Southwest Division foes square off when the Dallas Mavericks (10-9) visit the New Orleans Pelicans (6-17) at Smoothie King Center, tipping off at 8:00 PM ET on Wednesday, December 1, 2021. This is the second matchup between the teams this season. Want to stream this matchup? Read on for all the info you need, including how to watch on FuboTV.
How to Watch Mavericks vs. Pelicans
- Game Day: Wednesday, December 1, 2021
- Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
- TV: NBA League Pass
- Arena: Smoothie King Center
- Live Stream on fuboTV:Start with a 7-day free trial!
Betting Information for Mavericks vs. Pelicans
Key Stats for Pelicans vs. Mavericks
- The Mavericks put up 104.2 points per game, 5.1 fewer points than the 109.3 the Pelicans allow.
- When Dallas scores more than 109.3 points, it is 4-2.
- When New Orleans gives up fewer than 104.2 points, it is 6-2.
- The Pelicans score an average of 102.8 points per game, just 3.8 fewer points than the 106.6 the Mavericks give up to opponents.
- New Orleans is 4-4 when it scores more than 106.6 points.
- Dallas has a 5-1 record when its opponents score fewer than 102.8 points.
- The Mavericks are the 26th best rebounding team in the league, the Pelicans rank 12th.
- The Mavericks average 9.8 offensive boards per game, 2.0 rebounds fewer than the Pelicans.
- The Pelicans are the 12th-ranked rebounding team in the league, the Mavericks sit at 20th.
Mavericks Players to Watch
- The Mavericks leader in points, rebounds and assists is Luka Doncic, who puts up 25.5 points, 8.2 boards and 8.3 assists per game.
- The Mavericks get the most three-point shooting production out of Doncic, who makes 2.9 threes per game.
- Dorian Finney-Smith and Kristaps Porzingis lead Dallas on the defensive end, with Finney-Smith leading the team in steals averaging 1.5 per game and Porzingis in blocks averaging 1.6 per contest.
Pelicans Players to Watch
- Jonas Valanciunas averages 19.3 points and 12.4 rebounds per game for the Pelicans, making him the leading scorer and rebounder on the squad.
- Devonte' Graham records more assists than any other New Orleans teammate with 4.6 per game. He also scores 14.0 points and pulls down 2.4 rebounds per game.
- Graham hits 2.7 three-pointers per game, the most on the Pelicans.
- New Orleans' leader in steals is Herbert Jones with 1.6 per game, and its leader in blocks is Valanciunas with 0.9 per game.