Curry and the Warriors take on conference foe Dallas

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Tuesday, March 21, 2023

Golden State Warriors (37-36, sixth in the Western Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (36-36, seventh in the Western Conference)

Dallas; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: The Dallas Mavericks host the Golden State Warriors in Western Conference play Wednesday.

The Mavericks have gone 27-22 against Western Conference opponents. Dallas is last in the Western Conference scoring 42.3 points per game in the paint.

The Warriors are 24-20 in Western Conference play. Golden State leads the league with 29.6 assists per game led by Draymond Green averaging 6.8.

The two teams match up for the third time this season. The Warriors defeated the Mavericks 119-113 in their last meeting on Feb. 5. Stephen Curry led the Warriors with 21 points, and Spencer Dinwiddie led the Mavericks with 25 points.

TOP PERFORMERS: Kyrie Irving is shooting 49.2% and averaging 27.4 points for the Mavericks. Tim Hardaway Jr. is averaging 3.0 made 3-pointers over the last 10 games for Dallas.

Jordan Poole is averaging 20.2 points and 4.6 assists for the Warriors. Curry is averaging 28.2 points and 5.1 rebounds while shooting 50.8% over the last 10 games for Golden State.

LAST 10 GAMES: Mavericks: 4-6, averaging 115.9 points, 38.5 rebounds, 23.7 assists, 5.9 steals and 2.8 blocks per game while shooting 47.7% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 117.5 points per game.

Warriors: 4-6, averaging 118.4 points, 43.6 rebounds, 29.1 assists, 7.2 steals and 5.0 blocks per game while shooting 47.7% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 121.0 points.

INJURIES: Mavericks: Markieff Morris: out (knee), Luka Doncic: out (thigh).

Warriors: Andrew Wiggins: out (personal), Ryan Rollins: out for season (foot), Gary Payton II: out (adductor), Andre Iguodala: out (wrist).


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.