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    The Los Angeles Lakers (13-19) are 8-point underdogs as they try to turn around a three-game losing streak when they visit the Dallas Mavericks (17-16) on Sunday, December 25, 2022 at American Airlines Center. The contest airs at 2:30 PM ET on ABC and ESPN. The matchup has an over/under of 229.5 points.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Mavericks vs. Lakers

    • Game Day: Sunday, December 25, 2022
    • Game Time: 2:30 PM ET
    • TV Channel: ABC and ESPN
    • Location: Dallas, Texas
    • Arena: American Airlines Center
    Mavericks vs Lakers Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Mavericks -8 229.5

    Mavericks Betting Stats & Information

    • The Mavericks are 16-10 in games they were favored on the moneyline (winning 61.5% of those games).
    • Dallas has gone 3-3 when playing as a moneyline favorite with odds of -343 or shorter (winning 50%).
    • The Mavericks are 11-20-2 against the spread this season.
    • The Mavericks are 1-5-1 against the spread when favored by 8 points or more this season.
    • The average point total for Dallas’ games this year is 9.2 fewer points than the over/under of 229.5 in this matchup.
    • In the Mavericks’ 32 games with a set total, 18 have hit the over (56.2%).

    Los Angeles Betting Stats & Info

    • This season, the Lakers have won seven out of the 22 games, or 31.8%, in which they’ve been the underdog.
    • Los Angeles has a record of 1-3 when it is set as the underdog by +269 or more by oddsmakers this season.
    • The Lakers are 12-19-1 against the spread this season.
    • The Lakers are 1-4 ATS when playing as at least 8-point underdogs.
    • The average point total for Los Angeles this year is four points higher than this game’s over/under.
    • Lakers games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under 19 times this year.

    Mavericks vs. Lakers Season Stat Comparison

    Mavericks Rank Mavericks AVG Lakers AVG Lakers Rank
    23rd 111 Points Scored 115.7 6th
    6th 109.4 Points Allowed 117.8 26th
    30th 38.8 Rebounds 44.8 7th
    29th 7.8 Off. Rebounds 9.4 20th
    3rd 14.9 3pt Made 10.2 30th
    29th 21.7 Assists 24.7 16th
    2nd 12.4 Turnovers 14.1 17th

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Dallas Mavericks Leaders

    • The Mavericks get 32.8 points, 8.3 rebounds and 8.7 assists from Luka Doncic.
    • Doncic leads active Mavericks in three-point shooting, making an average of 2.9 shots per game from beyond the arc.

    Los Angeles Lakers Leaders

    • Anthony Davis’ averages this season include 27.4 points, 12.1 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game.
    • Russell Westbrook records 14.6 points, 6.1 rebounds and 7.6 assists per game.
    • LeBron James hits 2.2 three-pointers per game.

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