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Denver Nuggets vs Dallas Mavericks: NBA preview and its predictions

Match Details:

Denver Nuggets vs Dallas Mavericks

15th February 2019

08.00 AM, IST

Venue: Pepsi Center, Denver, CO


Match Preview:

Nuggets have lost 4 out of their last 5 matches, while Wolves has won three matches. Jokic, the Star-pick star making an excellent show in the last few matches. The Wolves is a different team than the one and will head into this game against the Lakers. Mavericks having  Doncic who has been scoring consistently. This will be their 2nd H2H class this season. In their last respective matches, Nuggets team having Jokic who scored 19 points with 13 rebounds and 8 assists. Maxi Kleber, who has averaged 29 minutes and 23 fantasy points over his last three games. With the Nuggets playing two bigs at all times, we could see Kleber top the 30-minute mark again tonight.


Probable Line-Up:

Starters for Dallas Mavericks:

SG- Luka Doncic 
PG- Jalen Brunson 
SF- Tim Hardaway Jr. 
PF- Dorian Finney-Smith
C- Dwight Powell 


Maxi Kleber, Dirk Nowitzki, Justin Jackson, Devin Harris 


Starters for Denver Nuggets:

PG- Jamal Murray

SG- Gary Harris

SF- Will Barton

PF- Paul Millsap

C- Nikola Jokic 


Bench: Plumlee, Morris, Beasley, Craig



Nikola Jokic



Stats of each Position of Player(Acc to team-wise)


He is the best assist provider.

He is best in making steals.

He is a point scorer.


Expected Fantasy Points:

Murray: 33-37

Morris: 20-25

Brunson: 27-32



Best Aspects for Shooting Guard:
* 3-pointer Shooter
* Longer Distances Shooter
* Gains more ball possession


Expected Fantasy Points:

Harris- 20-24

Beasley- 19-22

Doncic- 40-45




Best Aspects for Small Forward:
* Assist Provider
* Grab more rebounds
* Scores more points
* Gains more possession


Expected Fantasy Points:

Hardaway: 22-26

Barton- 25-30

Craig- 8-12




Referred to as the Post Position.

Power forwards play a role similar to that of Center.

The power forward position entails a variety of responsibilities, one of which is rebounding.


Expected Fantasy Points:

Milsap- 32-35


Finney Smith- 20-25

Kleber- 20-25



Best Aspects for Center:
* Guard(Rebounder of the team)
* Better Stealer
* Better shots blocker.


Expected Fantasy Points:

Jokic- 48-55

Powell- 30-35

Plumlee- 20-22

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