Dallas Mavericks Season Predictions

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With the season set to start against the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday, Oct 30th, here are my regular season predictions for the Dallas Mavericks.

  • The Mavericks will make the playoffs
  • The Mavericks will win at least 47 games
  • Monta Ellis will shoot over 46% from the field and over 33% from 3.
  • The bench will be top two in scoring.
  • Vince Carter will finish in the top 3 for 6th man of the year.
  • Dirk Nowitzki will shoot at least 50% and average 18+pts a game.
  • Jose Calderon will average 8+ assists a game.
  • Wayne Ellington, Nowitzki, Calderon, and Carter will all shoot over 38% from 3-pt range
  • The Mavericks will be a top three 3-point shooting team.
  • The Mavericks will have an All-Star.
  • The Mavericks will win more games than they lose when the score is within 5 points.
  • Bernard James will not finish the season a Mav.
  • The Mavericks will add another center.
  • Samuel Dalembert will average 8+ rebounds and 2 blocks a game.
  • DeJuan Blair will lead the team in rebounds per minute.
  • Nowitzki will make an All-NBA team.
  • Brandan Wright will average a career high in points and rebounds with 10+pts and 5+ rebs/game.
  • Nowitzki won’t miss more than 5 games this season.

What are your predictions???

Topics: Dallas Mavericks, Dirk Nowitzki

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