Dallas (5th - Southwest) at Minnesota (5th - Northwest)

Matchup Details
Fri, Feb 24 - Target Center
TIP OFF - 8:00 PM ET
W/LATSHomeAwayO/U
Dallas 22-3430-26-014-147-2024-30-2
Minnesota 22-3525-32-014-188-1731-26-0
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
REFEREES
Referees not available.
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Dallas
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
PGJ. Barea
Out Fri
Calf
02/22/17
Barea has been sidelined since January with a left calf strain and is expected to miss the next three games.8-5
$+460
6-6
Minnesota
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SGL. Stephenson
Early March
Ankle
02/21/17
Stephenson has a Grade 2 left ankle sprain and will require additional time to recover as a result.1-1
$+0
1-1
PGZ. LaVine
out for season
Knee
02/15/17
LaVine will miss the remainder of the season as he underwent surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee.3-5
$-212
7-1
PFA. Payne
Out indefinitely
Illness
02/08/17
Payne will be sidelined for an extended period of time as he is dealing with a blood disorder known as thrombocytopenia.3-5
$-212
7-1
CN. Pekovic
out for season
Achilles
09/23/16
Pekovic will not play in the 2016-17 season due to lingering Achilles tendon and ankle injuries.22-35
$-883
31-26
NEWS

Covers Preview - Two teams that consider themselves in the hunt for the final Western Conference playoff spot square off when the Dallas Mavericks visit the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday. There are six teams vying for that final spot and the pressure is on teams like the Mavericks and Timberwolves after the New Orleans Pelicans bolstered their hopes by acquiring All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins from the Sacramento Kings.

 
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