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DAL vs UTA Dream11 Prediction NBA Live Fantasy Basketball Dream11 Team, Top Picks and Tips for Dallas Mavericks vs Utah Jazz

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DAL vs UTA Dream11: Hey NBA fans, how are you all doing? The Regular Season is steadily coming to an end and it is sad in a way that we will keep saying goodbye to teams one by one. As the Regular Season will end, we will say farewell to ten teams who kept us entertained all season long. Then we will see two teams part away after the Play-in tournament, which will spell the beginning of the Playoffs. And in the Playoffs, we see the number of teams decreasing at a fast pace. And there is a high chance that the two teams who clash here in Dallas Mavericks and Utah Jazz may end up clashing in the Playoffs during the First Round.

The Mavs have done a great job of building a defensive identity and although they can have some offensive issues from time to time, they are still going to be a tough nut to crack during the Postseason. With Luka Doncic at the helm, the supply of scoring is never on the short end and the Mavericks can be a force down the line with their ability to close out games.

The Jazz has been losing their way quite a bit these days and without Bojan Bogdanovic, their offense is suffering. Although Donovan Mitchell keeps on putting up points, the team balance has been rather off these days. The current road trip has surely been painful for the team and let us see how the team responds with a few games remaining.

Host: Dallas Mavericks
Visitors: Utah Jazz
Match Timing: 28 March, @ 05:00 AM
Venue: American Airlines Center

NBA Projections, Stats & Analysis

The Mavericks enter the game after a 96:115 loss against the Timberwolves, with most of their major offensive options apart from Doncic, shooting below 33%

Although the Mavs lost in the last game, they are still in play to notch the fourth spot in the West and they are in the tight race against the Jazz as of now for the ranking. However, this isn’t to imply that the squads below them in Timberwolves and Nuggets are that far away, but yes, these two teams have identical records before entering the game. The Mavericks have been stellar at home so they will give a tough battle to the Jazz and their defense can be highly effective for long stretches. They surely have a strong Point Guard position with Doncic being a high-scoring all-around threat, Dinwiddie has been doing his job off the bench while Brunson can also be a strong scorer. Bullock, Finney-Smith, and Powell have done well as supporting offensive players but Bullock will need to up the ante a bit. Maxi Kleber has brought a lot of physicality off the bench and the Mavericks have a terrific squad overall.

The Jazz offense continued to struggle as they lost 101:107 to the Hornets despite Mitchell scoring 26 points

Bojan Bogdanovic supplied 15+ points on a regular basis, kept a perimeter defender busy with his well-versed offensive game, and made life easier for the rest of the team on offense. Ever since he has been injured, the team’s offense has collapsed a bit despite Mitchell scoring 30+ continuously and Clarkson dipping around 20 points regularly. Royce O’ Neale is not an assertive offensive player while Gobert is usually scoring in the paint. Mike Conley has been not as effective as prior seasons in terms of being a high-yielding scoring option but he has still a lot of value on both ends. Overall, thee Jazz need a huge boost at this point or they will lose the grasp of the fourth spot and will end up playing four games away from home in the first round potentially against the Mavericks.

Dallas Mavericks (5th in West) | Utah Jazz (4th in West)
Games: 74 | 74
Wins: 45 | 45
Defeats: 29 | 39

Dallas Mavericks vs Utah Jazz NBA Live, Team News and Lineups

Dallas Mavericks Team News

  • Theo Pinson is OUT for the match
  • Tim Hardaway Jr. is OUT for the game and MAY be done for the season.
  • Sterling Brown is OUT for the match.
  • Trey Burke is QUESTIONABLE for the game
  • Davis Bertans is OUT For the game

Mavericks Expected Starting Five
Big Forward: PF: Dorian Finney-Smith
Middle: C: Dwight Powell
Guards: PG: Jalen Brunson | PG: Spencer Dinwiddie | PG: Luka Doncic

BENCH: Josh Green, Reggie Bullock, Sterling Brown, Marquesse Chriss, Maxi Kleber, Frank Ntilikina, Boban Marajanovic, Trey Burke.

Utah Jazz Team News

  • Udoka Azubuike remains OUT for the game.
  • Bojan Bogdanoviccontinues to be OUT.
  • Danuel House Jr. is OUT for the battle.
  • Hassan Whiteside is QUESTIONABLE for the game

Jazz Expected Starting Five
Frontline: F: Juancho Hernangomez | PF: Royce O’Neale | C: Rudy Gobert
Guards: SG: Donovan Mitchell | PG: Mike Conley

BENCH: Jordan Clarkson, Rudy Gay, Eric Paschall, Trent Forrest, Nickeil Alexander-Walker
, Hassan Whiteside.

NBA Scores, Fantasy Basketball Top Picks

Luka Doncic(DAL)
Points: 24
Rebounds: 10
Assists: 08
Steals: 01
All-around threat Luka is surely one of the best clutch players and brings a lot to the table but has cooled off a bit after lodging big scoring nights earlier. I expect 27-33 points, 6-10 rebounds, and 6-10 assists range here. He is usually the favorite for Star/Pro Player in the Dream 11 NBA Fantasy scenario.
Expected Fantasy Points Range: 40-63

Donovan Mitchell(UTA)
Points: 26
Rebounds: 03
Assists: 07
Steals: 01
Off-guard Donovan has had another solid offensive season and he has also done well in terms of picking his playmaking. The Guard has mostly been in 30+ points and 3+ assists range these days.
Expected Fantasy Points Range: 34-47

Spencer Dinwiddie(DAL)
Points: 11
Rebounds: 02
Assists: 05
Blocks: 01
Guard Spencer was having a horrible season with the Wizards but his time with the Mavericks has been just the opposite. He has mostly been in 17-23 points and 4-6 assists range.
Expected Fantasy Points Range: 20-32

Rudy Gobert(UTA)
Points: 11
Rebounds: 19
Assists: 01
Blocks: 01
Center Gobert continues to be a major presence on the defensive end and rebounding end while also being a decent inside scorer. He has mostly been in 11-14 points, 9+ rebounds, and 1-4 blocks range these days.
Expected Fantasy Points Range: 25-37

Jalen Brunson(DAL)
Points: 11
Rebounds: 06
Assists: 01
Steals: 01
Creative lefty guard Jalen’s number has been down JUST A BIT since Dinwiddie has arrived but he is still an effective option. The Guard has mostly been in the 11-16 points range.
Expected Fantasy Points Range: 18-26

Jordan Clarkson(UTA)
Points: 19
Rebounds: 03
Assists: 04
Blocks: 01
Guard Clarkson has been an offensive factor off the bench and he has had some strong nights, bringing quality isolation scoring. Clarkson has mostly been in the 19-23 points range.
Expected Fantasy Points Range: 24-33

DAL vs UTA DREAM11 LINEUP BALANCERS

  • Dorian Finney-Smith(DAL) had 7 points, 4 rebounds, 2 blocks in the last game. Defensive Forward Dorian has done well on both end and he has mostly been in 8-14 points and 4-7 rebounds range.
  • Mike Conley(UTA) had 11 points, 6 assists, 2 rebounds, 3 steals in the last game. Veteran guard Mike’s numbers are down compared to last season, and he has mostly managed 8-11 points, 4-7 assists, and 1-3 steals range,
  • Dwight Powell(DAL) had 13 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 block in the last game. Athletic Center Dwight has picked up his scoring in the second half of the season, mostly being in 13-14 points and 4-8 rebounds range.
  • Royce O’ Neale(UTA) had 6 points, 2 assists, 2 rebounds, 1 steal in the last game. Royce is mostly a defensive presence, mostly been in 5-6 points, 3-5 rebounds, and 1-2 steals range.
  • Juancho Hernangomez(UTA) had 14 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assist in the last game. Juancho is starting in absence of Bogdanovic, mostly being in 2-6 points and 4-7 rebounds range.
  • Maxi Kleber(DAL) had 9 points, 6 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal in the last game. Defensive-minded and stellar rebounding Forward Maxi has mostly been in 6-9 points and 5-9 rebounds range these days.
  • Reggie Bullock(DAL) had 2 points, 8 rebounds, 3 assists in the last game. The defensive wing has been a bit inefficient compared to earlier, mostly being in 5-8 points range while grabbing around 5 rebounds regularly.
  • Rudy Gay(UTA) had 3 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist in the last game. Wing Gay has mostly been in 5-9 points and 3-5 rebounds range.
  • Eric Paschall(UTA) had 11 points, 2 rebounds, 1 assist in the last game. Forward Paschall has nabbed minutes with Hassan being out, usually scoring around 11 points without him but if he plays, these numbers can potentially be slashed.
  • Jaylen Nowell(UTA) had 10 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists in the last game. High-performing guard Jaylen has mostly been in the 10-16 points range.

DAL vs UTA Dream11 Team

PG: J Clarkson, D Mitchell(PP), L Doncic(SP)
SG: M Conley
SF: D Finney-Smith

PF: J Hernangomez, R Bullock
C:    D Powell

Where to watch NBA Live Score?

Will it not be fun to see Doncic exchanging buckets versus Mitchell! In an exciting piece of news for India-based NBA viewers, this game can be followed on streaming services JIO TV and Voot, the two designated streaming platforms for viewers in India. But there are six other games? Well, to catch them, head to the NBA League Pass and buy the annual subscription, a mode that can help access all live games while you also can get the full game replay if you can’t catch the live stream. To learn the scores, stats, and news, visit the official website of the NBA.

Shubham Singh

Basketball is an intense sport and NBA has the most varied talents in the world. I like analysing basketball and uncover the nuances that dictate the game.