These two basketball teams will face off in a pivotal Game 6 of this best-of-seven series on Thursday night, with tip-off set for 10 p.m. ET at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Dallas Mavericks lead this series over the Utah Jazz 3-2. Utah is looking to force a Game 7; meanwhile, Dallas is looking to advance to the second round for the first time in over a decade.
The Dallas Mavericks finished with the fourth-best record in the Western Conference with a 52-30 record during the regular season. Dallas’s head coach is Jason Kidd. The Mavericks have one of the best defenses in the NBA.
The Utah Jazz finished with the fifth-best record in the Western Conference with a 49-33 record during the regular season. Utah’s head coach is Quin Snyder. The Jazz has been very inconsistent on the defensive end of the floor in the series.
Dallas’s overall record against the spread so far this season is 51-34-2, and it is one of the best records against the spread in the NBA.
Utah’s overall record against the spread so far this season is 34-50-3 and it is one of the worst records against the spread in the NBA.
Dallas Mavericks Betting Preview: Looking To Close Out This Series and Advance
Luka Doncic only played in his second game of this series in Game 5 for the Dallas Mavericks, but his effect on the game was so impactful. He was playing like an MVP candidate and making those around him better, and was also highly involved. Doncic scored 33 points on 50 percent shooting, along with 13 rebounds and five assists.
Jalen Brunson scored 24 points in Game 5 for Dallas. This is the third time in this series that he has scored over 20 points in a game. Brunson shot 45 percent from the field and also grabbed five rebounds, recorded four assists, and recorded one steal.
Dorrian Finney-Smith scored 13 points for the Mavericks in Game 5. He shot only 36.4 percent from the field. Finney-Smith grabbed five rebounds, recorded four assists, and recorded one steal.
Utah Jazz Betting Preview: Looking To Force a Game 7
Jordan Clarkson scored 20 points off the bench for the Utah Jazz in Game 5. He shot 60 percent from the field and has been one of the better players in this series for this basketball team. Clarkson also grabbed four rebounds, recorded three assists, and recorded two steals.
Rudy Gobert scored 17 points for Utah in Game 5. He shot 85.7 percent from the field. Gobert also grabbed 11 rebounds and recorded one steal.
Donovan Mitchell only scored nine points for the Jazz in Game 5 and needs to be much better in Game 6 if they are going to stay alive. He shot only 26.7 percent from the field and struggled big time in this basketball game. Mitchell also grabbed two rebounds, recorded one assist, and recorded one steal also.
Dallas Mavericks vs Utah Jazz Betting Odds & Lines
Bet this basketball game on BetOnline.ag. Dallas and Utah is a pk spread. The Mavericks is -108, and the Jazz is -112. The over/under total for this basketball game is 210.5 total points.
Free Betting Pick
The Utah Jazz will win Game 6 over the Dallas Mavericks and force a Game 7. The final score will be 100-98 Utah over Dallas.
Bet Jazz -112 and the under 210.5 total points in this basketball game between these two teams.