What time does the Charlotte Hornets play the Dallas Mavericks?
The Charlotte Hornets (15-13) stop by American Airlines Center Monday for an 8:30 p.m. ET game against the Dallas Mavericks (13-13). Below, we look at the Hornets vs. Mavericks odds and lines, and make our expert NBA picks, predictions, and bets.
What are the Dallas Mavericks’odds against the Hornets?
Dallas is favored by 1.5 points in the latest Hornets vs. Mavericks odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under is set at 225.5. Before entering any Mavericks vs. Hornets picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
What is the difference between the Charlotte Hornets and the Mavs?
The Mavs are also 23rd in defensive 3-point percentage while the Hornets shoot the highest percentage from behind the arc. Plus, Charlotte has the second-best shot quality while Dallas’ has the second-worst shot quality allowed per CtG.
What to expect from Hornets game against Mavs in 2021-22?
This is the first regular season meeting between the two teams in 2021-22. The Mavs defense will be tested as the Hornets are No. 1 in the NBA in scoring at 115.8 points per game and the No. 1 three-point shooting team at 38.4 percent.
Charlotte Hornets Preview
The Charlotte Hornets will feature a heavily depleted roster in their game against the Dallas Mavericks. With four rotational players sidelined due to COVID-19 protocol, the Hornets’ 8-9 man rotation has faced severe pressure.
Charlotte Hornets Predicted Lineup
G – Terry Rozier | G – Kelly Oubre Jr. | F – Miles Bridges | F – Gordon Hayward | C – Vernon Carey Jr.
Dallas Mavericks Preview
The Dallas Mavericks have struggled to establish a rhythm in the month of December. Going 2-3 in their last five games, the Mavericks will look to end their three-game road trip with a win.
Key Player – Kristaps Porzingis
The Dallas Mavericks will look to their star big man to rise to the occasion against the Charlotte Hornets. Kristaps Porzingis makes up the second part of the Mavericks’ one-two punch alongside Luka Doncic, and for good reason.
Dallas Mavericks Predicted Lineup
G – Jalen Brunson | G – Reggie Bullock | F – Dorian Finney-Smith | F – Kristaps Porzingis | C – Dwight Powell.
Hornets vs Mavericks Match Prediction
The Dallas Mavericks should emerge as the winners in their game against the Charlotte Hornets.
Where to watch Hornets vs Mavericks game?
The game will be locally broadcast on Bally Sports Southwest. The game will be available on the NBA’s League Pass platform too. Fans can also listen to the game on radio by tuning into 97.1 The Eagle.