Betting example of Dallas Mavericks vs. Oklahoma City Thunder

Betting example of Dallas Mavericks vs.  Oklahoma City Thunder

Dallas Mavericks (50-32 SU, 52-36 ATS) vs Oklahoma City Thunder (57-25 SU, 50-36 ATS)

When: Tuesday, May 7, 9:30 PM (ET)

Where: Paycom Center, OK, Oklahoma City


Point spread: Valley +3.5/OKC -3.5

Total: 218

Moneyline: Dallas Mavericks +136/-162

Notable injuries


  • Maxi Kleber (outside) shoulder
  • Luka Doncic (probably) Knee
  • Olivier-Maxence Prosper (out) single



Game one of this Western Conference second-round series between the Mavericks and Thunder kicks off at 9:30 PM ET from the Paycom Center in Oklahoma City. TNT will broadcast Tuesday evening’s match on TV. Oklahoma City is the 3.5-point favorite at home and is -162 on the moneyline. The Mavericks are +136 and the over/under line is at 218 points.

Kyrie Irving had a big game for the Mavericks, scoring 30 points and hitting five threes. Luka Doncic also added 28 points and 13 assists. Dallas won the match 114-101 and closed their series vs. the Clippers finished with a 4-2 series victory.

As a team, the Mavericks hit 12 threes on 33.3% shooting from beyond the arc. PJ Washington also added 14 points and hit four threes. Defensively, Dallas held the Clippers to 101 points and 41% shooting from the field.

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had a double-double in the Thunder’s 97-89 win over the Pelicans, as he finished with 24 points and 10 rebounds. With the win, the Thunder clinched the series, winning it 4-0. In the series win, the Thunder were able to take the win on the road.

Offensively, the Thunder hit 12 threes, and both Jalen Williams and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander finished with 24 points. Williams also added eight rebounds and hit two threes. As a team, the Thunder hit 30% of their threes and 42.7% of their shots from the field.

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Dallas is 13-19 as an underdog this season and is the underdog by 3.5 points today. In their matches as underdogs, the average scoring margin is -5.5 points per match.

For the season, the Mavericks have an O/U record of 40-48 and have won the over in three straight games. Today’s cutoff is set at 218 and their games have averaged 231.7 points per game.

In their last game, the Mavericks defeated the Clippers by a score of 114-101. The O/U line for that game was 209 points. Dallas covered the spread as an 8-point favorite.

Dallas is 52-36 against the spread this season, including a 29-15 ATS record on the road. They have covered the spread in two straight games and have an average ATS scoring margin of +1.2 points per game on the road.

The Mavericks are currently 5th in the Western Conference with a 50-32 record. Against Western Conference opponents, they are 31-21, compared to 19-11 in non-conference games.

Today, the Thunder look to extend their win streak to 10 games against the Mavericks. In the Western Conference, Oklahoma City is the top seed with a 57-25 record.

Oklahoma City is favored by 3.5 points in today’s game and has become a 51-14 favorite this season. As the favorite, they have covered the spread in three straight games and have an ATS record of 38-27.

In their last game, the Thunder defeated the Pelicans by a score of 97-89. They were favored by 4.5 points in that game and have an ATS record of 50-36 for the season.

The O/U line for today’s game is set at 218 points, and the Thunder have averaged 231 points in their games this season. Their games averaged an O/U line of 231.3 points.

Oklahoma City’s O/U record for the season is 45-40-1, and their last two games have finished below the indicated over/under lines. The current line of 218 is lower than 81 from their previous games.