Denver Nuggets at Dallas Mavericks Matchup 3/17/2024

The Denver Nuggets (47-20) face the Dallas Mavericks (38-29) on March 17, 2024 at American Airlines Center. The Nuggets are favorites, by 3.5 points, in a matchup featuring a pair of the top players in the NBA, the Nuggets' Jokic and the Mavericks' Doncic. The matchup's over/under is set at 227.5.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Denver Nuggets Nuggets
88
-3 (-110)
-1 (-108)
225.5 pts
231.5 pts
-148
-115
line-movement
Dallas Mavericks Mavericks
83
+3 (-110)
+1 (-112)
+124
-105

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
26-41-1 14-18-1 12-23-0
34-33-1 16-20-0 18-13-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 6-7-0 2-2-0 4-5-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
220.5 to 225 5-9-0 3-5-0 2-4-0 2-3-0 1-1-0 1-2-0
225.5 to 229 7-4-1 5-2-1 2-2-0 6-4-0 1-3-0 5-1-0
229.5 to 235 10-8-0 4-3-0 6-5-0 10-5-0 6-5-0 4-0-0
235.5 to 240 3-6-1 3-3-0 0-3-1 10-9-0 6-5-0 4-4-0
240.5 and over 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 10-9-0 3-5-0 7-4-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
32-34-2 17-15-1 15-19-1
38-30-0 17-19-0 21-11-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 6-4-0 5-4-0 1-0-0 4-3-0 3-2-0 1-1-0
-7 to -10 8-5-1 7-5-1 1-0-0 4-5-0 3-2-0 1-3-0
-3.5 to -6.5 5-6-0 4-5-0 1-1-0 7-8-0 3-7-0 4-1-0
-0.5 to -3 1-4-0 0-1-0 1-3-0 3-4-0 2-1-0 1-3-0
0 to 3 5-6-0 1-0-0 4-6-0 7-5-0 3-4-0 4-1-0
+3.5 to +6.5 5-5-1 0-0-0 5-5-1 11-5-0 3-3-0 8-2-0
+7 to +10 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0
+10.5 or more 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 20-14 58.8% 45.6 110.8
Favorite 43-15 74.1% 48.3 115.5
After Losses 14-4 77.8% 50 113.3
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 20-15 57.1% 45.7 119.8
Underdog 9-18 33.3% 44.4 116
After Losses 15-8 65.2% 60.9 121.5

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
107.7 27.6 27.3 27.8 25
114.3 29.8 29 29.1 26.4
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
109.7 28.1 28.4 27.3 25.9
114.5 28.4 29.5 28.2 28.4
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.1 29.1 29.3 26.6 25.1
122.1 31.4 31.2 31.4 28.1
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.3 28.2 28.6 26.8 26.7
110 27.1 28 28 26.9

Denver Nuggets Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 DEN 107 vs PHO 117 -8.5 224 42.7% 14 10 37.5% 14 43.8% 22 11 44.1% 9
2/29/24 DEN 117 vs SAC 96 -7.5 231 54.1% 11 5 42.9% 15 40% 13 15 34.3% 14
2/9/24 DEN 114 @ LAL 106 +3 230.5 48.5% 7 14 43.8% 12 46.1% 22 10 32% 7
2/5/24 DEN 112 vs POR 103 -15 220.5 48.8% 19 14 42.9% 8 45.9% 15 15 35.5% 13
2/1/24 DEN 100 @ OKC 105 -6 226.5 39.8% 16 12 40.5% 8 42.5% 25 15 42.3% 11

Dallas Mavericks Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 DAL 120 vs IND 137 -5.5 246.5 48.4% 21 9 33.3% 9 53.8% 24 9 46.2% 8
2/29/24 DAL 136 @ TOR 125 +3.5 241 54.2% 21 11 34.9% 14 46.9% 30 12 37.1% 11
2/28/24 DAL 119 @ CLE 121 -4 230.5 52.7% 15 5 42.4% 5 53% 18 9 50% 16
2/10/24 DAL 146 vs OKC 111 +1 239 58.2% 33 11 39.5% 12 38.8% 21 12 36.2% 10
2/9/24 DAL 122 @ NY 108 +6 228 52.4% 23 6 42.9% 8 44.7% 11 14 37.8% 14

Nuggets vs. Mavericks Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Sunday, March 17, 2024
  • Time: 3:30 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: ABC
  • Favorite: Nuggets (-3.5)
  • Total: 227.5

Nuggets vs. Mavericks Matchup Statistics

  • The Nuggets put up just 2.9 fewer points per game (114.8) than the Mavericks allow (117.7).
  • The Nuggets outscore opponents by 4.5 points per game (scoring 114.8 points per game to rank 15th in the league while allowing 110.3 per contest to rank seventh in the NBA) and have a +306 scoring differential overall.
  • The Mavericks outscore opponents by 1.3 points per game (posting 119 points per game, sixth in league, and conceding 117.7 per outing, 22nd in NBA) and have a +88 scoring differential.
  • In home games, Denver is scoring 8.1 more points per game (118.9) than it is on the road (110.8).
  • In 2023-24 Dallas is scoring 1.7 more points per game at home (119.8) than on the road (118.1).
  • The Nuggets' offense has been better over their last 10 games, racking up 116.9 points per contest compared to the 114.8 they've averaged this season.
  • The Mavericks are averaging 121.2 points per contest over their last 10 games, which is 2.2 more than their average for the season (119).

Nuggets vs. Mavericks Previous Meetings

Nuggets vs Mavericks (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
12/18/2023 Nuggets -8 239.5 -345 +275 130-104 DEN
11/3/2023 Nuggets -5.5 229.5 -230 +190 125-114 DEN
2/15/2023 Nuggets -6 228 -215 +185 118-109 DEN
12/6/2022 Nuggets -4 223.5 -180 +155 116-115 DAL
11/20/2022 Mavericks -10 217 -520 +410 98-97 DEN
11/18/2022 Mavericks -10 216 -460 +370 127-99 DAL

Nuggets Leaders

  • Nikola Jokic is averaging 26.0 points, 12.2 boards and 9.1 assists. Defensively, he averages 1.3 steals and 0.9 blocked shots.
  • Michael Porter Jr. is averaging 16.7 points, 1.5 assists and 7.0 boards.
  • Jamal Murray is averaging 20.9 points, 4.1 rebounds and 6.6 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.9 steals and 0.6 blocked shots.
  • Aaron Gordon averages 13.8 points, 6.4 rebounds and 3.3 assists, shooting 56.0% from the field.
  • Reggie Jackson averages 10.0 points, 1.9 boards and 3.7 assists, shooting 44.1% from the floor and 35.4% from beyond the arc, with 1.2 made treys per game.

Mavericks Leaders

  • Luka Doncic averages 34.3 points, 8.9 boards and 9.8 assists. He is also draining 49.4% of his shots from the field and 37.8% from beyond the arc, with 3.9 triples per contest (second in NBA).
  • Kyrie Irving's numbers on the season are 25.4 points, 5.0 rebounds and 5.2 assists per game. He is sinking 49.3% of his shots from the field and 41.7% from 3-point range, with an average of 3.0 treys.
  • Tim Hardaway Jr.'s numbers on the season are 15.9 points, 3.4 boards and 1.7 assists per game. He is sinking 40.9% of his shots from the field and 36.1% from 3-point range, with an average of 2.9 treys.
  • The Mavericks get 10.9 points per game from Daniel Gafford, plus 8.0 rebounds and 1.5 assists.
  • P.J. Washington's numbers on the season are 13.6 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.2 assists per contest. He is sinking 44.6% of his shots from the floor and 32.4% from 3-point range, with an average of 1.8 treys.

Nuggets vs. Mavericks Injury Report

  • Nuggets Injuries: Vlatko Cancar: Out (Knee)
  • Mavericks Injuries: Luka Doncic: Questionable (Hamstring), Dante Exum: Questionable (Foot), Josh Green: Out (Ankle), Brandon Williams: Out (Wrist)