6.5 line has been covered by Mavs in 10 consecutive games.
  • The -6.5 line hasn’t been covered by Celtics in 3 of their last 5 games.
  • The -6.5 line hasn’t been covered by Celtics in 2 consecutive games.

We’re making Dallas Mavericks against the spread our pick for this NBA contest. The betting line is favorably set at +6.5 and you can secure -110 that this happens.

There’s the opportunity to sell points and that means moving the line until you’re happy with the bet. It means a riskier wager but a bigger return on the odds available.

Mavs +6.5 Probability

The sportsbooks are estimating that there is a 52.4% likelihood of this pick winning. Our analysts think there’s a stronger chance of success and calculate the probability to be 55-60%. That means we’re regarding it as a value bet.

Mavericks vs Celtics Prediction

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Player Props

Top Pick: Derrick White Over 3.5 Rebounds -152 bet365 logo

Derrick White (Celtics) has racked up Over 3.5 rebounds in 6 straight games. We think this could be a telling statistic and we’ll wager him to cover the line which is available at odds of -152.


Kyrie Irving Under 24.5 Points -128 bet365 logo

Kyrie Irving (Mavs) has totaled an average of 20.9 points in the past 10 games. It’s anticipated that he might once again fall short of the mark and this Player Points wager is available at -128.

Dallas Mavericks vs Boston Celtics Bet Builder Tips

Spread Mavericks +6.5
Totals Over 217.5
Player Rebounds Derrick White Over 3.5

We’ve got a same game parlay with three options: Mavs +6.5, Over 217.5 and to record rebounds.

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Correct Score Prediction

Mavericks Mavericks logo 109 - 112 Celtics logo Celtics

We’re expecting this to be a close contest and we’ll take the Celtics to win 112-109. This is available at massive odds for those that want to have a speculative wager.

Dallas Mavericks vs Boston Celtics Odds

The odds and lines are updated on a frequent basis. You might therefore find that they are different to the ones listed for the betting predictions and bet builder tips.

Latest Odds Suggest Celtics Win

Sportsbooks’ favorites Boston Celtics are regarded as likeliest victors for this NBA game and the -245 about them triumphing means a 71% chance based on their current Moneyline betting odds. Dallas Mavericks are regarded as a long shot to win and you can currently back them at +200.

The current spread is 6.5 and total points is 217.5. The Totals offers basketball bettors an alternative way of getting involved. If you want to wager Over 217.5, there are odds of -110.

You can back the Celtics to make a fast start and hit the 20-point mark first. The favorites are -160 to achieve this, with the Mavs +130 to win the race to this total.

You can find a wide range of team props and game lines for every contest, with the betting sites creating lots of different options. Check out the pre-game and in-game selections before placing your bets.

Betting Lines & Odds

Luka Dončić Favorite to Score the Most Points

Luka Dončić is the favorite to hit the most buckets. You can get -116 that he scores Over 31.5 points or -114 that he goes Under.

Player Points

Luka Dončić (Mavericks)
Over 31.5
-116
Under 31.5
-114
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Jayson Tatum (Celtics)
Over 27.5
-120
Under 27.5
-110
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Kyrie Irving (Mavericks)
Over 24.5
-103
Under 24.5
-128
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Jaylen Brown (Celtics)
Over 23.5
-123
Under 23.5
-108
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Player Assists

Luka Dončić (Mavericks)
Over 8.5
-147
Under 8.5
+110
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Jayson Tatum (Celtics)
Over 5.5
-100
Under 5.5
-132
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Kyrie Irving (Mavericks)
Over 4.5
-118
Under 4.5
-112
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Derrick White (Celtics)
Over 4.5
-130
Under 4.5
-102
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Player Rebounds

Luka Dončić (Mavericks)
Over 9.5
-100
Under 9.5
-132
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Jayson Tatum (Celtics)
Over 9.5
-135
Under 9.5
+102
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Dereck Lively II (Mavericks)
Over 7.5
-110
Under 7.5
-120
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Jaylen Brown (Celtics)
Over 6.5
+105
Under 6.5
-139
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Micro Betting

Instead of focusing on the overall outcome, some basketball bettors prefer to look at the micro betting lines. As the name suggests, it means placing short-term in-game wagers and this might include Next Field Goal, with the options being for a two-pointer or a three-pointer.

Last 5 & H2H

Team Stats

Latest regular season and playoff games stats.

Dallas Mavericks logo Dallas Mavericks Stats

Boston Celtics logo Boston Celtics Stats

Moneyline

  • 6 wins and 4 defeats in the last 10 games
  • 7 wins and 3 defeats in the last 10 games on the road

Moneyline

  • 9 wins and 1 defeat in the last 10 games
  • 8 wins and 2 defeats in the last 10 home games

Point Spread

Point Spread

Total Points

Total Points

Team Stats - Avg/Game

Team Stats - Avg/Game

Team News

Dallas Mavericks Player Stats & Roster

Player GP MIN TP TA PTS AST 3P REB BLK STL
Luka Doncic 21 40.77 607 173 28.9 8.2 3.1 9.4 0.4 1.8
Kyrie Irving 21 39.92 472 104 22.5 5.0 2.4 3.7 0.3 1.1
PJ Washington 21 35.72 282 28 13.4 1.3 2.2 6.6 0.7 0.8

Boston Celtics Player Stats & Roster

Player GP MIN TP TA PTS AST 3P REB BLK STL
Jayson Tatum 18 40.19 444 108 24.7 6.0 2.1 9.8 0.7 1.0
Jrue Holiday 18 37.61 235 79 13.1 4.4 1.9 5.8 0.7 1.2
Jaylen Brown 18 36.82 433 56 24.1 3.1 1.9 5.8 0.7 1.2

Injuries & Suspensions

Dallas Mavericks Injury Table

Type
Name
Info
Greg Brown
Unavailable

Boston Celtics Injury Table

Type
Name
Info

Starting Lineups

Boston Celtics logo Boston Celtics Confirmed Lineup
0 Jayson Tatum
4 Jrue Holiday
7 Jaylen Brown
9 Derrick White
42 Al Horford
Dallas Mavericks logo Dallas Mavericks Confirmed Lineup
11 Kyrie Irving
21 Daniel Gafford
25 PJ Washington
55 Derrick Jones Jr.
77 Luka Doncic

Previous Dallas Mavericks Lineups

14 Jun NBA Playoffs
Celtics 84-122 Mavericks
12 Jun NBA Playoffs
Celtics 106-99 Mavericks
09 Jun NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 98-105 Celtics
06 Jun NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 89-107 Celtics
30 May NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 124-103 Timberwolves
28 May NBA Playoffs
Timberwolves 105-100 Mavericks
26 May NBA Playoffs
Timberwolves 107-116 Mavericks
24 May NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 109-108 Timberwolves
22 May NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 108-105 Timberwolves
18 May NBA Playoffs
Thunder 116-117 Mavericks

Previous Boston Celtics Lineups

14 Jun NBA Playoffs
Celtics 84-122 Mavericks
12 Jun NBA Playoffs
Celtics 106-99 Mavericks
09 Jun NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 98-105 Celtics
06 Jun NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 89-107 Celtics
27 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 105-102 Pacers
25 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 114-111 Pacers
23 May NBA Playoffs
Pacers 110-126 Celtics
21 May NBA Playoffs
Pacers 128-133 Celtics
15 May NBA Playoffs
Cavaliers 98-113 Celtics
13 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 109-102 Cavaliers

NBA Standings Select Season

East Atlantic W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 64 18 0.78 120.6 109.2 11.4 37-4 27-14 15-2 41-11 7-3 2W
Knicks 50 32 0.61 112.8 108.2 4.6 27-14 23-18 12-5 35-17 6-4 5W
76ers 47 35 0.573 114.6 111.5 3.1 25-16 22-19 8-8 31-21 8-2 8W
Nets 32 50 0.39 110.4 113.3 -2.9 20-21 12-29 5-11 24-28 5-5 2L
Raptors 25 57 0.305 112.4 118.8 -6.4 14-27 11-30 1-15 18-34 2-8 4L
East Central W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Bucks 49 33 0.598 119 116.4 2.6 31-11 18-22 10-7 34-18 3-7 2L
Cavaliers 48 34 0.585 112.6 110.2 2.4 26-15 22-19 11-5 31-21 4-6 1L
Pacers 47 35 0.573 123.3 120.2 3.1 26-15 21-20 11-6 32-20 7-3 1W
Bulls 39 43 0.476 112.3 113.7 -1.4 20-21 19-22 7-9 22-29 5-5 1L
Pistons 14 68 0.171 109.9 119 -9.1 7-33 7-35 2-14 10-41 2-8 1L
East Southeast W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Magic 47 35 0.573 110.5 108.4 2.1 29-12 18-23 9-7 32-20 5-5 1W
Heat 46 36 0.561 110.1 108.4 1.7 22-19 24-17 13-3 32-20 7-3 2W
Hawks 36 46 0.439 118.3 120.5 -2.2 21-20 15-26 8-8 22-30 3-7 6L
Hornets 21 61 0.256 106.6 116.8 -10.2 11-30 10-31 6-10 14-38 3-7 1W
Wizards 15 67 0.183 113.7 123 -9.3 7-34 8-33 4-12 11-41 1-9 6L
West Northwest W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Thunder 57 25 0.695 120.1 112.7 7.4 33-8 24-17 12-4 36-16 7-3 5W
Nuggets 57 25 0.695 114.9 109.6 5.3 33-8 24-17 10-6 33-19 6-4 1W
Timberwolves 56 26 0.683 113 106.5 6.5 30-11 26-15 12-4 37-15 6-4 1L
Jazz 31 51 0.378 115.7 120.5 -4.8 21-20 10-31 5-11 16-36 2-8 1L
Trail Blazers 21 61 0.256 106.4 115.4 -9 11-30 10-31 1-15 8-44 2-8 5L
West Pacific W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Clippers 51 31 0.622 115.6 112.3 3.3 25-16 26-15 9-7 30-22 6-4 3L
Suns 49 33 0.598 116.2 113.2 3 25-16 24-17 9-9 29-23 7-3 3W
Lakers 47 35 0.573 118 117.4 0.6 28-14 19-21 7-10 27-25 7-3 2W
Kings 46 36 0.561 116.6 114.8 1.8 24-17 22-19 10-7 30-22 4-6 1W
Warriors 46 36 0.561 117.8 115.2 2.6 21-20 25-16 7-9 26-26 8-2 1W
West Southwest W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Mavericks 50 32 0.61 117.9 115.6 2.3 25-16 25-16 11-5 31-21 7-3 2L
Pelicans 49 33 0.598 115.1 110.7 4.4 21-19 28-14 9-7 30-22 5-5 1L
Rockets 41 41 0.5 114.3 113.2 1.1 27-14 14-27 9-7 28-24 4-6 2W
Grizzlies 27 55 0.329 105.8 112.8 -7 9-32 18-23 8-8 14-37 3-7 5L
Spurs 22 60 0.268 112.1 118.6 -6.5 12-29 10-31 3-13 14-37 6-4 2W
Eastern Conference W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 64 18 0.78 120.6 109.2 11.4 37-4 27-14 15-2 41-11 7-3 2W
Knicks 50 32 0.61 112.8 108.2 4.6 27-14 23-18 12-5 35-17 6-4 5W
Bucks 49 33 0.598 119 116.4 2.6 31-11 18-22 10-7 34-18 3-7 2L
Cavaliers 48 34 0.585 112.6 110.2 2.4 26-15 22-19 11-5 31-21 4-6 1L
Magic 47 35 0.573 110.5 108.4 2.1 29-12 18-23 9-7 32-20 5-5 1W
Pacers 47 35 0.573 123.3 120.2 3.1 26-15 21-20 11-6 32-20 7-3 1W
76ers 47 35 0.573 114.6 111.5 3.1 25-16 22-19 8-8 31-21 8-2 8W
Heat 46 36 0.561 110.1 108.4 1.7 22-19 24-17 13-3 32-20 7-3 2W
Bulls 39 43 0.476 112.3 113.7 -1.4 20-21 19-22 7-9 22-29 5-5 1L
Hawks 36 46 0.439 118.3 120.5 -2.2 21-20 15-26 8-8 22-30 3-7 6L
Nets 32 50 0.39 110.4 113.3 -2.9 20-21 12-29 5-11 24-28 5-5 2L
Raptors 25 57 0.305 112.4 118.8 -6.4 14-27 11-30 1-15 18-34 2-8 4L
Hornets 21 61 0.256 106.6 116.8 -10.2 11-30 10-31 6-10 14-38 3-7 1W
Wizards 15 67 0.183 113.7 123 -9.3 7-34 8-33 4-12 11-41 1-9 6L
Pistons 14 68 0.171 109.9 119 -9.1 7-33 7-35 2-14 10-41 2-8 1L
Western Conference W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Thunder 57 25 0.695 120.1 112.7 7.4 33-8 24-17 12-4 36-16 7-3 5W
Nuggets 57 25 0.695 114.9 109.6 5.3 33-8 24-17 10-6 33-19 6-4 1W
Timberwolves 56 26 0.683 113 106.5 6.5 30-11 26-15 12-4 37-15 6-4 1L
Clippers 51 31 0.622 115.6 112.3 3.3 25-16 26-15 9-7 30-22 6-4 3L
Mavericks 50 32 0.61 117.9 115.6 2.3 25-16 25-16 11-5 31-21 7-3 2L
Pelicans 49 33 0.598 115.1 110.7 4.4 21-19 28-14 9-7 30-22 5-5 1L
Suns 49 33 0.598 116.2 113.2 3 25-16 24-17 9-9 29-23 7-3 3W
Lakers 47 35 0.573 118 117.4 0.6 28-14 19-21 7-10 27-25 7-3 2W
Kings 46 36 0.561 116.6 114.8 1.8 24-17 22-19 10-7 30-22 4-6 1W
Warriors 46 36 0.561 117.8 115.2 2.6 21-20 25-16 7-9 26-26 8-2 1W
Rockets 41 41 0.5 114.3 113.2 1.1 27-14 14-27 9-7 28-24 4-6 2W
Jazz 31 51 0.378 115.7 120.5 -4.8 21-20 10-31 5-11 16-36 2-8 1L
Grizzlies 27 55 0.329 105.8 112.8 -7 9-32 18-23 8-8 14-37 3-7 5L
Spurs 22 60 0.268 112.1 118.6 -6.5 12-29 10-31 3-13 14-37 6-4 2W
Trail Blazers 21 61 0.256 106.4 115.4 -9 11-30 10-31 1-15 8-44 2-8 5L
NBA W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 64 18 0.78 120.6 109.2 11.4 37-4 27-14 15-2 41-11 7-3 2W
Thunder 57 25 0.695 120.1 112.7 7.4 33-8 24-17 12-4 36-16 7-3 5W
Nuggets 57 25 0.695 114.9 109.6 5.3 33-8 24-17 10-6 33-19 6-4 1W
Timberwolves 56 26 0.683 113 106.5 6.5 30-11 26-15 12-4 37-15 6-4 1L
Clippers 51 31 0.622 115.6 112.3 3.3 25-16 26-15 9-7 30-22 6-4 3L
Mavericks 50 32 0.61 117.9 115.6 2.3 25-16 25-16 11-5 31-21 7-3 2L
Knicks 50 32 0.61 112.8 108.2 4.6 27-14 23-18 12-5 35-17 6-4 5W
Bucks 49 33 0.598 119 116.4 2.6 31-11 18-22 10-7 34-18 3-7 2L
Suns 49 33 0.598 116.2 113.2 3 25-16 24-17 9-9 29-23 7-3 3W
Pelicans 49 33 0.598 115.1 110.7 4.4 21-19 28-14 9-7 30-22 5-5 1L
Cavaliers 48 34 0.585 112.6 110.2 2.4 26-15 22-19 11-5 31-21 4-6 1L
Pacers 47 35 0.573 123.3 120.2 3.1 26-15 21-20 11-6 32-20 7-3 1W
Lakers 47 35 0.573 118 117.4 0.6 28-14 19-21 7-10 27-25 7-3 2W
76ers 47 35 0.573 114.6 111.5 3.1 25-16 22-19 8-8 31-21 8-2 8W
Magic 47 35 0.573 110.5 108.4 2.1 29-12 18-23 9-7 32-20 5-5 1W
Warriors 46 36 0.561 117.8 115.2 2.6 21-20 25-16 7-9 26-26 8-2 1W
Kings 46 36 0.561 116.6 114.8 1.8 24-17 22-19 10-7 30-22 4-6 1W
Heat 46 36 0.561 110.1 108.4 1.7 22-19 24-17 13-3 32-20 7-3 2W
Rockets 41 41 0.5 114.3 113.2 1.1 27-14 14-27 9-7 28-24 4-6 2W
Bulls 39 43 0.476 112.3 113.7 -1.4 20-21 19-22 7-9 22-29 5-5 1L
Hawks 36 46 0.439 118.3 120.5 -2.2 21-20 15-26 8-8 22-30 3-7 6L
Nets 32 50 0.39 110.4 113.3 -2.9 20-21 12-29 5-11 24-28 5-5 2L
Jazz 31 51 0.378 115.7 120.5 -4.8 21-20 10-31 5-11 16-36 2-8 1L
Grizzlies 27 55 0.329 105.8 112.8 -7 9-32 18-23 8-8 14-37 3-7 5L
Raptors 25 57 0.305 112.4 118.8 -6.4 14-27 11-30 1-15 18-34 2-8 4L
Spurs 22 60 0.268 112.1 118.6 -6.5 12-29 10-31 3-13 14-37 6-4 2W
Hornets 21 61 0.256 106.6 116.8 -10.2 11-30 10-31 6-10 14-38 3-7 1W
Trail Blazers 21 61 0.256 106.4 115.4 -9 11-30 10-31 1-15 8-44 2-8 5L
Wizards 15 67 0.183 113.7 123 -9.3 7-34 8-33 4-12 11-41 1-9 6L
Pistons 14 68 0.171 109.9 119 -9.1 7-33 7-35 2-14 10-41 2-8 1L