San Antonio and Dallas meet for conference showdown
Dallas Mavericks (4-3, fourth in the Western Conference) vs. San Antonio Spurs (2-5, 12th in the Western Conference)
San Antonio; Wednesday, 8:30 p.m. EDT
LINE: Spurs -1
BOTTOM LINE: San Antonio takes on Dallas in a matchup of Western Conference teams.
San Antonio finished 17-25 in Western Conference action and 14-22 at home during the 2020-21 season. The Spurs allowed opponents to score 112.8 points per game and shoot 47.2% from the field last season.
Dallas went 7-5 in Southwest Division play and 21-15 on the road last season. The Mavericks shot 47% from the field and 36.2% from 3-point range last season.
The teams meet for the second time this season. The Mavericks won 104-99 in the last matchup on Oct. 29.
INJURIES: Spurs: Doug McDermott: day to day (right knee), Zach Collins: out (ankle).
Mavericks: Maxi Kleber: out (back), Kristaps Porzingis: out (back), Trey Burke: out (health and safety protocols).