MIN vs LAC Dream11: Dallas Mavericks host Miami Heat at American Airlines Center in a clash between two teams exceeding expectations so far this season. Dallas have climbed up to 3rd on the Western Conference table following an excellent run of results, while the Heat are 3rd in the Eastern Conference going into this match.
Form and recent results:
Dallas Mavericks responded to their shock 106-110 defeat to Detriot Pistons with a 111-122 win away against Detroit Pistons. Luka Doncic had another massive game, as he dropped a magnificent triple-double-scoring 41 points, 11 assists and 12 rebounds in the game. It was Dallas' 17th win of the season and 8th in the last 10 matches.
Miami Heat saw their three-game winning run coming to end following a close 110-113 defeat against Los Angeles Lakers. Jimmy Butler had a team-high 23 points, while Bam Adebayo ended the match with a double-double. Heat are 18-7 on the season and remain 3rd in the East.
Fantasy Basketball – Head-to-head:
Total Games: 65
Dallas Mavericks: 31
Miami Heat: 34
Host: Dallas Mavericks
Visitors: Miami Heat
Match Timing: December 15, @07:00 AM
Venue: American Airlines Center
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Luka Doncic: Th reigning NBA rookie of the year has taken his game ot new and unimaginable heights as he continues to defy odds and expectations.
Points Per Game: 30.4
Rebounds Per Game: 9.9
Assists Per Game: 9.3
Steals Per Game: 1.3
Blocks Per Game: 0.1
Jimmy Butler: The former Philadelphia 76ers superstar is leading the charge for the team and leads with 20.6 points per game.
Points Per Game: 20.6
Rebounds Per Game: 6.9
Assists Per Game: 7.0
Steals Per Game: 2.1
Blocks Per Game: 0.8
Kendrick Nunn: The second-best player for the Heat this season.
Points Per Game: 16.2
Rebounds Per Game: 2.7
Assists Per Game: 3.4
Steals Per Game: 1.0
Blocks Per Game: 0.3
Kristpaps Porzingis: This version of him we are seeing this season still falls shorts of the desired level. But he came back from a long injury layoff, so few suggestions of sluggishness are expected.
Points Per Game: 16.6
Rebounds Per Game: 8.7
Assists Per Game: 1.3
Steals Per Game: 0.5
Blocks Per Game: 2.0
Dallas Mavericks Team News:
Status out: None. No player is listed as “out” by Dallas Mavericks.
Status questionable: Delon Wright has been upgraded to questionable ahead of this game by the Dallas Mavericks, which means, he will be evaluated before the game.
Dallas Mavericks squad: Luka Dončić, Delon Wright, Seth Curry, Maxi Kleber, Dorian Finney-Smith, Kristaps Porziņģis, Ryan Broekhoff, Jalen Brunson, J.J. Barea, Dwight Powell, Courtney Lee, Justin Jackson, Tim Hardaway Jr.
Miami Heat Team news:
Status out: Quite a few players here. Goran Dragic (groin injury), Udonis Haslem (illness), Dion Waiters (suspended) and Justise Winslow (back injury) will be missing the game for the Heat.
Status questionable: Tyler Herro and James Johnson (both illness) will be evaluated before the game.
Miami Heat squad: Jimmy Butler, Meyers Leonard, Bam Adebayo, James Johnson, Kelly Olynyk, Udonis Haslem, Justise Winslow, Duncan Robinson, Kendrick Nunn, Tyler Herro, Chris Silva
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PF: Dorian Finney-Smith
SF: Kristpas Porzingis
C: Dwight Powell
PG: Luka Doncic
SG: Tim Hardaway Jr.
PF: Jimmy Butler
SF: Bam Adebayo
C: Meyers Leonard
PG: Kendrick Nunn
SG: Duncan Robinson
Dallas Mavericks: Seth Curry, Justin Jackson, Maxi Kleber, Jalen Brunson, Ryan Broekhoff
Miami Heat: Derrick Jones Jr., Tyler Herro, Kelly Olynyk, Chris Silva