The Dallas Mavericks battled foul trouble to defeat the Hawks in their last game. Superstar Luka Doncic had his second straight triple-double and third in his last four in the win, despite missing nearly the entire third quarter with five fouls. He is white hot and pushing his way back into the first-team All-NBA conversation.
The Mavs will look to stay hot as they host the Detroit Pistons on Feb. 8 at the American Airlines Center. The Pistons have lost four straight and eight of their last nine games. It won’t be easy on Tuesday night, but Dallas is a significant favorite against the rebuilding Pistons.
The Mavericks have lost two straight games teams near the bottom of the standings. They will be looking to avoid an upset on Feb. 8, and fans will not want to miss the contest. Here is a look at the odds, how to watch, and more.
Dallas Mavericks vs. Detroit Pistons: How to watch
Start time: 7:30 p.m. CT or 8:30 p.m. ET
How to watch: Bally Sports Southwest-Dallas (Mavericks local market), Bally Sports Detroit (Pistons local market)
Watch online: NBA League Pass
Dallas Mavericks vs. Detroit Pistons: Injury report
The Mavs will be without Kristaps Porzingis (knee) and Tim Hardaway Jr. (foot) on Tuesday night. Sterling Brown was upgraded to questionable with foot soreness after missing ten straight games. Maxi Kleber was originally ruled out before being upgraded to probable on Tuesday afternoon.
The Pistons will be without Josh Jackson (back), Isaiah Livers (foot), Luka Garza (G League), Saben Lee (G League), Jamorko Pickett (foot), and Chris Smith (G League) on Tuesday night. Rookie Cade Cunningham is questionable with a hip injury.
Fans should check social media just before tipoff for updates on Sterling Brown and Cunningham, plus any late-breaking information.
Dallas Mavericks vs. Detroit Pistons odds, spread, over/under
According to WynnBet, the Mavericks are 11.0-point favorites as they host the Pistons on Tuesday evening. Dallas is minus-650 on the moneyline, and the over/under for the contest is set at 215.0.
The Mavericks over/under is 112.5, which they have topped in just two of the last 12 games.
Dallas Mavericks vs. Detroit Pistons predictions
Luka Doncic is just too much for the rebuilding Pistons on Tuesday night. The 22-year-old superstar drops 32 points and falls one rebound shy of his third straight triple-double as Dallas cruises to a third straight victory.
The Pistons cover the spread and the game goes under on Feb. 8. Jerami Grant goes off for 25 points as he puts on one final show before the trade deadline. Will his massive game increase his trade value?
Dallas Mavericks fans will not want to miss Tuesday's game, so be sure to tune in and enjoy the contest.