NBA Matchups  >>  Dallas Mavericks vs. Sacramento Kings Preview 04/05/2013

 
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The Dallas Mavericks and the Sacramento Kings will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Power Balance Pavilion.
Oddsmakers currently have the Mavericks listed as 1-point favorites versus the Kings, while the game's total is sitting at 214½.
Last time out for Dallas, they were a 95-94 loser as they battled the Nuggets on the road. The Mavericks covered in the match as a 7-point underdog, while 189 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Sacramento was a 112-102 loser in its last match at home against the Rockets. They failed to cover the 4-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 214 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Dallas:
Team record: 36-39 SU, 43-32 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Sacramento
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Sacramento
is 14-1 SU in its last 15 games when playing Sacramento
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Sacramento

When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Portland are 7-3
After playing Denver are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3

Sacramento:
Team record: 27-48 SU, 33-41-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Dallas
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing at home against Dallas
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 17 of last 25 games at home

When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Memphis are 5-5
After playing Houston are 0-10
After a loss are 6-4


NEXT UP:
Dallas at Portland, Sunday, April 7
Sacramento home to Memphis, Sunday, April 7