The both teams had the difference of 10 match wins in this NBA season till now. The Dallas Mavericks have won 28 games in 65 played NBA season series games. Though, today’s opponent of Dallas, the Raptors have won 38 games in 66 played season series games of the National Basketball Association (NBA). It is the first game between each other in this season.
The Dallas Mavericks failed to win their last match against Phoenix Suns at home 100-98 on Saturday night. Before the Mavericks’ loss, the team had four consecutive wins over Memphis Grizzlies, Oklahoma City, Los Angeles Lakers, and Brooklyn Nets. The last game against Phoenix Suns has led by Dirk Nowitzki with 23 points and 11 rebounds for his team loss. However, the Dallas Mavericks are only 2.5 games behind the Denver Nuggets in the Western Conference for the eighth spot.
The Toronto Raptors have two-game losing streak along with one loss in last five matches. But, the team had six wins out of last ten in this NBA season at present. The Raptors is one of the great teams in this season, but they are can’t able to register their decent performance at this time.
Dallas Mavericks Lineup: Nowitzki, Barnes, Ferrell, Matthews, Curry.
Toronto Raptors Lineup: Ibaka, Valanciunas, Joseph, Powell, DeRozan.
The Dallas Mavericks vs Toronto Raptors match is held at 07:30 pm ET in Air Canada Centre, Toronto, ON.
The Toronto lost their last two games to Miami Heat (104-89) and Atlanta Hawks (105-99) after the win over New Orleans Pelicans 94-87. The last match against Heat had the record with the highest score by Jonas Valanciunas, he scored 10 points and 10 rebounds. The team have the fourth-best record in the Eastern Conference.