The Dallas Mavericks square off against the Milwaukee Bucks at American Airlines Center. The Mavericks have found success this year, coming in with a 13-10 record. On the other end, the Bucks are 13 games below .500 on the year and enter the game with a 5-18 record. This game is slated to start at 8:30 pm EST and NBA TV and FSN-SW will be providing coverage of the contest.
The Mavericks are expecting better results after their nail-biting 95-93 loss to the Warriors. Monta Ellis was one of the best players for Dallas, scoring 21 points and adding 5 assists and 4 rebounds. Meanwhile, the Bucks are coming off a bitter 91-90 loss against the Bulls. John Henson stood out for Milwaukee, accounting for 15 points, as well as 8 rebounds and 4 blocks. This will be the second matchup of the season between these two teams, with the Mavericks taking the first game, 91-83. O.J. Mayo was the top overall scorer in the game with 28 points.