Four players out for Mavs on Wednesday
The point spread in tonight’s Mavericks-Thunder matchup at 8:00PM ET has climbed following the announcement that four Dallas players are out.
Wesley Matthews, Dirk Nowitzki, Deron Williams and Chandler Parsons are all out for tonight’s game in Oklahoma City after the Mavs played overtime on Tuesday. All four will rest following the team’s 110-107 loss to the Cavs last night in Dallas.
Not surprisingly the spread for tonight’s game has been adjusted following this news. After the Thunder opened as a 9.5-point favorite, the line has climbed to Oklahoma City -12.5 according to oddsmakers from online sports book RealBet.eu. The total has also been adjusted from 211.5 to 206.5.
Nowitzki currently leads the team in points per game (17.7) while Williams has a team-high average of 5.7 assists. Williams is also second on the Mavs with 14.2 points per game while Matthews is average 12.9 points and 1.7 assists, while Parsons is averaging 9.8 points per contest.