The Dallas Mavericks will travel to play the New Orleans Pelicans in an NBA pro basketball game slated for Sunday January 25th.
Things get started from New Orleans at 6PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by NBA League Pass Channel.
Dallas fell to 30-14 on the year with the 102-98 home defeat on Friday to the Chicago Bulls as a -6 point wagering favorite. The total went under 203 points. The loss broke a three game win streak.
The Mavericks shot 45% from the field with 6 of 18 coming from three. Dirk Nowitzki had 24 points and seven rebounds hitting on 10 of 15 shots. They get crushed on the glass by a 47-30 rebounding margin. Dallas surrendered 48% shooting to Chicago with 9 of 16 from beyond the arc.
New Orleans improved to 22-21 with the 92-84 road victory on Friday to the Minnesota Timberwolves as a -6 ½ point wagering favorite. The game total went under 196 ½ points. It is now a two game win streak.
The Pelicans hit 50% from the field with 3 of 4 three pointers. Anthony Davis had 21 points and 12 rebounds hitting on 9 of 23 shots. New Orleans held Minnesota to 41% shooting with 2 of 9 coming from the three point line.